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Apprentice Machinist Tindall Engineering Limited

Designers and manufacturers of the UK’s most extensively tested and approved range of high security locking systems for physical attack, blast, ballistic, and fire performance applications.

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

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Closing date: 08 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

    Monday - Thursday, 08:00 - 16:30 and Friday, 08:00 - 15:30.

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

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

  • Mechanical assembly
  • Drilling operations
  • Milling operations
  • Press brake operations

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication and listening skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Reliable and committed 
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Work as part of a team and also able to work independently
  • Flexible and willing to learn  

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Permanent full-time employment upon completion.

About the employer

Established in 1974, Tindall Engineering are the designers and manufacturers of the MICO range of High Security Multi-Point Locking Systems and Panic Hardware. However, demanding the application, MICO Multi-point Locks can be relied on to give a positive and sure lock. We test our products to the most stringent standards applicable. We also work closely with manufacturers of timber, steel and composite doors to integrate our MICO systems with their products.

This allows us to offer specialist security solutions such as ballistic doors, security doors approved to LPS 1175 and systems for central government security use. Details of our range can be found in the High Security Multi Point Locking Systems, Single & Multi Point Locking Systems for Access Control and Panic Hardware sections.


Tindall Engineering Limited


Unit 8

Laurel Trading Estate, Higginshaw Lane



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Training provider


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


Melanie Bailey 0161 624 5360

The training duration of the Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, machinist pathway is usually 42 months, plus up to an additional 3 months to complete the End-Point Assessment.

Full training will be provided by the employer, with day release to be carried out at Oldham Training Centre. 

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