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Job Title : Mechanical Engineer Apprentice
Employer : Peak Production Equipment Ltd
Location : Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 1GB
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Mechanical Engineering
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11836
Brief Description : Do you want to gain the training and basic skills to understand drawings and using hand tools?
Are you someone who wants to learn everything about Mechanical Design and the variety of equipment used?

 

Qualifications Required : You will need a minimum of three GCSEs at grades A*-C or 9-4, including English, maths or equivalent.
Vacancy Detail : Do you want to gain the training and basic skills to understand drawings and using hand tools?
Are you someone who wants to learn everything about Mechanical Design and the variety of equipment used?

Training will cover basic skills :
1. Working with different engineering materials
2. Using measuring equipment and various hand tools
3. Reading drawings for measurement purpose & quality
4. Based on a development plan there will be the opportunity in working with a full range of workshop machinery, CNC machines, manual mills, lathes, 3D Printers and saws.
5. At the end of the four year period, the candidate should be a competent mechanical engineer
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 38.75hrs pw Mon-Thurs (8.5hrs per day) Fri (4.75 hrs per day)
Salary : £251.88 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 30/06/2019
Possible Start Date : 05/08/2019
Personal Qualities : Enthusiasm
Drive
Willingness to learn
Patience
Skills Required : Basic skills and understand of a machine shop environment are preferable, yet not critical.
Enthusiasm towards what you will be learning
Excellent written and oral communication skills and the confidence to interact at all levels of the organisation
Future Prospects : Establish a solid career with Peak Production as a Mechanical Design Engineer.
Training to be Provided : Training will be provided in the CAD software Catia (also possibly Siemens NX).

EMTA LEVEL 3 NVQ EXTENDED DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING (QCF)
EDEXCEL LEVELL 3 BTEC DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (QCF)
EMTA LEVEL 2 AWARD IN PERSONAL LEARNING AND THINKING SKILLS
EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
CG LEVEL 2 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN ENGLISH
CG LEVEL 2 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
CG LEVEL 2 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS QUALIFICATION IN MATHEMATICS
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
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