Maintenance Apprentice Frank Dudley Ltd

Apprentice required to learn general engineering skills in order to qualify as a Maintenance Engineer.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £156.00

  • Working week

    7.00am - 4.00pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001168032

  • Positions

    1 available

Apprentice required to learn general engineering skills and work towards becoming a competent maintenance apprentice.  The initial training will take place on a full time basis at In-Comm Training Services, Aldridge, Walsall and will involve:-

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Bench fitting
  • CAD
  • Health and Safety

After completion of this training you will return to the company and you will be involved with:

  • Preventative and break down maintenance
  • Mechanical and electrical work

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good written and verbal communications
  • Previous involvement in the engineering industry would be preferred - but not essential
  • Able to work independently and with others

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Good attendance
  • Genuine interest in engineering
  • Pleasant personality

Qualifications required

GCSE grades A-C in English, Maths and ICT

Future prospects

Long term prospects may include a position as the Maintenance Manager, Systems Engineer or Maintenance Team Leader.

Things to consider

The level 2 apprenticeship training will be full time at In-Comm Training Services in Aldridge, Walsall for the first 9 months. Please ensure that you are able to travel there. The hours for attending In-Comm are 9.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 9.00am to 2.30pm on Fridays. The hours at the company are 7.00am to 4.00pm. From the 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Frank Dudley Limited is a family owned and operated manufacturing base located in the heart of Birmingham. What started out in Frank Dudley’s own garden shed has now grown to the 4th generation manufacturing operation that we are today. With over 57,000 square feet of space at our disposal, our impressive line of state-of-the-art presses and the dedication and expertise of our workforce, we are able to provide the highest standard in metal pressings and welded assemblies. We cater for a wide range of diverse markets, and our customer base continues to grow. Our predominant assets are the 600T Tandem and Progression lines which offer support to our OEM and 1st tier customers. The philosophy at Frank Dudley Limited has always been to “get it right first time every time” and it is a philosophy that has helped us to fulfil the growing needs of our customers and to win long-term contracts with big name brands. We continually monitor our processes and invest in our teams and technology to ensure we are producing the best components, in the quickest time and for the most competitive price. Speak to the team at Frank Dudley Limited today and find out why our services and components are second to none.

Employer

Frank Dudley Ltd

Address

Wiggin Street

Birmingham

B16 0AH

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Training provider

  • NVQ Level 2 in Performing Engineering Operations
  • Level 2 Certificate in Engineering technical qualification
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Improving Operational Performance

Training provider

IN-COMM TRAINING SERVICES LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by In-Comm Training Services Ltd

Contact

Sue Fisher or Alex Jones 01922 457686 suef@in-comm.co.uk


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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017