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CNC Machinist Programmer Apprentice Lunn Engineering Co Ltd

This is an opportunity for an apprentice to learn general engineering and machining skills with a view to eventually becoming a CNC Machinist/Programmer. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: 01 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Currently operating on a 4 day working week. Fridays are used for overtime as and when required. Apprentice may be required to work shifts . Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    4 years

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

This is an opportunity for an apprentice to learn general engineering and machining skills with a view to eventually becoming a CNC Machinist/Programmer.

Main duties will include:

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Bench fitting
  • Health and Safety
  • Set & run CNC turning & machining centres
  • Daily/monthly maintenance requirements of machines
  • Solving production/process problems
  • Monitor CNC machines & work in progress
  • In progress quality assurance, including first off inspection
  • Operating & using quality/inspection equipment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Punctual and willing to learn

Personal qualities

  • Good work ethic
  • Have a can-do attitude
  • Good sense of humour 

Desired qualifications

  • Maths, English and IT or any industry specific qualifications at grade score 4/C or above

Future prospects

  • Opportunity to become a skilled CNC machinist

Things to consider

  • Preferable driving license, although they are 4 minute walk from the bus links
  • Regular link to Nuneaton, Bedworth, Coventry

About the employer

Established in 1952, Lunn Engineering Co Ltd is an ISO 9001:2015 certified precision engineering company with over 60 years’ experience in subcontract machining.

Our modern CNC milling and turning facility is situated in Atherstone, Warwickshire and has been fully equipped to enable us to offer our customers the most reliable and efficient precision CNC machining service possible.

At Lunn Engineering, we will tailor our service to meet your specific requirements and provide a highly professional and personalised service based on your needs.


Lunn Engineering Co Ltd


Manor Road Industrial Estate



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mtc


Emma Towers 07980758530

Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • The first twelve months of the programme will be based at the Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre based on Ansty Business Park
  • The second ,third and Forth year you will be Shadowing an experienced CNC machinist, gaining skills and knowledge of setting, programming and machining various components on site at Lunn Engineering

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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