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Apprentice Manual/CNC Machinist PARKHOUSE PRECISION ENGINEERING LTD

The successful candidate will become experienced with all aspects of manual milling and turning along with learning CNC machining. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate.

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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 with the company.

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    26 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000049032

  • 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 Engineering Operative apprenticeship standard which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations (skills)
  • Certificate or Diploma in engineering operations (knowledge)
  • 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 to be discussed on completion of the apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative, Excellent timekeeping

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Parkhouse Precision Engineering has been established in Stoke on Trent for over 25 years. During this time we have grown an excellent reputation as a service provider of precision engineering, fabrication and on-site services. The list of our service range from design using CAD/ CAM, development, manufacture and installation of solutions. Strongly supported by our in house precision and fabrication engineering facilities.

Employer

PARKHOUSE PRECISION ENGINEERING LTD

Address

NEWFIELD WORKS

HIGH STREET

STOKE ON TRENT

ST6 5PQ

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Training

Training provider

NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE ENGINEERING GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Contact

Sara James

sara@nsegta.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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