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Materials Science Management Degree Apprenticeship Ibstock Plc

The successful applicant will be a key member of the Operational team at the factory, supporting with compliance to our Quality, Energy and Environmental management systems, analysing complaints from our customers.

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

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Closing date: 16 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £19,023.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    15 Dec 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000115938

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Sampling/testing, and analysis of all raw materials and finished product
  • Carry out quality, environmental and energy measurements/checks
  • Collation, processing and analysing key performance data across the manufacturing process
  • Assist in the development of Safe Standard Operating Procedures and Risk Assessments
  • Analysing complaints from our customers

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

  • Level 6 Materials Science Technologist apprenticeship standard:
  • The apprentice will study part-time towards a BEng (Hons) Materials Technology qualification in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University over 4 years

Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment. For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the apprenticeship’s English and maths minimum requirement is Entry Level 3.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon completion of the programme you will have attained the skills and knowledge to start your career with Ibstock Group as an Assistant Technical Manager or Production Team Leader at one of our factories.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

A Level or equivalent Maths, Science or Engineering (Grade BBC / Distinction Merit Merit) Essential

About the employer

Ibstock plc is a market leading manufacturer and partner of choice for innovative clay and concrete building products, building the face of Britain for over 200 years. Our purpose is to build a better world, by being at the heart of building - underpinned by our ambition to be the most sustainable manufacturer of clay and concrete products & solutions in the UK. We have put addressing climate change and improving lives at the centre of our sustainability work. We are passionate about the recruitment and development of talented individuals so that we can continue to surpass our customers’ expectations.

Employer

Ibstock Plc

Address

Dorket Head

Arnold

Nottingham

NG5 8PZ

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Training

Training provider

SHEFFIELD HALLAM UNIVERSITY

Apprenticeship standard

Materials science technologist (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 16 Feb 2023