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CNC Machinist (Programme, Setter Operator) Apprentice FHS PRECISION LIMITED

PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Engineering CNC Machining Apprentice for our client, FHS. If you want to become a highly skilled machinist manufacturing complex, precision parts and components from specialist materials using CNC machine tools this is the role for you.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,500.00

    Wage range is £12,500 to £18,000

  • Working week

    Monday – Thursday 07.30 – 16.30 Friday 07.30 – 12.30 Lunch breaks 12.30 - 13.00

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000066599

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a CNC machining engineering apprentice, this programme will form part of our succession planning for the future.

You will learn how to:

  • Check materials before starting work
  • Become competent using technical information
  • Set up a range of workholding devices including chucks, fixtures and vices
  • To programme, set and operate CNC machinery
  • To complete milling and turning operations
  • Adjust a range of machining parameters to produce products with a high degree of accuracy and finish
  • Manufacture parts to a high degree of accuracy and finish
  • Use a range of measuring equipment

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

You will be trained, supported and monitored throughout the process. When your formal CNC machining  engineering apprenticeship starts you will be paid and day-released to PETA in Havant for the duration of your programme.  This will start by learning how to work safely, efficiently and use technical information. You will also learn how to use manual lathes and Mills, CNC lathes and mills as well as use hand fitting and assembly skills. Additionally you will learn how to use Computer Aided Design systems and undertake improvement activities. 

After a period of foundation skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

· Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)

· Level 2 Diploma in Machining (Foundation Knowledge)

After a further period of skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

· Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) - Machining

· Level 3 Diploma in Machining (Development Knowledge)

Overall duration 48 months

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We will provide other business related training outside of the apprenticeship role. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Motivation, drive and focus

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Benefits: Auto-enrolled into the company pension scheme after qualification period. 20 days holiday plus bank holidays (Minus Christmas shutdown). Free parking on site. Onsite restroom with kitchen facilities. Overtime available 1.5 x basic. We will provide other business related training outside of the apprenticeship role. We would encourage early submissions of applications, as these will be considered on receipt and suitable candidates invited for interview. We reserve the right to withdraw the advertisement early if the vacancy is filled before the closing date.

About the employer

FHS Engineering’s facility is a modern and clean environment, offering the best place for you and our engineering team to work. We produce both simple and complex milled and turned parts from a wide range of materials in various batch sizes. Our team are offering a supportive environment focussed on delivering quality apprenticeships, this is a great opportunity to secure your part in our future! Once you have applied for this apprenticeship, you will receive an email with an application form on that you will need to complete. Please monitor your inbox (and spam / junk folder) for this email and complete the form as soon as possible. We look forward to receiving your application!

Employer

FHS PRECISION LIMITED

Address

Northarbour Road

Portsmouth

PO6 3TJ

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Training

Training provider

PETA LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2022