Apprentice Engineering Technician - Toolmaker ESSENTRA COMPONENTS LIMITED
To assist with the maintenance and repair of tooling to production and other repairs to equipment as required, this will be achieved through internal and external training which involve machine and hand tool training. This role is to provide the opportunity for advancing into a fully qualified toolmaker.
Closing date: 11 Nov 2022
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
12 Dec 2022
08 Sep 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
· Assisting in Maintaining all tooling to ensure safe, continual, and efficient operations.
· Manufacturing and fitting parts to repair tooling.
· Assisting (with training) with emergency troubleshooting to resolve tooling issues.
· Achieving tooling goals, activity scheduling and work completion to ensure manufacturing targets are continually achieved.
· Update records of work activities, tasks carried out to complete tooling repair.
· Work closely with toolmakers in finding ways to improve processes and increase tooling reliability and performance.
· Assist (with training) with specific projects within or outside the Tool repair Department.
· Attending external training and development at a suitable institution, primarily on day-release basis, in order to gain a toolmaking qualification leading to a fully qualified toolmaker.
· Attending specialist internal training and development courses to compliment the above qualification.
· To always follow health and safety procedure.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
ST0457 Engineering Technician Standard (Pathway 12 -Toolmaker).
Generic code to identify ILR programme aims 4342
L2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing (Foundation Comp)
L3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing (Knowledge)
L3 Diploma Toolmaker and Tool & Die Maintenance Technician
College: Technology Campus Oxford OX4 6HN.
Level 2 attend 2 days per week.
Level 3 attend 1 day per week.
The different methods and techniques used, including equipment, tools and other resources as applicable to the work tasks undertaken. The organisation’s quality/compliance processes and procedures and documentation. The technical knowledge required to carry out work tasks safely and effectively. Being proactive in finding solutions to problems and identifying areas for improving the organisation. Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills (behaviours). Complying with statutory, regulatory, organisational and health and safety regulations while carrying out the engineering or manufacturing activities.
Use engineering knowledge and understanding to apply technical and practical skills. Contribute to the design, development, manufacture, construction, commissioning, operation or maintenance of products, equipment, processes, systems or services. Accept and exercise personal responsibility. Use effective communication and interpersonal skills. Make a personal commitment to an appropriate code of professional conduct, recognising obligations to society, the profession and the environment.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, and subject to you meeting the criteria required, there may be an opportunity to continue with us as a full-time member of the team which could lead to an exciting and rewarding future career.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 (C) or above) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Engineering (Grade Pass) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
Level 3 (A level)
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