L3 Apprentice Electrical Design Engineer AQUILA NUCLEAR ENGINEERING LIMITED
The Southampton Engineering Training Association (SETA) is supporting Aquila Nuclear Engineering to recruit a Level 3 Apprentice engineering "electrical" design and draughtsperson to join their team and develop within the organisation. You will also study towards a technical certificate (depending on your prior attainments).
Closing date: 14 Apr 2023
Monday - Thursday 8am - 4pm Friday 8am-3pm (1st year at SETA) From 2nd year onwards 37 hours per week at employer.
Total hours per week: 37
Possible start date
11 Sep 2023
17 Jan 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
First year apprentices are seconded to SETA, once in the business at Aquila’s main office they will have the opportunity to work in various departments within the business, including the workshop.
Development is achieved by virtue of on the job training, mandatory training and formal relevant training/courses.
Our engineers will be trained to:
- Understand and dissect Client’s specifications
- Develop innovative solutions to fulfil our client’s specification
- Design & operate highly complex pieces of kit
- Produce technical drawings and documents
- Attend & support design reviews
- Liaise with customers & clients
- Assist with the full design life cycle of projects
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Apprentices will undertake a Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard programme. This will include a full-time period of practical workshop based ‘off-the-job’ training at SETA’s Apprenticeship Centre in Southampton.
You will also begin a technical certificate (depending on your prior attainments) where you will be required to attend SETA one day a week over two academic years. After your initial training at SETA, you will be with your employer working on developing your skills for your End Point Assessment.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- Assistant engineer onto Engineer onto Senior Engineer
- Technical & managerial routes available
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
AQUILA NUCLEAR ENGINEERING LIMITED
Unit 17 Hazeley Enterprise Park
SOUTHAMPTON ENGINEERING TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED (THE)
Southampton Engineering Training Association (SETA)
Engineering design and draughtsperson
Level 3 (A level)
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