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Apprentice Machinist Quickedge

Reading from drawings and learning all the different aspects of machining from CNC programming, setting, operating, and also manual machining to produce a range of components to customer specification.

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

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Closing date: 19 Aug 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 8am - 4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    03 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Learn all aspects of CNC and manual machining from reading DRG to putting tool path around fusion 360 step file for transfer to CNC machine to machine components.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail
  • Team worker 
  • Desire to learn and achieve 
  • To read and understand drawings
  • Be able to listen and follow instructions 
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills

Desired qualifications

GCSE grade C/4 or above in maths and English

Future prospects

Permanent full time employment. 

About the employer

Small privately owned. We provide precision turned and milled components and assemblies in a wide range of ferrous and non-ferrous materials for the aerospace; defence, automotive, petrochemical research industries both in the UK and internationally.




Grosvenor Works

Windmill Lane


M34 3LA

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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

Training duration of the Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, Machinist pathway is usually 42 months with an additional 3 months to complete the End-Point Assessment (EPA).

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

Functional Skills in English and maths will also be included if the required level of GCSE has not yet been achieved.

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: 19 Aug 2022