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Level 2 Engineering Operative Apprenticeship Standard KENT PERFORMANCE CAMS LTD

This is a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice who will work alongside an experienced technician, working on various manufacturing operations to very high industry standards. Kent Cams are a specialist manufacturer of camshafts and valve train components for the motorsport and aftermarket sectors

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8:00AM till 4:00PM

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carrying out light machining duties including the use of cylindrical, surface and centreless grinding machines.
  • Carrying out light machining duties to include the use of manual lathes, milling machines and various small machine shop process operations.
  • Contributing to a safe working environment, by adhering to Health and Safety processes including abrasive wheel regulations and manual lifting training.

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

  • Level 2 diploma in engineering operations
  • 1 Day a week at EKC group 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • There is a permanent position within the company for the right candidate once qualified. With the potential for further career and skill development.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working


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

Things to consider

A qualified engineer has many transferable skills and is highly sought after, the role is suitable for further career development. A relative degree of fitness is required as the role will require manual lifting and standing. Off the job training is on a residential basis.

About the employer

Kent Cams are a specialist manufacturer of camshafts and valve train components for the motorsport and aftermarket sectors.







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Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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