Job Title : Electrical Engineering Apprentice
Employer : Axis Electronics
Location : Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 7NY
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Electrical Engineering
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11823
Brief Description : We are now looking for Electrical Engineering Apprentice to support in the production of printed circuit board assembly.
Qualifications Required : 5 GCSEs essential (including Math's, English and Science), A* - C grades or 9 -4 equivalents, AS Essential (Math's and Science desirable).
Vacancy Detail : We are now looking for Electrical Engineering Apprentice to support in the production of printed circuit board assembly.
The Electrical Engineering Apprentice will be supporting manufacturing of printed circuit board assembly.
The Apprentices will move round the company every 6 months, working in various areas of the business.
They will cover the following over the 3 year programme:
- Component preparation
- Mechanical assembly
- Surface mount technology
- Flow solder operation
- Production engineering
- Test engineering
- Goods in and goods out
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday-Thursday 7.30am - 4.30pm, Friday 7.30-12.30
Salary : £230.10 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 16/06/2019
Possible Start Date : 01/07/2019
Personal Qualities : - An interest in Electronics
- Positive, can do attitude
- Good time keeping and attendance
Skills Required : - Good organisation
- Attention to detail
- Time keeping
- Ability to follow instructions
- Ability to use tools
- Good manual dexterity
- Adopts our company values (caring, hardworking, integrity, positivity, synergy)
Future Prospects : A career in Engineering within production or test. Technician level production staff. Opportunities to progress.
Training to be Provided : During this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:
•Health and safety
•Math's for technicians
•Electrical and electronic engineering
•Engineering drawing for technicians
You will also study specialist units depending on the pathway your employer chooses.
Performing Engineering Operations NVQ Level 2 Diploma (QCF) – with bias to match your chosen pathway
•Industrial Environment Awareness Level 2 Award in (QCF)
•English and maths Functional Skills
•Employee Rights & Responsibilities
•Personal Learning & 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.
We will offer the successful apprentices:
Sponsorship for further education e.g. HNC or HND
6 Monthly pay reviews
2 onsite canteens
12.30 finish on a Friday
24 days annual leave
Christmas Shut down
Life Assurance Scheme
Things to consider : - 7.30 am start time
- Possible over time on occasion
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