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Sorion Electronics Ltd - Level 3 - Apprentice Workshop Engineering Technician SORION ELECTRONICS LTD

A fantastic opportunity, working within a team of technicians, you will be building equipment to a high specification where quality and accuracy is key. You will be working from drawings to build bespoke Sorion Test Equipment which is used by our customers at their sites.

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

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,200.76

    You will get annual pay reviews to align with your increase in knowledge and experience.

  • Working week

    Mon – Thurs 07:00 – 16:00 Fri 07:00 – 12:00

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000070153

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Sorion Electronics designs and manufactures bespoke guided assembly and end of line test systems for the automotive, aerospace and manufacturing industries.

They are looking to recruit a workshop operative apprentice to add to their team.

KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE ASSISTING WITH:
Electronic and Electrical Assembly
Electro-Mechanical Build
Panel Marking Out, Wiring and Assembly
Assembly of Jigs and Fixtures
Component Test Rigs
Harness Assembly, Wiring and Cabling
Panel Assembly, Soldering and Crimping
Labelling and Marking
Quality Assurance Inspection
Installation, Testing and Fault Finding on all System Components

ADDITIONAL NOTES
Much of our work is engineering or automotive focused, therefore a good knowledge and interest in motor vehicles and the motor industry would also be of benefit. Good general personal presentation and communication is expected.

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

Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard.

Together with invaluable commercial and practical experience, you’ll gain several academic and vocational qualifications throughout your time with us and Make UK, which are fully paid for, including: 

Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence) 
Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) 
Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

At Sorion, your growth is central to our success. You would be joining a company where you’re encouraged to excel and your contributions to teams and projects are valued. On the successful completion of apprenticeships, opportunities are available to continue your development and training in areas including Technical Support, Applications Engineering, and Electrical / Mechanical Design.


✔ Competitive salary
✔ Ongoing training and development
✔ Ample free car parking
✔ Remote working options
✔ Work within a talented team
✔ Prestigious clients and projects
✔ Friday afternoons off
✔ Social events


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 / C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (or any other relevant subject) (Grade 4 / C) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Engineering or similar (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

Sorion work from 7am every morning until 4pm, with the compensation that we finish at 12pm midday on Fridays. The company designs and manufactures bespoke guided assembly and end of line test systems for the automotive, aerospace and manufacturing industries. Our systems are successfully used by companies around the world to increase efficiency and improve quality and traceability. We also offer electronic product design and development solutions to the highest standard. You will also be working on: Mobile Robot Systems Just-In-Sequence Manufacturing Systems Logistics Systems Our customers include Aston Martin, Bentley, Dyson, Jaguar Land Rover and Lamborghini, and many other diverse companies.

About the employer

With over 32 years of industry experience, Sorion designs and manufactures bespoke guided assembly, collaborative robotics and end of line test systems to a range of industry sectors: automotive, aerospace, warehousing and manufacturing. We solve complex manufacturing and logistics challenges to increase efficiency and improve quality and traceability for our customers.

Employer

SORION ELECTRONICS LTD

Address

UNIT 12 MAGREAL IND ESTATE

FREETH STREET

LADYWOOD

B16 0QZ

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Training

Training provider

EEF LIMITED

Contact

Make UK Recruitment Team

asrecruitment@makeuk.org

01213447900

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To Apply follow the link to Make UK's recruitment portal

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Aug 2022