Peak Sensors has been manufacturing temperature sensors for 24 years, achieving growth and breaking company records. We are striving to be a world-class manufacturer of temperature sensors and be flexible to our customers’ needs. As we grow, we are looking to add an enthusiastic apprentice to the team to help enable our growth.
Closing date: 02 Sep 2022
Quarterly bonus - 10% profits are divided equally to eligible employees. Generous pensions scheme available.
Total hours per week: 36.5
Possible start date
05 Sep 2022
27 Jun 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
As an apprentice you will learn about the company and how we manufacture. The candidate will be working in a workshop environment with tools, equipment and materials to manufacture temperature measurement devices. Working with a former apprentice and now Production Supervisor you will develop key skills to grow within Peak Sensors. Full-training will be provided for you to become an integral part of the team.
The candidate will be working in a workshop environment with tools, equipment and materials to manufacture temperature measurement devices. Working with a former apprentice and now Production Supervisor you will develop key skills to grow within Peak Sensors. Full-training will be provided for you to become an integral part of the team.
- Manufacture of temperature sensors
- Assembling and testing of temperature sensors
- Soldering/welding of metal work
- Reviewing and understanding works processes/technical documentation
- Enthusiasm for this type of role, excellent time-keeping and reliability
- Packing products for despatch
- Good house-keeping
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard, with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group.
As part of your apprenticeship, and dependent on your prior attainment, you may be required to complete maths and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Progression onto roles such as;
Production Technician > Production Supervisor > Production Manager
Production Technician > Manufacturing Engineer > Operations Manager
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4/C or Above) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
Level 3 (A level)
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