The successful candidate will be trained in various tasks in planned maintenance duties. Areas such as electrical and mechanical knowledge will be taught, and the candidate may be involved in areas such as hydraulics and pneumatics.
Closing date: 28 Feb 2024
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 39.0
Possible start date
31 Mar 2024
05 Dec 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
The successful candidate will work on preventative work on machinery such as:
- Checking oil levels and settings
- Stripping down machinery and cleaning parts
- You could also work on breakdowns where you would need to analyse the nature of the problem and determine the cause of the breakdown
Maintenance engineering is ideal for those who enjoy getting stuck in and working under pressure as getting machines up and running is crucial for a business.
The training you will be getting
Level 2 Engineering Operative apprenticeship standard which includes:
- Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations (skills)
- Level 2 Certificate or Diploma in engineering operations (knowledge)
- Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
Learning will take place in the workplace with the need to attend training with NSEGTA when required.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Progression to be discussed on completion of the apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent ICT (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
About the employer
NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE ENGINEERING GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Level 2 (GCSE)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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