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Apprentice Machinist SULZER ELECTRO MECHANICAL SERVICES (UK) LIMITED

Sulzer is an expert in providing mechanical services to a whole host of businesses, ranging from the small and local to large international businesses, who utilise rotating equipment and machinery in their day-to-day running. They are looking for an apprentice machinist to join the team.

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

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Closing date: 12 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,355.20

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 07.3-16.00

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000066732

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Apprentice to be trained to do the below activities:

Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and vernier calipers.

Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, machining centres, borers, and grinders.

Set up metal spray equipment and apply processes to a finish, on a variety of worn or defectives parts including shafts, end frames, end housings and associated mechanical rotating equipment.

Measure, examine, and test completed components in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.

Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic turning & machining centres and machining tools in order to perform precision machining operations.

Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.

Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.

Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.

Lay out, measure, and mark metal stock in order to display placement of cuts.

Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems.

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

You will work towards the Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard.

Day release to West Suffolk College. 

Functional Skills in Maths and Engloish would be studied if exemptions not held.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Sulzer is passionate about developing future talent within the business so will always support the progression of our employees. Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship programme a development plan will be created to help support your individual career aspirations, whether that be going on to attain further qualifications or establishing a path for you to work your way up the business with experience.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Problem solving skills, Team working, Attention to detail

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4-9) Essential

About the employer

Sulzer is an expert in providing mechanical services to a whole host of businesses, ranging from the small and local to large international businesses, who utilise rotating equipment and machinery in their day-to-day running.

Employer

SULZER ELECTRO MECHANICAL SERVICES (UK) LIMITED

Address

Sulzer Electro Mechanical Services (UK) Ltd, 10 Bluestem Road, Ransomes Industrial Estate

IPSWICH

IP3 9RR

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Training

Training provider

WEST SUFFOLK COLLEGE

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: 12 Sep 2022