Apprentice CAD Programmer required to assist with a variety of tasks including programming CNC punch press and laser cutter, creating 3D models and flattening into 2D from customer drawings, as well as supporting our estimating team in quoting work efficiently.
Closing date: 07 Mar 2023
Free breakfast on Fridays
Total hours per week: 39
Possible start date
20 Mar 2023
19 Oct 2022
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
As an Apprentice CAD Programmer, your duties will include but not limited to:
- Programming our CNC punch press and laser cutter using Jetcam
- Creating 3D models and flattening into 2D from customer drawings
- Using optimising software to ensure nesting is as economical as possible to ensure minimum waste
- Supporting our estimating team in quoting work efficiently
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
This is a Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship qualification, Technical Support pathway, delivered over a period of 4 years.
Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)
The successful candidate will be required to attend the training centre, In-Comm Training Services in Aldridge, Walsall) 2.5 days per week for the first two years as part of the training.
Training at college will include the following:
Complying with statutory regulations & organisational safety requirements
Working efficiently and effectively in an engineering environment
Using and communicating technical information
Conducting business improvement techniques (covered in induction)
Producing components using hand fitting techniques
Preparing & using lathes for turning operations
Preparing & using milling machines
General welding applications
Producing CAD models (drawings) using a CAD system
Assembling & testing fluid power systems
Wiring and testing electrical equipment circuits
Maintaining electrical equipment & systems
Functional Skills Maths and English Level 2, if required
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Full time position within the CAD office. Potential progression to further develop within the company.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
About the employer
IN-COMM TRAINING AND BUSINESS SERVICES LIMITED
Sue Fisher or Alex Jones
Level 3 (A level)
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