Laboratory Engineering Apprentice Pall Europe Limited

Are you self-driven and a logical thinker? Do you have the motivation to learn? PETA Ltd are looking to source an exceptional Laboratory Engineering Apprentice for our client, PALL. This role involves a range of tasks across the whole team, you will be assigned to perform laboratory tests and maintenance tasks.

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

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,965.00

    4% employer / employee contribution. 5% bonus opportunity. Salary deduction benefits.

  • Working week

    Mon to Thu 09:00 - 17:15; Fri 09:00-16:00.

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    2 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000256863

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

PALL Europe UK Ltd are looking for a self-motivated individual that is willing to learn the range of fundamental laboratory techniques and measurement methods.
 
As a Laboratory Engineering Apprentice, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work as part of a cross functional team carrying out hydraulic testing of products ensuring safety and functionality are met in accordance with the customer requirements and current legislation
  • Develop Hydraulic test, electrical/electronic and software skills 

The essential requirements of the job include: 

  • Carry out assigned test work:
  • Review job request, understand requirements in accordance with procedures
  • Assemble test apparatus
  • Complete test to instructions /procedures
  • Disassemble and clean test equipment and maintain work area
  • Write report
  • Correctly operate, understand and be able to develop, maintain and troubleshoot all equipment / instrumentation / documentation necessary to support testing:
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Software
  • Develop and write procedures
  • Update facility manuals

The training you will be getting

As a Laboratory Engineering Apprentice, you will be studying a Level 3 Engineering Technician (Technical Support) Apprenticeship. Throughout your apprenticeship with PALL, you will be supported by your company mentor and your PETA Learning and Development Coach.
Your Level 3 programme will include, a level 3 Engineering work-based qualification delivered by PETA, and day release for 24 months to complete a level 3 BTEC technical certificate.

After a period of foundation skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
After a further period of skills and technical knowledge development all apprentices will be required to achieve the following qualifications:

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) – Technical Support
Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge) 

Overall duration 48 months.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

PALL Europe UK Ltd have a strong record for developing people to reach their full potential and with so many areas to apply your innovative thinking, you’re sure to find the one that fuels your passion.
The career opportunities at PALL are very varied, there may be the potential for:

  • Fulltime employment
  • Further personal development
  • Further academic development
  • Higher apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Enthusiastic team player, Self motivated and driven, Excellent communication skills, Logical thinker, Good at following instructions, Keen eye for detail, Willing to learn, Interest in engineering, Pride in your work, High quality output

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential

Things to consider

Company benefits: 4% employer / employee contribution. 5% bonus opportunity. 25 days annual leave + bank holidays – additional opportunity to buy/sell 3 days. Salary deduction benefits. Cycle to work scheme. Additional pensions contributions. Discounted gym memberships. Health cash plan.

About the employer

Our diverse team enables creativity and innovation and advances operational execution for our customers. Our solutions help customers enable the purity of water and food, engineer lifesaving vaccines and biotechnology drugs, protect patients and caregivers, and enhance manufacturing processes. Pall Corporation provides critical filtration, separation and purification solutions to meet the demanding needs of global life sciences and industrial customers.

Employer

Pall Europe Limited

Address

Walton Rd

Drayton

Portsmouth

PO6 1TD

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Training

Training provider

PETA 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

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2024