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Orthopaedic Manufacturing Apprentice ALLOYED LIMITED

Do you want a career producing 3D-printed medical implants? Alloyed is seeking a manufacturing apprentice to join its growing team. You will carry out every stage of implant manufacture, from printing through to cleaning and inspection.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £22,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm with some flexible working (early or late infrequently)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001848511

  • Positions

    1 available

Meshworks is Alloyed’s new orthopaedic implants business, based in Oxford. This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual looking to join an exciting new business and help make a meaningful impact to orthopaedic treatment.

As an apprentice:

  • You will make custom implants that perfectly fit a single patient
  • You operate complex additive manufacturing, blasting and polishing machines
  • You will wear PPE to clean and package the implants in the Cleanroom
  • You will stretch tensile bars to ensure the implants are strong enough
  • You will use microscopes to check they are clean and defect-free
  • You will maintain key equipment and manage stock levels to ensure a smooth-functioning production environment
  •  You will carry out every aspect of manufacture, and become a vital member of the Meshworks team

Recruitment for this apprenticeship will be on going with start dates flexible to accommodate your availability. Advertising will close as soon as suitable candidates are found so don’t delay your application!


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Awareness of industrial or manufacturing environments

Personal qualities

  • Practical and energetic
  • Keen to learn new skills
  • Organised and able to work independently
  • Willing to work flexible hours as needed (infrequently)

Desired qualifications

Required: C/4 or above in Maths and English Desirable: 5 GCSEs at C/4 or above including Engineering, Science, Physics, or Chemistry.

Future prospects

Ongoing employment possible further to successful completion.

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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About the employer

Alloyed is a world leader at designing and manufacturing digital metal components. The company develops new alloys and metal components for a wide range of engineering sectors including aerospace, automotive, space, orthopaedics, consumer electronic, and jewellery.

Employer

ALLOYED LIMITED

Address

Unit 15

Mead Road

Kidlington

OX5 1QU

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Training

Training provider

CSR Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by CSR Group

Contact

Trudy Jukes 0121 3542442 helpdesk@csr-group.co.uk

Science Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship Standard at Level 3, including a BTEC Diploma in Applied Science.

Apprenticeship standard

Science manufacturing technician

Level 3 (A level)


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