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Engineering Technician (Estimator) Apprenticeship GUTTERMASTER LIMITED

We are looking to offer the right candidate the opportunity to complete an Apprenticeship as Engineering Technician: Technical Support Technician whilst working as part of the estimating team.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 08 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.38

    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

    Monday - Thursday, 08:30 - 17:30, and Friday, 08:30 - 14:30.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001803211

  • Positions

    1 available

You will learn a variety of tasks and skills related to this position including:

  • Health and safety regulations
  • General engineering/manufacturing mathematical and scientific principles, methods, techniques, symbols, and calculations as required for manufacturing the range of systems supplied
  • Knowledge of aluminium and steel alloy properties and their characteristics
  • Problem solving
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Determining client’s requirement through detailed analysis of construction drawings, bills, and verbal communications
  • Handling incoming enquiries
  • Preparing and submitting quotations
  • Producing manufacturing drawings
  • Document & data control
  • Maintaining and developing existing customer accounts
  • Liaising with customers and suppliers and internal departments
  • Recording quality and quantity checks
  • Increasing sales across product types by building strong relationships with new clients
  • Researching material and labour costs
  • Assembly of engineered components & stocktaking

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience within the building envelope or construction products industry is desirable but not necessary
  • Effective communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, strong IT skills, with ability to quickly learn new systems
  • Excellent organisational skills, including ability to manage own time and meet deadlines
  • Experience with AutoCAD is advantageous
  • Experience within the building envelope or construction products

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail – ‘right first time’ approach
  • Flexible attitude and approach
  • Team player with ability to influence others to ‘get the job done’
  • Self-starter, able to take the initiative and solve problems
  • A thorough, methodical and committed approach to work
  • Ability to juggle several key priorities effectively
  • ‘Finisher’ – does not need chasing or reminding

Desired qualifications

3 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including maths, English and a science.

Future prospects

Full-time employment after completion of apprenticeship. 


About the employer

Guttermaster- A manufacturer of rainwater disposal systems and architectural fabrications.

Fusion Facades- A manufacturer of aluminium rainscreen cladding systems.

Employer

GUTTERMASTER LIMITED

Address

Healey Works

Shawclough Trading Estate, Shawclough Road

Rochdale

OL12 6ND

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Training

Training provider

OLDHAM ENGINEERING GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED (THE)

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Oldham Engineering Group Training Association Limited (The)

Contact

Melanie Bailey 0161 624 5360 recruitment@otctraining.co.uk

Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) – Technical Support
  • Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

Full training provided by the employer and day release to be carried out at OTC.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Jul 2022