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Apprentice Fitter Level 3 RADICON TRANSMISSION UK LIMITED

Assembly fitter. Requires the necessary skills to be able to build new products from drawings and dissemble and rebuild ours and our competitors’ products.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,754.68

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Wednesday. 07:30 - 16:15, Thursday, 07:30 - 15:45, and Friday, 07:30 - 12:00.

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000084091

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Responsibilities will include:

  • Pick parts, read assembly drawings, and assemble parts to drawing
  • Dismantle gearboxes and rebuild using photographic evidence
  • Machining of parts when required to achieve end floats and gear backlash
  • Accurate measuring of parts

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

The successful candidate will work towards a Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard.

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)

After a further period of skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) – Technical Support
  • Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full-time position as assembly fitter /Service fitter.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Mechanically minded &practical, Time management

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4 and above (A*-C)) Desired

About the employer

Industrial Gearbox manufacturer / Assembler.

Employer

RADICON TRANSMISSION UK LIMITED

Address

UNIT J3 LOWFIELDS WAY

LOWFIELDS BUSINESS PARK

ELLAND

HX5 9DA

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Training

Training provider

CALDERDALE COLLEGE

Contact

Sam Butterworth

Sam.Butterworth@calderdale.ac.uk

07812776192

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through the link, where you can upload your CV, so we can contact you with next steps.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2022