Job Title : Milling Machine / Lathe Operator Engineering Apprentice
Employer : B & H Print Engineers Ltd
Location : St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 6TA
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework and Level : Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Mechanical Engineering
Vacancy Reference - : VAC-11731
Vacancy Short Description : We are an engineering company working within the printing industry supplying machines to the UK and worldwide. We are now looking for an Apprentice Milling Machine and Lathe Operator to join our team in St Neots.
Qualifications Required : Candidates must hold GCSE A*-C / 4-9 or hold a Level 2 equivalent in English and Maths
Vacancy Full Description : We are an engineering company working within the printing industry supplying machines to the UK and worldwide. We are now looking for an Apprentice Milling Machine and Lathe Operator to join our team in St Neots.
As an apprentice with us you will be trained as a machine operator using manual and CNC Machines
Initial tasks will be:
•To assist in production engineering tasks including the running of CNC machines
Longer term it will be to specialise in the setting and programming of CNC turning and milling machines, to be fully cohesive with the reading of technical drawings and inspection processes.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 40hrs pw (Mon-Fri 8.00am - 5pm (1 hour lunch per day)
Salary : £220.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 24/02/2019
Possible Start Date : 04/03/2019
Personal Qualities : We are looking for someone who has a good work ethic and is both punctual and reliable
Skills Required : The ideal candidate will have a natural ability for mechanical work and competent IT skills
Future Prospects : To develop a full working knowledge of engineering
Training to be Provided : The qualifications you will study to achieve will depend on your chosen pathway, and include:
NVQs (work-based learning)
Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma
Engineering Maintenance NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma
Fabrication and Welding Engineering NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma
Engineering Technical Support NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma.
Technical Certificates (classroom-based learning)
Fabrication and Welding Engineering Technology Level 3 Diploma
EAL Engineering Technology Level 3 Diploma.
You will also have the opportunity to achieve the following additional qualifications:
English, maths and ICT Functional Skills
Employee Rights and Responsibilities
Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
Other Information : Candidates must attend an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team and complete an online Maths and English test which will be sent out prior to your initial interview if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.
Things to consider : Due to our location there is no public transport so candidates will need to be able to drive.
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