The Apprentice will work and learn across the whole business in Production, Quality, Technical, Stores, Purchasing and Sales during their training. Training will be provided and supported by experienced employees who will ensure success in each department. The role will include day release to College for the Mechanical Engineers Apprenticeship.
Closing date: today
Total hours per week: 38
Possible start date
01 Sep 2022
19 Jul 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Mechanical Engineering Training:
Attend college to develop mechanical engineering knowledge related to the Grundfos business, completing college assignments to the best of your ability. Asking for support and knowledge from colleagues and management.
Work on the production lines to fully understand the assembly requirements of our Grundfos products. As required produce sub-assembly components / non-production line items.
Involvement with Health, Safety and Well-being, support with events across the business, maintenance activities and pump return investigations.
Specialist department secondment (Quality, Technical, Purchasing, Stores and Sales):
Every three months you will rotate around the departments to understand that section of the business. This will involve working alongside colleagues and undertaking projects related to their function.
Any other duties as required
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 3 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:
BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Engineering.
- Health and Safety in Engineering
- Engineering Maths
- Engineering Maintenance
- Applications of Mechanical Systems
- Engineering Drawing
- Computer Aided Design
- Engineering Project
- Communications for Engineers
- Mechanical Principles
- Materials Engineering
- Mechanical Inspection and Testing
- Pneumatics and Hydraulic Engineering
In the first year you will attend college on an additional day to develop your practical skills by learning how to use Lathes, Mills and develop Bench Fitting Skills.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Opportunities to progress within the Company.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
EAST SURREY COLLEGE
Level 3 (A level)