L2 Engineering Operative Apprentice HADLEY INDUSTRIES PLC

To acquire the skills, knowledge and competence to operate at semi-skilled or skilled operator status to carry out a range of engineering and manufacturing processes within the cold rolling environment, meeting health, safety, environmental and quality standards.

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Closing date: 03 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Approx Annual Salary

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    6 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working towards a L2 Engineering Operative qaulification, you will be with the employer (Hadley Group LTD) 4 days a week and attend Sandwell College 1 day a week.

Duties include:

  • Make full use of the training placement available within Hadley Group Technology
  • Gain relevant skills and job knowledge through the apprenticeship training scheme
  • Achieve relevant training qualifications for future job role
  • Attend regular training progress review meetings with Managers and Trainers
  • Attend day release college courses to achieve relevant technical certificates relating to apprentice job role
  • Record job reports for allocated placement and complete training checklists for future reference in the log book/portfolio
  • Promote good health and safety within every training placement. Become capable in the use of a wide range of machine tools including, but not restricted to, conventional and CNC turning and milling, grinding and drilling
  • Carry out any other duties within the capability of the job holder

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The employer and training provider will use the mandatory Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations (competence) and Level 2 Certificate or Diploma in Engineering Operations (knowledge) within the Engineering Operative Standard to develop a training plan to ensure that the apprentice receives the appropriate level of knowledge and skills to advance to and successfully complete the Independent End-point Assessment.

Employer Gateway Review for Progression to Independent End-point Assessment Readiness for End- point Assessment (EPA) Before going forward for the EPA, the employer must be satisfied that the apprentice has:

  • Satisfactorily completed training covering the skills, knowledge and behaviours as described in the standard
  • Achieved all Mandatory qualifications - Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations (competence) and Level 2 Certificate or Diploma in Engineering Operations (knowledge)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full Time position in the company in and/or progression to L3, Toolmaker CNC Machinist Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Machine Tool Fitter Controls Maintenance Engineer.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Analytical skills, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider


About the employer

At Hadley Group Technology, we develop the systems and solutions of the future – working in partnership with businesses, universities and industry bodies in a ‘cycle of innovation’ which our business was built on. More than 60 full-time engineers and technicians are dedicated to research, product development, tooling and machinery design, manufacture, and technical support. Using the latest advances in computer simulation technology, cutting edge engineering hardware and the skills and knowledge of our in-house team, this specialist technical resource is at the heart of the Hadley Group




92 Downing Street


West Midlands

B66 2PA

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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