Engineering Apprentice NEWSHIP GROUP LIMITED
The Apprentice Technician role will provide the opportunity to develop skills in various engineering disciplines and methods with a view to becoming a fully qualified Engineering Fitter. On the job training will run alongside a 42-month college course, delivered on a weekly day release basis.
Closing date: 26 Jun 2022
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 37.50
Possible start date
27 Jun 2022
16 Dec 2021
Level 3 (A level)
The Apprentice Technician role is a hands-on workshop role combining the disciplines of coachbuilding, motor mechanics, fabrication/welding and basic engineering. The Apprentice Technician will be trained the methods and skills to produce flat floor vehicle conversions and the fitment of vehicle extras, initially under the supervision of a qualified technician.
The opportunity to progress to the more complex lowered floor conversions will be given once satisfactory levels of skills and competencies have been attained.
The Apprentice Technician will be trained to be fully compliant with the strict Conformity of Production rules required for volume type approval, and also to consistently ensure a high standard of workmanship adhering to specific measurements, torque settings or testing procedures where necessary.
The Apprentice Technician should show a strong appetite for learning, as technicians are frequently required to work together on vehicles, being able to take direction and work as a team is also essential.
Requirements and prospects
- Good communication skills
- Ability to work well with your hands
- Ability to operate tools & equipment
- Attention to detail
- Ability to use your initiative
- Ability to work well with others
- For all colleagues in the GowringsVersa team, we expect resilience, drive, energy and talent. We expect everyone to be well presented with a desire, character and attitude to succeed
GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English
Fully qualified Engineering Fitter, technician competent of undertaking all aspects of work across the whole range of builds.
About the employer
GowringsVersa Mobility provide wheelchair accessible vehicles of the highest quality and innovative designs. We offer a range of vehicles varying on size, layout and specification, using a variety of engineering methods.
Luminate Education Group
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Leeds City College
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Level 3 Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:
- Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
- Functional Skills in English and maths
This apprenticeship will be delivered through a mixture of college and work-based learning.
Successful candidates will attend our Printworks Campus one day per week to learn the skills/ knowledge required to be successful within this role.
They will also receive a visit once a month in their place of work from their assessor, where delivery will take place on a one-to-one basis.
In addition, learners will need to be allocated 20% of their contracted hours per week to concentrate on any development activities set.
Maintenance and operations engineering technician
Level 3 (A level)
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