Apprentice Tool & Die Maintenance Technician PLASTIC OMNIUM AUTOMOTIVE LIMITED
Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship (4 yrs) during which time you will attend our Training Centre on block release followed by day release for training and further education. The remainder of your time will be spent with your employer, training in Engineering.
Closing date: 17 Mar 2024
Annual review and increment during your apprenticeship.
Total hours per week: 37.5
Possible start date
16 Sep 2024
06 Feb 2024
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
- Working alongside experienced and qualified staff, you will learn all aspects of Toolmaking. Working undr Supervision, you will work towards being responsible for the following tasks: Using and interpreting Engineering data and documentation to include 2D drawings of tool assemblies, specific parts, 3D cad data of mould tools.
- Highlight potential tooling issues and find a suitable way to disassemble mould tools, Standard working instruction documenation, Tool preventative maintenance documentation and schedules.
- Tool specifi cooling circuit diagrams, Hydraulic circuit diagrams, critical spares lists, hot runner systems & diagrams.
- Carrying out checks and maintenance as outlined within the PPM (Planned, Preventative Maintenance) scheme.
- Fault diagnosis and repair on Injection mould tools.
- Use internal PC based system to log faults and repairs.
- Understand engineering drawings and 3D CAD data to interpret and analyse tooling faults and aid in ther respective repairs in order to maintain production requirements.
- Work cohesively with the engineering team.
The training you will be getting
- Level III in Engineering Technician - Toolmaker at North West Training Council, Liverpool.
- Block release for 42 weeks; remainder spent with employer.
- A Technical training assessor will support you throughout your apprenticeship.
- NWTC in Liverpool will deliver your training and monitor your Apprenticeship on a regular basis to ensure you achieve the standards required including; core skills, knowledge and occupational behaviours in preparation for gateway / End Point Assessment.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
- Level IV - HNC
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
NORTH WEST TRAINING COUNCIL
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:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Level 3 (A level)
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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