Engineering machinist apprenticeship BOLT KING LTD

Bolt king are lookng for a machinist apprentice to operate a variety of machines including CNC Lathe, CNC Miller, Hot Forge Press, Centreless Grinder and more. You will learn how to operate the machinery safely as well as how to overcome any complications and learning th emost efficient way in which to perform the operations.

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Closing date: 02 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,520.00

    Free parking Travel expenses up to £20 a week Close to public transport links

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    28 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000234544

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The job role will include:

  • Facing and chamfering
  • Screwing
  • Grinding
  • Thread rolling
  • Milling/Turning
  • Forging
  • Rollerboxing
  • Tapping
  • Polishing
  • Cutting billets
  • Cleaning up threads
  • Cleaning machines
  • Following policies and procedures

The training you will be getting

This is a 3 year Level 3 Machinist Apprenticeship, with the first 9 months being full time at the training provider, In-Comm Training Services in Telford, TF3 3AJ.

  • Level 3 Extended diploma in Machining (Development Knowledge)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Machining) (Development Technical Knowledge)

Please ensure you are able to travel to this address as well as to the company address.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • There will be a full time permanent role available in the engineering department on successful completion of the apprenticeship. There will also be opportunity to gain further qualifications.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Number skills, Interest in engineering, Willingness to learn, Enthusiastic

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5/6) Essential

Things to consider

Need to be able to stand for long periods of time and be reasonably fit due to there being manual handling of bar/billets. A working knowledge of measuring equipment would be advantageous but not essential.

About the employer

Bolt King is an ISO 9001:2015 accredited manufacturer of special fasteners for Oil and Gas, Nuclear, Petro-chemical & Automotive and a variety of industries. They are primarily involved in small production runs (50-5000), in carbon, alloy and stainless steels together with a wide range of high nickel alloys. Bolt King Ltd continues to invest both in its staff and its manufacturing plant, capable of running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, a knowledgeable sales team and loyal staff members with years of special fastener experience and a wealth of engineering knowledge. Bolt King Ltd continues to invest both in its staff and its manufacturing plant, capable of running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, a knowledgeable sales team and loyal staff members with years of special fastener experience and a wealth of engineering knowledge.

Employer

BOLT KING LTD

Address

UNIT 3

STAFFORD PARK 12

TELFORD

TF3 3BJ

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Training

Training provider

IN-COMM TRAINING AND BUSINESS SERVICES 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

Sue Fisher

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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