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Manufacturing Engineer Apprenticeship TELEDYNE UK LIMITED

A career as an apprentice at Teledyne e2v gives you the opportunity to work with us supporting the fields of healthcare, defence, aviation, and space Imaging. Your role will see you supporting the build, test, and development of the devices that we make to support these sectors.

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Closing date: 04 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    We give yearly increases based on performance you could complete your apprenticeship in 5 years time on £32000

  • Working week

    8:00am – 4:00pm Monday-Thursday. 8:00pm - 3:30pm Friday. 10:00 – 10:15 break 12:30 – 1:00 lunch. College day and timings to be decided in September.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    5 Years

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    16 Dec 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will spend the first 2 years moving around the business, gaining Knowledge and skills in various disciplines including Mechanical and Electrical design through Production, Development and Process Engineering, Tasks include

  • Problem solving and fault finding on Devices
  • Design and manufacture of jigging
  • R&D activities on new devices

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

You will start with a block release at Colchester Institute to master the basic engineering disciplines (PEO level 2 qualification) and continue with day release for the duration of the scheme to gain your qualifications HNC, HND and Degree, which will give you a level 6 degree Apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There are a number of pathways you may take upon completion of the apprenticeship, some may want to move toward technical specialist, some may want to move in more managerial roles. All are possible for those who excel during their apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


A Level or equivalent Maths, science or engineering topic at C (Grade or BTEC at distinction level) Essential

Things to consider

You will get involved with local schools’ projects to enhance the softer skills such as presentations and communication.

About the employer

Teledyne e2v is a global leader in specialised components and subsystems for innovative solutions in science, aerospace, defence and industrial applications. Our products do many things including saving people’s lives by finding and treating cancer, helping map our planet and the universe and freezing the atom down to 0° Kelvin. With a long and enviable history of technical and scientific innovation, Teledyne e2v is always working at the forefront of technology.




106 Waterhouse Lane





Chris Hawkins


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Apprenticeship standard

Manufacturing engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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