Engineering Technician Apprentice

PEREGRINE MLS LTD

BUXTON, SK17 8DJ

Closes on Friday 30 August

Posted on 10 May 2024


Summary

We are looking for an apprentice who has a desire to learn in an ever-expanding business. The apprentice will assist with the daily running of production to meet deadlines. Full training will be provided onsite and to use equipment to machine 2D and 3D contoured foam using various materials.

Annual wage
£9,984 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Engineering technician (level 3)
Hours
30 hours per week, 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday with day release to college as required.

30 hours a week

Possible start date

Friday 6 September

Duration

3 Years 6 Months

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

The apprentice will complete the Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship standard. 

Attending the Leek Campus, college transport is available, on a weekly basis apprentices will spend time in the training workshop, CAD and CAM suites. 

Where you’ll work

NEW FORGE

BEECH LANE

DOVE HOLES

BUXTON

SK17 8DJ

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

UNIVERSITY OF DERBY

Your training course

Engineering technician (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents

Your training plan

This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

Requirements

Essential qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • English (grade 4/C or above)
  • Maths (grade 4/C or above)

Desirable qualifications

Other in:

  • Technical subject e.g. design & technology (grade Any)

Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Team working
  • Creative
  • Initiative
  • Reliable
  • An interest in the industry
  • Ability to learn from peers
  • A desire to learn

Other requirements

We are located just outside of Buxton, please carefully consider how you will get to work each day.

About this company

Peregrine offer turn key design services that offer the following, CNC metal workshop, an electrical assembly workshop, a specialist packaging solutions workshop and offer a lean consultancy service. We pride ourselves on our in house capabilities to turn an idea into a product housing the skills and knowledge of our engineering team across the business.

https://www.peregrine-mls.com/ (opens in new tab)

After this apprenticeship

We are an ever-expanding business so there is excellent potential for a permanent position, and future promotions, on the successful completion of your apprenticeship. 

Ask a question

The contact for this apprenticeship is:

UNIVERSITY OF DERBY

Apprenticeships Team

feapprenticeships@blc.ac.uk

08000740099

The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000250313.

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Closes on Friday 30 August

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