Level 3 Engineering Technician - Machinist Apprenticeship FRANCIS W BIRKETT & SONS LIMITED
Due to continuous growth, FW Birketts is looking to invest further with its apprenticeship programme. Working towards becoming a full-skilled engineer with a machining (conventional and CNC) bias, you will benefit from a robust training and development plan and the best in-house mentoring support. Sounds like you? Read on then!
Closing date: 27 Aug 2022
The starting salary may be different if you have prior attainment or industrial experience
Total hours per week: 37
Possible start date
05 Sep 2022
27 Apr 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
As part of your 4-year apprenticeship, you will be trained and mentored to skilled engineer level in areas of:
In-house training by skilled engineers in conventional and CNC machining techniques
Loading, proving and programming CNC machines
Inspection and quality practices
Health and safety training
Business improvement techniques
Other technical engineering tasks and duties, as required
"Off-the-job" training to gain UK recognised engineering qualifications
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Year One - Day release at Appris, Bradford:
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
Year Two - Day release at Appris, Bradford:
EAL Level 2 Diploma in Machining (Foundation Technical Knowledge)
Year Three and Four - Day release at Appris, Bradford:
EAL Level 3 Diploma in Machining (Development Knowledge)
Year One through Year Four - Workplace Training and Mentoring:
EAL Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering - Machinist (Competence)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
FW Birketts have progression pathways for individuals who are committed and able. Past Apprentices have gone onto HE college and university for HNC and Beng courses in Mechanical Engineering.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4 or C) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
APPRIS CHARITY LIMITED
Level 3 (A level)
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