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Apprentice Machinist Tindall Engineering Limited

This is an engineering practical role where you will learn all the different aspects of machinist work.

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

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Closing date: 02 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 08:00 - 16:30 and Friday, 08:00 - 15:30.

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    20 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will learn a variety of tasks and skills related to this position including: 

  • Mechanical assembly
  • Drilling operations
  • Milling operations
  • Press brake operations
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication and listening skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Reliable and committed
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Work as part of a team and also able to work independently 
  • Flexible and willing to learn

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Permanent full-time employment upon completion.

About the employer

Established in 1974, Tindall Engineering are the designers and manufacturers of the MICO range of High Security Multi-Point Locking Systems and Panic Hardware. However, demanding the application, MICO Multi-point Locks can be relied on to give a positive and sure lock. We test our products to the most stringent standards applicable. We also work closely with manufacturers of timber, steel and composite doors to integrate our MICO systems with their products.

This allows us to offer specialist security solutions such as ballistic doors, security doors approved to LPS 1175 and systems for central government security use. Details of our range can be found in the High Security Multi Point Locking Systems, Single & Multi Point Locking Systems for Access Control and Panic Hardware sections.


Tindall Engineering Limited


Unit 8

Laurel Trading Estate, Higginshaw Lane



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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

Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, machinist pathway, which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 2 Diploma in Machining (Foundation Knowledge)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) - Machining
  • Level 3 Diploma in Machining (Development Knowledge)

The training duration of this apprenticeship standard is 42 months, and full training will be provided by the employer with day release to be carried out at Oldham Training Centre.

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: 02 Dec 2022