Forvia (Banbury) - Level 3 - Mechanical Maintenance Technician Apprentice Forvia Faurecia

Do you want to be part of a company that recognizes performance? Forvia have an excellent, and well paid, opportunity to start your career within maintenance in the fast paced automotive sector. A Maintenance Engineering Apprentice will service and maintain mechanical industrial systems within the Forvia factory.

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

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £18,252.00

    In exchange for your hard work, Forvia are offering: • A generous first year salary of £18,252 (£9 per hour) • Annual pay reviews to reflect your increase in knowledge and experience • Access to the Forvia company benefits scheme

  • Working week

    Year 1 Mon - Thu 08:00 - 16:30 Fri 08:00 - 12:30 Year 2 onwards includes shift work

    Total hours per week: 36.5

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    18 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000245622

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Do you want to be part of a company that recognizes performance?

Are you looking to grow and develop your potential with a successful industrial and technology leader?

Transform with us. Put your energy to good use. Help build a sustainable future.

As technological innovation and the need for sustainability transform the automotive industry, we are ideally positioned to deliver solutions that will enhance the lives of road-users everywhere.

Role:

This amazing role will educate and train the successful apprentice to become a competent and confident mechanical maintenance engineer, through effective classroom and on the job learning.


The Apprentice Maintenance Technician is an entry level training role which includes Level 3 Qualifications. Whilst on site, the role is responsible for:
• Supporting the department with monitoring maintenance activities to ensure product quality, schedule achievement, minimal downtime and a safe working environment
• Reacting to machine breakdowns in a timely fashion
• Updating the correct paperwork to ensure reporting is accurate and up to date
• Performing preventative maintenance activities to a schedule determined by the maintenance team

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 full time 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

Initial role following completion of this apprenticeship would be Maintenance Technician, however people can carry on with further study up to degree apprenticeship level and into other engineering roles in the organisation.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, 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 (Other relevant subject) (Grade 4/C/Pass) Desired

Things to consider

Shift work in later stages of the apprenticeship and following completion of the programme.

About the employer

Faurecia's mission is to develop technologies for safe, sustainable, advanced, and customized mobility. With 111,000 employees in 33 countries, Faurecia is a top ten global automotive supplier and inspires mobility through its four Business Groups: Seating, Interiors, Clean Mobility, and Electronics. At the same time, Faurecia offers solutions to meet the challenges of future generations in line with our Convictions and Values. As technological innovation and the need for sustainability transform the automotive industry, we are ideally positioned to deliver solutions that will enhance the lives of road-users everywhere.

Employer

Forvia Faurecia

Address

3 Middleton Close

Banbury

OX16 4RS

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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

0121 344 7900

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

Click on the link to apply through Make UK's recruitment portal

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

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2024