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Apprentice Service Engineer Arburg Ltd

The role is for an apprentice service engineer, this involves installing, commissioning, repairing, modifying and training customers on our range of electric, hydraulic and hybrid machines.

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Closing date: 04 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

  • Working week

    Year 1 Office hours arrive 08.15, depart 16.45 (40 hours not including breaks). Years 2-4 When at customer site in GB hours typically 08.00 start and 9 hours is an average day but can be longer or shorter.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    204 weeks

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001819282

  • Positions

    1 available

A typical day would include driving to the customer site and carrying out the necessary duties such as installing, commissioning, repairing and modifying equipment, in order to meet customer requirements. All work needs to be conducted in a professional manner as all employees are ambassadors or Arburg and are the face of the business.

All engineers you will be working with, are fully factory trained in Germany and can pass on mechanical, hydraulic and electrical/electronic skills in fault finding and repair.

By the end of the apprenticeship it is essential that the candidate to be skilled in the following areas

  • Electrical / Electronics
  • Fluid Power Systems (Hydraulics and Pneumatics)
  • Mechanical Systems

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Have good time keeping skills
  • Be able to work to the highest of standards individually or as part of a team

Personal qualities

We expect our apprentices to be willing to learn, be enthusiastic and have a problem solving attitude with confidence to put across their ideas.

Desired qualifications

Applicants need to have successfully completed  or be precicted to achieve GCSEs with a grade score 4 (C) or higher in at least 5 subjects which must include Maths, English and a STEM related subject or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

As part of the apprenticeship and when the apprentice enters year 2 of the programme, they will be issued with a company vehicle which is also available for private use.

Training in Germany would commence in year 3 or 4 with for typically 12/13 weeks duration.

Things to consider

You need to have a full driving license due to the nature of the role.


About the employer

ARBURG are a leading manufacturer of plastic injection moulding machines, robots and now Additive Manufacturing.

The UK subsidiary serving both the UK and Republic of Ireland and based in Warwick currently employ 10 field service engineers.  The subsidiary acts as a sales, spares and service operation with a showroom for up to seven injection moulding machines.

Employer

Arburg Ltd

Address

Tachbrook Park Drive

Warwick

CV34 6RH

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Training

Training provider

THE MTC - ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TRAINING CENTRE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Mtc

Contact

Julie Mulryan 02476647564 julie.mulryan@the-mtc.org

Level 3 Engineering Technician.

After the first year of training at the Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre the successful candidate will involve working alongside a skilled engineer both at our Warwick facility and at various customer sites around the UK.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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