TNA Manufacturing - Level 3- Engineering Mechanical Assembly Technician Apprenticeship TNA UK MANUFACTURING LIMITED

An exciting opportunity to gain an Apprenticeship with TNA UK Manufacturing, we offer hands on experience and opportunities to learn our full manufacturing process. We will train you to assemble products per diagrams and templates, using hand tools, power tools and metalworking machinery.

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

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Closing date: 30 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,640.00

    £292 per week at Make UK (based on 36.5 hour week) and £320 p wk in company (based on 40 hour week) as well as a Company pension scheme (employer 7%, employee 2%), Death in Service benefit, 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, birthday leave.

  • Working week

    When at TNA: Mon - Fri 7.00am - 3.30pm (30 minute lunch break). When at Make UK (training provider) - Mon - Thur 8.00am - 4.30pm and Fri 8.00am - 12.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    31 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000226864

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

TNA Solutions is a leading global packaging machinery manufacturer who offer innovative and successful integrated packaging, distribution and processing solutions across over 120 countries.

We’re seeking an Apprentice Mechanical Assembler, the role is responsible for the assembly of tna equipment, following engineering drawings. It involves completing all mechanical operations in line with safety measures to a high level of accuracy and with minimal errors according to the drawing.
• Assemble tna products as per works orders, diagrams and templates using hand tools, power tools and metalworking machinery
• Fit and assemble components using fixtures/hand tools/ portable power tools e.g grinders, drills, riveters etc.
• Removing metal burrs using hand files or portable grinders
• Assemble bespoke machinery e.g. bend and install pipework, align and mesh gears to assemble system of gears, operate drill presses or riveting machines as part of assembly operation.

In exchange for your dedication we offer a generous salary of £292 per week when at Make UK (based on 36.5 hour week) and £320 per week in company (based on 40 hour week) as well as a Company pension scheme (employer 7%, employee 2%), Death in Service benefit, 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, birthday leave.

The training you will be getting

Together with invaluable commercial and practical experience, you’ll gain several academic and vocational qualifications throughout your time with us, which are fully paid for, including: 

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)  – off the job block release at Make UK in Aston, Birmingham in year 1
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) 
  • Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)
  • In house training in line with your requirements.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Following successful completion of your Apprenticeship, you will progress to a full-time skilled position within the business as a Mechanical Assembler. We are keen to develop individuals internally and many previous Apprentices have progressed into different roles within the company.


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, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 / C / Pass) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C / Pass) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (or any other relevant subject) (Grade 4 / C / Pass) Desired

Things to consider

Working hours at TNA • Mon:7.00 – 3.30 • Tues: 7.00 – 3.30 • Wed: 7.00 – 3.30 • Thurs: 7.00 – 3.30 • Fri: 7.00 – 3.30 (30 minute unpaid lunch break per day)

About the employer

Tna Solutions is a leading global packaging machinery manufacturer who offer innovative and successful integrated packaging, distribution and processing solutions across over 120 countries.

Employer

TNA UK MANUFACTURING LIMITED

Address

166 Clapgate Lane

Woodgate Business Park Bartley Green

Birmingham

B32 3DE

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Training

Training provider

EEF LIMITED

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

Make UK Recruitment Team

asrecruitment@makeuk.org

01213447900

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering 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


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, follow the link to Make UK's recruitment portal.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 May 2024