Apprentice Design Engineer SPELLMAN HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRONICS LIMITED.

Programme of learning will consist of day release to University for the BEng Electronic and Electrical Engineering. This study path is combined with workplace learning, working on projects in conjunction with experienced Engineers and on solo projects with support.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £25,642.50

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8.15 to 17.00 and Friday 8.15 to 12.45

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    25 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000247105

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Study the Degree course on day release and in own time in order to achieve a successful outcome with qualification. Maintain a minimum 2.2 grade average and minimum attendance of >90%.
  • Application of learning in the workplace in order to demonstrate the learning and knowledge gained.
  • Through on the job and University learning develop their scientific knowledge, practical skills and the techniques required to become a professional Electronic Design Engineer.
  • Complete workplace projects in accordance with qualification requirements.
  • Attending regular monitoring review meetings with appointed training officer.
  • Applying a conscientious attitude in the workplace, contributing to both specific projects and the departmental goals and objectives.
  • Become familiar with and work safely with precision high voltage power conversion products and associated equipment.
  • Ensure familiarisation and adherence to the Quality, Environmental and Health and Safety management systems including workmanship standards, static handling precautions and high voltage control measures.
  • Responsibility for adhering to the Company’s ISO 9001 Quality, ISO14001 Environmental and Health and Safety management systems.

The training you will be getting

  • The apprentice will recieve a BEng Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • The apprentice will be based at the University's Bognor Regis campus
  • The apprentice will study one and a half days a week in their first year, dropping to 1 day a week in the following 3 years

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

To become an experienced memeber of the team after the apprenticeship has finished 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Reliable

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent in 3 subjects (including Mathematics) (Grade C or above) Essential

Things to consider

You will have/need to be: A thorough and methodical approach to problem solving along with analytical thinking skills. Self-motivated with the ability to work well with others. Computer literate. A quick learner and logical thinker. Good verbal and written communication skills. A keen interest in Engineering Design and Electronics.

About the employer

Spellman, a family owned and managed company established in 1947, is the world's leading independent supplier of precision DC high voltage power supplies, X-Ray generators and Monoblock® X-Ray sources for medical, industrial and scientific applications. While we offer the broadest and most advanced range of standard and platform products in the industry, we specialize in partnering with OEM’s to develop, produce and support the optimum solution for each system and market segment. We currently have five design centers, six production centers, eight repair locations and over 2,100 employees in North America, Europe and Asia.

Employer

SPELLMAN HIGH VOLTAGE ELECTRONICS LIMITED.

Address

Broomers Park Unit 14

Broomers Hill Lane

Pulborough

RH20 2RY

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Training

Training provider

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICHESTER

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

Emma Carballo

ecarballo@spellmanhv.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Electrical or electronic technical support engineer (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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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