Engineering Operative Apprentice Rotamic Engineering Ltd

Rotamic Engineering Ltd is a subcontract precision engineering company based on Sowton Industrial Estate, Exeter and we are looking for two apprentices to join our friendly, conscientious team. You will be using the latest CNC machinery, metrology equipment, tooling and software to manufacture precision components for markets such as aerospace.

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

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,707.84 to £21,131.76

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm including college day

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000213022

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

The apprenticeship candidates will need to be friendly, conscientious, work in a tidy and methodical manner with a positive attitude, have a keen eye for detail and to take pride in their work as this position requires a high standard of accuracy.

  • You will be using the latest CNC machinery, metrology equipment, tooling and software to manufacture precision components for markets such as aerospace, defence, medical, motorsport (F1), these components are made from various materials such as heat-treated stainless steel, titanium, bronze, aluminium, copper and specialist engineering plastics.
  • You will be Operating and setting CNC machines, Deburring, mechanical and visual inspection
  • Your apprenticeship training will start with Exeter College in September 2023

The training you will be getting

L2 Engineering operativeapprenticeship standard

Whilst an apprentice with Rotamic Engineering and the support of Exeter college you will be trained for the requirements of operating and setting of our CNC machines, along with this you will be taught what and how to use various measuring equipment from plug gauges, verniers, micrometers and CMM’s.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once the successful applicant has completed their apprenticeship, there may be opportunities to progress within the business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

About the employer

Rotamic Engineering Ltd is a specialist precision engineering company which has been manufacturing parts for customers in the aerospace, defence, automotive, medical and oil & gas industries for over 40 years. We have gained a reputation for producing ultra-high precision turned parts in a range of metals and plastics including aerospace stainless steels, titanium and advanced engineering plastics.

Employer

Rotamic Engineering Ltd

Address

Little Moor House, Falcon Road

Sowton Industrial Estate

Devon

EX2 7LB

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Training

Training provider

EXETER COLLEGE

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:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

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


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Feb 2024