Apprentice Engineering Fitter 10 Squared
We require an individual to work within our Assembly department. Incorporating Mechanical and Electronic skills to produce final products ready for despatch.
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: 40.00
Possible start date
01 Aug 2022
08 Feb 2022
Level 3 (A level)
The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the Assembly Manager and other team members. This is a practical role and covers all aspects of the assembly process of our products. You will become familiar with using an assortment of tools and work with many different components as our products use the very latest in electronic technology. You will:
- Undertake Mechanical Assembly - Building of our products using Electrical and mechanical Sub-Assemblies. Using a variety of materials/components
- Learn how to follow build instructions and be able to interpret Schematic diagrams
- Learn how to Test Assemblies and Commission Products
- Learn how to Maintain a safe working environment through Health and Safety training and Best Practice
- Learn how to Maintain own tools (provided) and equipment used within the department
Requirements and prospects
- Some engineering knowledge
- Like to work in a team
- Strong work ethic
- Self motivator
You should have as a minimum 5 GCSEs or equivalent at grade 4 or above, including GCSE Maths (higher) at grade 5 or above, GCSE English grade 4 or above, and also a science or technical subject at grade 4 or above.
It is intended that upon successful completion of the apprenticeship it will lead to a permanent full time position.
Things to consider
Must be able to get to our factory located in Pocklington for 8.30am.
Initially you will be contacted by York College to confirm your commitment and suitability for the role. If we are unable to contact you, you will not be considered for the position.
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About the employer
10 Squared is the UK’s leading designer, manufacturer and installer of integrated digital solutions. From digital signage and interactive touchscreen technology to transactional kiosks we can provide either “off the shelf” or bespoke solutions to meet customer requirements.
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by York College
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What will I study?
Fitters may typically have a mechanical, electrical, electronic, control systems, pipe fitting or instrumentation bias or operate across multiple disciplines depending on the type of assembly. To produce or refurbish the components, fitters will interpret drawings/specifications and plan their work e.g. ensuring they have the right tools, equipment and resources to complete the task to the required specification.
Typical Job roles:
Mechanical Fitter, Electrical Fitter, Electronic Fitter, Instrumentation Fitter, Pipe Fitter, Controls and Systems Fitter.
Method of delivery.
A flexible model of delivery will be undertaken based on the employer’s needs e.g. Apprentices attend College two days per week for two years or one day per week for four years and work for their employer for the rest of the time, or attend College on a one-year full-time basis and one day in Year 2, then work with their employer full-time. You will build a portfolio of competence towards the End-Point Assessment (EPA) during the Apprenticeship. Assessor visits will take place at regular intervals throughout the apprenticeship.
How will I be assessed?
Successful achievement of the End-Point Assessment will lead to final certification of the apprenticeship. The assessment, with an independent assessor, will comprise of 3 elements:
- Project: report including evidence and questioning
- Multiple-choice test
- Professional discussion supported by portfolio of evidence
- Qualifications received
- EAL Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (10 unit Performing Engineering Operations). BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
Level 3 (A level)
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