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Engineering Operative Apprentice DYER ENGINEERING LTD.

You will join the Dyer engineering team and work within our CORE VALUES and SMARTER STRONGER TOGETHER Ethos and be introduced to and trained in but not limited to the below duties.

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

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be part of the team to Manufacture a diverse and ever changing product catalogue, You will be working on products from flat development using lasers to fabricating and bending products with exciting opportunities to work across many sectors including, Rail, Automotive, Defence, Oil and Gas, Subsea, Marine, Maintenance, Energy, Renewables. 

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

Working towrards 2 Apprentice Fabrication Machine Operator standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After a successful apprenticeship the door can be open to the right candidates to progress in further education. Within the business their are always ways to develop your career here at Dyer engineering.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Logical, Team working, Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


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

Things to consider

We will be looking for evidence that you’re genuinely enthusiastic about developing a career in Engineering; we need to know you’ve thought things through and are fairly sure that this career is right for you. You’ll be analytical, methodical and good at solving problems, as well as articulate, driven and a fast learner.

About the employer

Based in County Durham, UK, we have wide experience in a wide range of industries including rail, automotive, defence, oil & gas, offshore, renewables and mining. We are very experienced in dealing with our diverse blue-chip international customer base and supporting the extensive requirements demanded of their markets and sectors. We supply both our local market and export across the world. We have experience of performing design related activities including proof of concepts, prototypes, stress analysis and CE Marking. We manage over 98% of our work in-house within our modern production facilities (100,000 sqft) and our processes include profiling, a full range of welding and fabrication facilities, large bed-multi-axis CNC machining, shot-blasting, painting and powder coating as well as mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic assembly services.




Dyer Engineering, Morrison Industrial Estate North



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2022