Apprentice Engineer Technician

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Apprenticeship summary

Duties will include:

  • To complete an initial programme of training to be conducted within the Company’s Engineering, Cutting, Forming, Fabrication, Powder-Coating, Assembly and Despatch Departments during the first 18 months of the scheme with a view to specialising in the later stages of the Apprenticeship
  • To become proficient in the application and use of a wide range of machines and machine tools including, but not restricted to, conventional and CNC turning and milling, grinding and drilling
  • Fitting and assembly skills including the use of hand tools and marking out
  • Welding, fabrication, finishing, polishing, grinding and other jointing processes
  • Sheet metalwork including cutting, folding, etc.
  • Measurement and inspection techniques using a variety of metrology equipment
  • Training in the use of Computer Aided Design (CAD) using proprietary software packages
  • Attendance at college on day release basis leading to recognised NVQ qualifications over a three-year period
  • Carrying out such tasks and duties as directed by the Team Leader that are calculated to contribute to the requisite levels of performance and competence
  • To provide instruction and advice within the Department commensurate with training completed

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • To be IT literate with a working knowledge of all Microsoft Software
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be organised

Personal qualities

  • A good team player
  • Have a desire to work towards a qualification
  • Have a demonstrable interest in an engineering discipline
  • Must be punctual
  • Must be able to follow instruction

About the employer

J C Metal Works

A precision metal manufacturer, formed in 1986 by Jack Chauhan, has over 60,000 square feet of manufacturing space along with the most up to date plant, technology and equipment. We are proud of our reputation for the quality manufacture of sheet metal products for a variety of industries including:

  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Electrical Enclosures and Kiosks
  • Retail Fixtures and Point of Sale (POS) Display Units
  • Automotive and Aerospace
  • Lighting

Our in-house manufacturing capabilities include laser cutting, punching, forming, fabrication, powder coating and final assembly.

Apprenticeship Framework:Manufacturing Engineering
Annual Wage: £11,400.00
Working Week: Monday – Friday, between 08:00 – 16:00
Apprenticeship duration: 36 months
Possible start date: 01-08-2019
Level: Advanced

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