Apprentice Machinist COREWIRE LTD

Successful candidates would be working on a mix of jobs at our Ash Vale site learning how to use a full range of equipment that a general engineer/tool maker would use. This includes Lathes and Mills, CNC machines, manual and automatic grinders and wire eroding equipment along with the use of highly accurate measuring equipment and destructive and non-destructive testing.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,168.00

    Paid weekly in arrears

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday: 7.15am - 4.00pm Friday: 7.15am - 1.15pm Breaks to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 39.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000223163

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

This includes Lathes and Mills, CNC machines, manual and automatic grinders and wire eroding equipment along with the use of highly accurate measuring equipment and destructive and non-destructive testing. 

  • College training
  • Preparing powder blends
  • Turning (lathe work)
  • Milling
  • CAD design
  • 3D Printing
  • CNC work (Coding)
  • Forming & Shaping
  • Non-destructive testing

The training you will be getting

  • Machining Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • College study

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • We are happy to offer further training that will benefit you and the company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Hard working and punctual

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade C/4 and above) Essential

Things to consider

• Additional hours outside of term time • Overtime (when available) • Generous company pension • Future training course to advance knowledge

About the employer

Corewire Limited have been manufacturing in Surrey since 1949. At our Ash Vale site, we manufacture tungsten carbide wear parts for a huge variety of industries and produce flux and metal cored welding wire and machines for hardfacing and maintenance applications.

Employer

COREWIRE LTD

Address

STATION RD WEST

ASH VALE

ALDERSHOT

GU12 5LZ

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Training

Training provider

FARNBOROUGH COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

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

Contact

Business Services

business@farn-ct.ac.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Machining technician

Level 3 (A level)

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


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