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Mechanical Engineering Apprentice BRIGGS OF BURTON PLC

This is a fantastic opportunity to start your career as a mechanical engineering apprentice with a well-established engineering company based in Burton.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,400.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000064002

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working closely with other members of the Manufacturing Team, your role will include:

  • Fitting and assembly of components
  • Fabrication of components
  • Machining - milling and turning
  • Supporting site installation projects
  • Refurbishment and maintenance of components

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 Engineering Fitter Level 3 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.

  • EAL Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
  • Portfolio of Evidence

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time role with the company and lots of continual development within the manufacturing team.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or Above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or Above) Essential
Other Engineering (Grade Pass) Desired

About the employer

The best in class hygienic process engineering company offering total project solutions across the globe.Briggs of Burton are now part of the Liquid Food Division of CIMC Enric Tanks and Process B.V. following an acquisition in 2016. The acquisition means Briggs of Burton join international group of companies that provide the design and implementation of turnkey projects, stainless steel process tanks and engineering services for the world’s leading companies.

Employer

BRIGGS OF BURTON PLC

Address

Briggs Of Burton Plc Briggs House

Trent Works

Burton On Trent

DE14 2LH

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Training

Training provider

TRAINING SERVICES 2000 LTD

Contact

James Lund

lundj@chesterfield.ac.uk

07875 193462

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)


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