Electromechanical Assembly Apprentice WEBTEC PRODUCTS LTD

Webtec Products Ltd is a specialist manufacturer of hydraulic measurement and control products. They are currently looking for an Electromechanical Assembly apprentice to join and learn within their team.

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

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Closing date: 12 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,640.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, Friday between 8:30am and 3:30pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    16 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000251592

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Main Duties:

  • To learn how to build and test hydraulic instrumentation and valves
  • To learn and become proficient in the use of the company Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system (Epicor)
  • To understand our ISO9001 quality system and how that impacts on your role at Webtec.
  • To spend time working in other departments to broaden your skills and knowledge of what Webtec does.
  • To learn about Lean manufacturing and continuous improvement techniques.
  • To make sure that any test stand and tooling issues are reported to the relevant Team Supervisor.
  • To be responsible for keeping the areas you are working in and around, clean and tidy.
  • To ensure that all Health and Safety procedures are adhered to and to work in a safe and competent manner.

Day to day contact will be largely with the team supervisor and immediate colleagues. This role supports the daily production build and also supports colleagues within the team.

The training you will be getting

  • The learner will be studying the Engineering Fitter Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard qualification
  • Day release to West Suffolk College

 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The apprenticeship may lead to permanent employment within the assembly department (this is not guaranteed) e.g. as an electrotechnical assembler. There may also be opportunity for employment in other areas of the business such as engineering.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 5-9) Essential

Things to consider

Role requires an aptitude for high levels of manual dexterity. Also focusses on developing an ability to read engineering drawings (full training provided).

About the employer

Specialist manufacturers of hydraulic measurement and control products.

Employer

WEBTEC PRODUCTS LTD

Address

Webtec Products Ltd, 11-13 Nuffield Road

St. Ives

PE27 3LZ

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Training

Training provider

WEST SUFFOLK COLLEGE

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

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 12 Jul 2024