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CNC Machinist Apprentice ARNOLD ENGINEERING PLASTICS LTD

An amazing opportunity to work for a fantastic company and begin your career in Engineering. Arnold Plastics are looking for someone who is interested in Engineering, who has a keen eye for detail and wants to develop their Skills and Knowledge.

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,012.00

  • Working week

    Monday 8am–5:30pm Tuesday 8am–5:30pm Wednesday 8am–5:30pm Thursday 8am–5:30pm Friday 8am–4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 38.5

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000070450

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Programme the CNC machine tool with data from technical drawings
  • Work out the most efficient order to carry out machining tasks
  • Choose the right tools for each stage
  • Set the cutting speeds and tolerance levels
  • Operate the machine
  • Check that work meets quality and technical standards
  • Maintain equipment

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

  • Level 3 Apprenticeship - Machining pathway
  • Training to take place 1 day a week at Northampton College, Booth Lane, NN3 3RF

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for a full time position once the apprenticeship is complete and progression within the company


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Ability to work to deadlines, Good hand eye coordination

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

Established in 1972 the company is now one of the UKs leading plastic manufacturers employing 45 people. All types of plastic machining, welding, fabrication and thermoforming. We have diversified to meet customer demands into vacuum forming, lamination, point of sale, display, acrylic furniture, signs and graphics and shop fitting. Sectors cover F1, Oil & Gas, Marine, Aerospace and Automotive.

Employer

ARNOLD ENGINEERING PLASTICS LTD

Address

2 REGAL CLOSE

KINGS PARK ROAD

MOULTON PARK INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

NN3 6LL

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Training

Training provider

NORTHAMPTON COLLEGE

Contact

Isobel McColgan

isobel.mccolgan@northamptoncollege.ac.uk

01604 734138

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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