Electronic Wiring Apprentice ICE OXFORD LIMITED

ICEOxford are seeking an Electronic Wiring Apprentice to join their team in Witney, Oxfordshire working with their manufacturing and build team. You will join their highly skilled team learning to manufacture complex cryo-magnetic research equipment systems.

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

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Closing date: 05 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    09 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Within the role you will be trained to wire different aspects of cryogenic instruments, using very fine wires to an exact specification and high standard
  • You will learn to solve wiring and manufacturing problems, ensuring that all items meet test data and are completed/logged in the correct format
  • You will learn to supply relevant information and data, working with the assembly team to pack systems for shipment, completing finishing lists as required
  • You will be expected to always work with good health & safety processes in the department and following the safe use of cryogenic liquids regulations

The training you will be getting

Qualifications include:

  • Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard. Company Training Plan & Assessment
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering - Development Knowledge (1 day per week for 2 years at college)
    Development Competence Qualification (workplace)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills - maths (If required)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills - English (If required)
  • End Point Assessment at the end of the apprenticeship

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • The potential to become a Senior Wiring Technician or Test Technician

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Physical fitness, Flexible attitude to work, Time Management, Interest in Engineering


GCSE or equivalent A Min of 5 GCSE's inc Science, English & Maths (Grade 5-9 / C-A*) Essential

Things to consider

The apprenticeship involves working on complex systems attaching very fine wires.

About the employer

ICEoxford was founded in 2004 to design and manufacture specialist Ultra Low Temperature (ULT) and High Magnetic Field equipment for the cryogenic research community. Since then, the company has grown to become a leading supplier of custom design, high performance cryogenic systems to scientific and cryogenic research groups and industry throughout the world. At the heart of this success is our commitment to find solutions for the cryogenic community. Delivering high quality products, outstanding customer support with excellent levels of personal service from our expert technical staff. Our core values are: excellent customer service, constant innovation and honesty towards our staff, our customers and our suppliers.







OX28 4BN

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Training provider


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


Sally Parr


07879 128768

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

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

Please use the link to fill out an application form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Aug 2024