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Apprentice Shop Floor Engineer SUPPORT SYSTEMS (NOTTM) LTD

As an Apprentice Shop Floor Engineer, you will be working on engineering projects alongside colleagues in order to fulfill customer orders and requests. You will work from a set of drawings and picking lists to ensure work is completed correctly and on time.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,645.00

    You may be asked to do overtime as the business requires however this is not mandatory.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 06:30-16:00 Friday 06:30-12:30 With a morning break and 30 minutes for lunch.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000078885

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A works manager or the workshop supervisor will talk you through the projects for the day.

You will be given picking lists and/ or drawings which relate to a customer order and you will be asked to complete projects alongside an experienced colleague.

Task will include:

  • Picking Materials
  • Reading production plans
  • Fabrication of parts
  • Assembly of parts
  • Inspection of finished products
  • Packing products ready for despatch

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

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Engineering Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard, with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group. You will work towards Diploma in engineering operations (skills) Ofqual regulated Level of qualification: 2 Certificate or Diploma in engineering operations (knowledge) Ofqual regulated Level of qualification: 2  

 

As part of your apprenticeship, and dependent on your prior attainment, you may be required to complete maths and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Following completion of your apprenticeship and provided the apprenticeship has been completed to a satisfactory standard, you will be offered a full time position at Support Systems (Nottm) Ltd and will become a full time member of our team.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

There may be some heavy lifting involved and we may ask you to help with other tasks.

About the employer

Support Systems (Nottm) Ltd. are established as a quality manufacturer and distributor of a comprehensive range of products to the Building Services Industry, including the Mechanical, Electrical, Ventilation, Refrigeration, Energy, Petrochemical and Pharmaceutical industries. We have over 32 years experience in these fields and continue to adapt to new solutions offered by a large range of popular industry suppliers.

Employer

SUPPORT SYSTEMS (NOTTM) LTD

Address

S S N HOUSE

NOTTINGHAM ROAD

BEESTON

NG9 6DP

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Training

Training provider

TRAINING SERVICES 2000 LTD

Contact

Sam Singh-Eyley

singh-eyleys1@chesterfield.ac.uk

01246 500500

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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