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We have an opportunity for a dedicated individual to develop their career. The successful candidate will be trained in the understanding of CNC programming software packages and machining principles.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,754.68

    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday with daily hours to be discussed during interview

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    26 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000049027

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The successful candidate will be involved with the following:

  • Learning and understanding the processes of manual machining
  • Working to close customer specifications, the apprentice will learn to run programmes through graphics
  • Inputting data to offset systems using 'G' codes and other data inputting
  • Using a variety of systems which could include Philips, Heidenhain or Fanuc
  • Gaining an understanding of engineering drawings and how to interpret them
  • Learning to understand line programmes and input own programmes for setting machining pathways and setting cutting speeds and feeds using a variety of appropriate cutting tools and materials

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

Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative apprenticeship standard which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills)
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

Learning will take place in the workplace with the need to attend training with NSEGTA when required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression routes to be discussed on completion of the apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Number skills, Initiative, Excellent timekeeping, Positive attitude

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

About the employer

Formed in 1966 North Staffordshire Engineering Group Training Association Ltd have a strong track record of working with local engineering companies for over fifty years. The largest dedicated engineering training organisation in Stoke on Trent we pride ourselves on our unique historical links with the local engineering sector.

Employer

NSEGTA LTD

Address

151-153 MARSH STREET NORTH

STOKE ON TRENT

ST1 5HR

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Training

Training provider

NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE ENGINEERING GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Contact

Sara James

sara@nsegta.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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