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Apprentice Manufacturing Engineer AUTODESK LIMITED

Start your career at Autodesk working with the software that drives the manufacturing industry. Uniquely for CAD/CAM suppliers we have our own Global network of Technology Centres to drive product development through both customer & funded research. You will be at the forefront of innovation challenging you & requiring creative abilities.

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Closing date: 17 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Starting £13,500 with performance based structured increases.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

·  You will work alongside both manufacturing and software engineers in an environment that is both challenging and rewarding. Using your domain knowledge to drive the best solution for our customers.

· You will use your own initiative to develop innovative solutions to meet our customers’ requirements.

· You will work on the latest manufacturing hardware using Autodesk software to develop your skills to become a skilled manufacturing technician.

· Have a proactive approach to work, looking at where you feel you can add the most value to the company.

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

  • Year 1 training will be delivered full time for 12 months at the MTC in Coventry.
  • Years 2 to 4 will be delivered via block release with most of your time with Autodesk.
  • On successful completion you will receive a level 3 engineering technician apprenticeship standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The apprentice will gain valuable skills in the areas of Robotics, Metrology, CNC machining and CAD/CAM.

On successful completion of this level 3 apprenticeship we would encourage your development through to level 6. Your development will not only be academic but being part of a supportive and experienced team will give you a start to your career like no other.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Initiative, desire to achieve, Enthusiam, Focussed


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

Things to consider

This position is located at Autodesk’s Technology Centre in Birmingham but the first 12 months of your apprenticeship will require you to attend full time the AMTC in Coventry.

About the employer

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It’s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.




Talbot Way

Small Heath Business Park


B10 0HJ

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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