Apprentice Toolmaker B E C Group
BEC Group New Milton are looking to recruit a Level 3 Engineering Machining Technician Apprentice to join the team and develop within the organisation, along with the support of the Southampton Engineering Training Association (SETA) to train and work to gain the apprenticeship Standard. You will be milling, turning and drilling etc. in the manufacturing process.
Closing date: 31 May 2023
Training at SETA: Monday - Thursday 0800 - 1600 Friday 0800 - 1500 At Company: 40hrs per week, Monday – Friday times only. Start/end times TBC.
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
11 Sep 2023
20 Apr 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
As an apprentice you will be part of the team working to complete orders for customers assisting with activities that will include:
- Surface grinding
- EDM Spark erosion
- Jig Making
- Mould tool maintenance
This will include all aspects of the manufacture of mould tooling produced in our in-house tool room.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Apprentices will undertake a Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard Program, this will include a 20 week full-time period of practical workshop based ‘off-the-job’ training at SETA in the first year.
After this 20 week training period you will be at BEC Group for four days a week, working with the teams and learning the practical skills. You will also be attending SETA one day a week to achieve technical certificate in BTEC Level 3.
Your apprenticeship is finished off with an End Point Assessment (EPA)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
During and after your apprenticeship you will progress onto Mould Tool Design, CAD/CAM and other areas in the business where the toolmaker is needed.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Level 5 & above or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade Level 5 & above or equivalent) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
B E C Group
GORE ROAD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE
SOUTHAMPTON ENGINEERING TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED (THE)
Southampton Engineering Training Association (SETA)
023 8077 1908
Level 3 (A level)
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