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Engineering Apprentice Turner Gear and Engineering Ltd

You will be working with skilled engineers. You will be working in the machine shop and trained to use all machinery and equipment; which includes gear cutting, slotting grinding machines, milling, turning and lathes. You will learn how to operate a variety of tools, and machinery to a high standard, as well as complying with all H&S guidelines.

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Closing date: 07 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,725.00

    Potential incremental salary increases, rewarded regularly dependant on the candidate performance and attitude towards the role throughout the programme.

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday 7.30AM - 3.30PM.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000076458

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Due to growth and demand, this company are now looking to employ an apprentice who will learn the following

  • Conventional Milling and lathe usage
  • Turning machines
  • Gear cutting
  • Slotting grinding machines
  • CNC machines
  • Understand drawings and working to customer specifications
  • Learning how to work safely around machinery
  • Learning how to use preventative measures before running a machine.

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

You will undertake a Level 3 Apprenticeship and achieve the Level 3 Engineering Technician Standard, which is a 42-month programme where you will receive full training, mentoring and support on the job and attend Sandwell College for 1 day per week.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential to progress in the company upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Initiative, Flexible, Willingness to learn, Adaptable, Proactive, Reliable, Motivated, Enthusiasm

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

This is a manual role and may require a lot of standing.

About the employer

Our client are precision gear specialists and we’re founded in 1990. Turner Gear and Engineering Ltd have more than 40 years' experience in the precision component industry and they offer a comprehensive range of products and services. They’re highly skilled and dedicated team of engineers have a wealth of experience in working toward customers' precise specifications.

Employer

Turner Gear and Engineering Ltd

Address

Dale Street

Bilston

Wolverhampton

WV14 7JY

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Training

Training provider

SANDWELL COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


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