Electronic Engineering Degree Apprenticeship EDWARDS HIGH VACUUM INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

Our four-year engineering apprenticeship is a great opportunity to learn on the job whilst getting paid. You’ll apply the theory you learn at Chichester University 1-2 days per week to real-life engineering problems in the workplace and gain a relevant Engineering Degree with excellent career prospects!

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

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

    TBC during interview

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8am - 4.45pm; Friday 8am -1pm

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    29 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000226174

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Some of the tasks you may be involved in include the following:

·         Collaborate across business functions to facilitate business Improvement activity

·         Research and learn about new technologies and assess their usefulness in improving our future products

·         Write project proposals describing the purpose, and reports, describing the outcome.

·         Learning vacuum and abatement science and understanding our customers applications.

The training you will be getting

  • You will recieve a BEng in Electrical Engineering 
  • You will study on the Bognor Regis Campus in the Tech Park. 
  • You will study one and a half days a week whilst working the other days

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

As a Degree Apprentice you'll be prepared for a wide variety of Engineering roles. During your apprenticeship with us, you will undertake a range of rotations in different departments, so you can find out what you're most interested in pursuing, we can support your career choices from there.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 subjects (one STEM subject) (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
Other Level 3 in any area (Grade Level 3 PASS) Essential

About the employer

Did you know that the solutions we develop are a key part of most industries? Electronics, medical research, renewable energy, food production, infrastructure and many more. We´re everywhere! Working with us means working with the latest technologies and groundbreaking, sustainable innovations. With our inclusive and caring environment, you get the support and inspiration you need to grow. Here, your ideas are embraced, and you never stop learning

Employer

EDWARDS HIGH VACUUM INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

Address

15 Marshall Rd

Hampden Park

Eastbourne

BN22 9BA

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Training

Training provider

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

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

Electrical or electronic technical support engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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

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

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2024