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CNC Machining Apprenticeship Thermodynamix Ltd

This is an excellent opportunity to become a CNCmachinist. 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: 22 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,

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    3 years

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

This fantastic opportunity is with a fabulous growing business onj the Team Valley in Gateshead. This apprenticeship will provide a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice to learn a vast array of engineering skills associatedwith a CNC machining workshop.

Tasks will include:

  • They will produce a range of complex components, using a variety of materials for use in a number of industrial sectors; typically the food packaging inductry
  • This Level 3 CNC machining apprentice will teach the apprentice the many skills associated with a CNC machinist. It will include turning, milling and various other machining activities
  • 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

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 candidate will have secured the level 2 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering Diploma qualification. (college or training provider practical training)

Future prospects

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

About the employer

Established in 2000, TDX has grown to become a key partner to many organisations involved in the Thermoforming industry. Our ability to offer products and services to customers based on our experience, technical expertise and a thorough understanding of the Thermoforming process and market has led to sustained growth. Our reputation for quality and technical excellence has resulted in TDX partnering with Thermoforming organisations in the UK, Ireland, mainland Europe, India, the Middle East and North America.

At TDX we are aware of the changing market in which our customers operate. The commercial pressure placed on today’s Thermoforming companies has created the demand for products and services sourced externally where previously internal departments may have existed. Our vision for TDX is to continue to develop an organisation focused on providing the most comprehensive range of outsourced services for companies involved in thermoforming, including:

  • Innovative Conceptual and Product Design
  • Rapid Prototype and Sampling
  • Tooling manufacture
  • Thermoforming Film Supply
  • Training


Thermodynamix Ltd


Fourth Avenue

Team Valley Trading Estate


NE11 0TY

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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 3 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: 22 Jul 2022