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Process apprentice PRECISION MICRO LIMITED

This is an opportunity to become competent in Photochemical etching .This is a niche process that offers considerable outperformance versus other metal forming processes and it is hoped that our Apprentices become fully conversant in such.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,200.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday :08:00-16:30 Friday : 08:00-15:15 30 minute unpaid break per day.

    Total hours per week: 38.75

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000054104

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Learning and understanding the process from start to finish.
  • Placements in each department on rotation,
  • The apprentice will learn to operate & work with various metals, machines and processes.

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

  • This is a four year level 3 / advanced apprenticeship.
  • Training in year 1 is delivered full time at the MTC in Coventry to gain a level 2 foundation competency qualification and commencement of a level 3 knowledge qualification which you will complete in years 2 and 3
  • Year 2 delivery is block release 
  • Year 3 and 4 MTC trainers will meet you in the workplace to complete a level 3 competency qualification and end point assessment

On successful completion the apprentice will recieve a level 3 Engineering Technician standard apprenticeship

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Depending on the outcome of the apprenticeship and the path they take, we would look to offer permanent positions within their specialism or within the Engineering support function who are effectively process experts who float and support as needed.

We have had great success with previous apprentices who have a strong understanding of the process and in turn have progressed to role of great impact.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Positive 'can do' attitude, eager to learn, good time keeping & attendance, work on own

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths, English Language, Science + 2 others (Grade 4 / C or above) Essential

Things to consider

There is onsite parking and a bus stop nearby. The roles will be factory and office based

About the employer

Precision Micro is supporting the development of a number of next-gen technologies, including but not limited to EV, electrified flight, hydrogen generation, hydrogen vehicles, hydrogen refuelling, self-driving vehicles, clean energy, carbon capture and the business expects such to grow considerably as projects move to commercialisation.

Employer

PRECISION MICRO LIMITED

Address

11 Vantage Way

Erdington

Birmingham

B24 9GZ

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Training

Training provider

THE MTC - ADVANCED MANUFACTURING TRAINING CENTRE LIMITED

Contact

julie mulryan

julie.mulryan@the-mtc.org

07711016774

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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