Electronic Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice

  • Company: BELA Electronic Designs Ltd
  • Location: Kempston, MK42 7UH
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £12,168.00 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12458
  • Application Deadline Date: 31/07/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Mon - Thurs 8:00am - 4:45pm, Fri 8:00am - 1:00pm

Brief Description

Do you want a career in Engineering? Do you want to work in a fast paced environment? Do you want to be involved in design and manufacturing? Apply now!

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and maths or the ability to work towards Level 2 Functional Skills during the programme.

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this vacancy but are still interested in an apprenticeship, please contact our dedicated Apprenticeship Recruitment Team who can discuss this with you further - apprenticeships@bedford.ac.uk or 01234 291375

Personal Qualities

Punctuality and outstanding attendance for both work and college is essential
Willing to learn

Skills Required

Good attention to detail
Good teamwork skills
Excellent communication skills
Any soldering experience would be beneficial but not essential
Good numeracy and literacy skills

Future Prospects

Permanent employment in the role of choice upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

Bela Electronic Designs was formed in 1984. Since then, their growth has been consistent and the company has developed a strong recognition in the design and manufacturing sectors. They are a small contract electronic manufacturer who engage in the assembly and test of printed circuit boards in a high-value, small-batch, fast pace environment.

Part of the role will include: surface mounting, soldering, Electronic Engineering, PCB (Printed Circuit Boad) Design, Quality Control, Assembly of products and testing.
Bela work across a multitude of sectors including Industrial, Defence, Instrumentation, Communications, Motorsport, Aerospace and Scientific.

Staff benefits include free parking and a 1pm finish on a Friday!

Other Information

You will be based in a factory in a production environment. You will be required to wear the relevant PPE to protect you which will be provided to you by the company.

Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team. 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.

Only candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice

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