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CNC Machinist Apprentice Springwell Engineering Limited

This is an excellent opportunity to become a cnc machinist. This role is aimed at those learners whop have already completed their basic training in the college or training school.

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

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Closing date: 03 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 - Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    4 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

This fantastic opportunity is with a fabulous growing business in Washington; Tyne & Wear. This apprenticeship will provide a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice to learn a vast array of engineering skills assocaited with a cnc machining workshop.

Tasks will include:

  • This Level 3 cnc machining apprentice will learn the many skills associated with a cnc machinist
  • After a period of time the apprentice will then work on the latest high tech cnc equipment
  • They will eventually be responsible for planning and programming the machines
  • They will produce a range of complex components, using a variety of materials for use in a number of industrial sectors; typically offshore oil and gas

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Good timekeeping, the ability to take on board information in a variety of formats and able to communicate effectively with colleagues and team leaders
  • Have a proven interest in the working environment and want an apprenticeship
  • Motivated willingness to learn and have a positive attitude

Desired qualifications

  • The candidate must have at least 5 GCSEs, or equivalent, at grade 4 / C or above including Maths & English Language
  • Please note that Level 2 Adult Literacy and Level 2 Adult Numeracy will not be accepted.  This is due to the apprenticeship framework requirements
  • The candidte will have secured the level 2 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Diploma qualification. (college or training oprovider practical training)

Future prospects

  • An opportunity to be part of a growing and professional company

About the employer

Springwell Precision Limited offer a professional machining service encompassing conventional machines for one off orders to a range of CNC, milling, lathes and turning equipment for more complex components and large batch production requirements.

Our new tooling and grinding facility compliments our existing capabilities. Complete with a range of tool and cutter grinding machines, including Optical Profile Grinders and a number of Cincinnati grinders for carbide and high speed tooling. Please see the Tooling & Cutter Services for more information.

Whether it is low volume or high volume work, we take each project seriously and aim to deliver the best results.


Springwell Engineering Limited


9 Armstrong Road


NE37 1PR

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Tyne North Training Ltd

Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • The advanced apprenticeship is typically a 4 year programme
  • The Technical Certificate aspect of the programme is delivered at college

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

The link will take you to our engineering applications page simply follow the prompts.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Jul 2022