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Apprentice Fitter HI-FORCE LIMITED

An amazing opportunity to work for a fantastic company in their busy team developing your skills and knowledge in the Engineering industry. Apply today to become Hi-Force's new apprentice!

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Closing date: 03 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    39 hour week Monday to Thursday 8-4:30 Friday 8-3:30

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

• Learn and be able to competently perform all aspects of assembly of products. • Responsible for the safe operation of machinery and equipment. • Ensure all components are present and correct against the manufacturing route card and apply a sequential and logical approach in assembling the product to the correct drawings and specifications. • All documentation completed accurately and eligibly, anomalies on the bill of materials or non-conformances to be reported to the Assembly Shop Supervisor. • Demonstrate build or assembly techniques if required and safely conduct actions at all times in a professional manner. • Responsible for high levels of housekeeping, not only around own work area but also across the whole department. • Gain a good understanding of the machine shop, logistics, quality and any other operational departments • Carrying out other operational activities as and when required • Carrying out Health & Safety requirements to ensure safe operation of machinery ensuring compliance with safety standards including PPE and SOPs, assisting in risk assessments, highlighting hazards etc. • Contributing to continuous improvement activities. • Ensure compliance with company rules and all Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental requirements.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The capacity to work well with teams/others and contribute to team activities. Ability to learn new skills and or responsibilities. Achieves high standards of work by demonstrating care about customer satisfaction both internally and externally. Results focused. The capacity to listen to others and ensure effective verbal and written communication.

Personal qualities

Ability and desire to learn numerous aspects The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines with a high level of quality standards achieved. Able to work with minimum supervision taking responsibility for the quality and accuracy of the work carried out Proactive in finding solutions to problems and identifying areas for improving the business. Reliable, conscientious and the ability to be a good team worker are essential. Strong work ethic: motivated, proactive and committed Adaptable and dependable

Desired qualifications

Minimum requirement of 5 GCSEs to grade 4 or above or equivalent, including, Maths, English and Science.

Future prospects

On-going training and development to HND or degree level if candidate demonstrates the ability and desire.

About the employer

Hi-Force is the UK’s leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of hydraulic tools. Catering to a wide variety of industries, the product range comprises of over 2,000 products including hydraulic cylinders, pumps, jacks, torque tools, bolt tensioners, hydrotest pumps, puller kits, crimpers and cutters, nut splitters, flange spreaders, Toughlift jacking systems and other industry related hydraulic tools. In addition to supply of high quality products, Hi-Force also offers first class on-site service packages, including short and long term Hi-Force tool rental agreements.





Prospect Way


NN11 8PL

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northampton College


Isobel McColgan 01604 734138

Level 3 Apprenticeship Engineering Fitter Functional Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

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