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Apprentice Engineering Manufacturing Technician CAMBRIDGE RAPID COMPONENTS LTD

Are you a passionate and enthusiastic individual, seeking to enter an engineering career that offers long-term employment prospects, and great career development opportunities? If so, this is a fantastic opportunity for a passionate individual with the desire to further develop their skills and knowledge in engineering.

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

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Closing date: 18 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are looking for an applicant to train as a Manufacturing Engineer, if the candidate is successful then there will be potential to continue to level 6

The job will be office based but will involve working with staff on the shopfloor

The candidate will support the company’s quality, costing and continuous improvement, in line with the apprenticeship framework.


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

s well as gaining a broad range of technical and professional knowledge and experience, you will also gain academic and vocational qualifications such as a EAL Level 3 Technical Knowledge Qualification in Engineering, EAL NVQ L2 Competency Qualification, EAL NVQ Level 3 Competency Qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successfully completing your apprenticeship the options are endless. You could continue to develop your career by choosing to obtain further qualifications, develop and improve your management and leadership skills or even move across the different areas of the business to pursue a career in your chosen field.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


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

Things to consider

Are you able to travel to this work location on a daily basis?

About the employer

Cambridge Rapid is a sheet metal manufacturing company. The company serves many customers from a variety of industries, scientific, laboratory, furnace and motor to name just a few. Our expert knowledge of the processing of stainless steels, means that we work in all grades including high temperature variations. With new technology and full offline programming, it means components can be processed from models which allows reduced programming costs and increased accuracy as they are manufactured how they are designed. Continuous improvement is embedded in the ethos of the company and we invest not only in the technological advances that improves our customer products but also in our staff who all put our customers first.








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Training provider



Nicola Stuart

01259 760680

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering manufacturing technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 18 Aug 2022