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2022 Hardware Engineering Apprentice THALES UK LIMITED

This exciting Hardware Apprentice role will develop your skills by designing and implementation of engineering solutions in accordance with programme and product requirements. Typical tasks will range from requirements management via the design and development cycle, to test, integration and validation of complex products and systems.

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

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Closing date: 17 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

    There will be a yearly performance related pay review.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 37 hours a week

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000026878

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Design, implement and test engineering solutions in accordance with Thales procedures
  • Attendance at project reviews
  • Preparation of engineering specifications, interface control documents & test documentation
  • Deliver tasks on time and to the required quality
  • Work as a team-player asking for guidance and direction where necessary
  • Develop knowledge and skills within the engineering discipline
  • Effectively communicate engineering issues related to own tasks

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will be studying towards a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Engineering under the Engineering Design and Draughtsperson apprenticeship standard. You will be given one day per week in which to complete your studies with a local college. 

At the end of the programme you will have achieved a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering, as well as a Level 3 Apprenticeship qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A permanent position within Thales.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Creative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSES incl Maths+English (Grade Grade 9 - 4 (A-C)) Essential

About the employer

Together, we create the ingenious technological systems and innovations that impact and improve people's lives every single day. Even if you haven't heard the name Thales before, you've definitely benefited from our inventiveness. We reinvest 20% of our sales in Research & Development in the UK. Together we supply invention across 5 core areas: Aerospace, Space, Transportation, Defence and Security.

Employer

THALES UK LIMITED

Address

Ocean House

Throop Road

BA8 0DH

Contact

SuppEarlyCar@uk.thalesgroup.com

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Training

Training provider

BRIDGWATER AND TAUNTON COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering design and draughtsperson

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Online application, online assessment, virtual assessment centre, offer.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Jan 2022