Engineering Operative and Production Apprentice

  • Company: SATRA Technology Centre Ltd
  • Location: Kettering, NN16 8SD
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £9,380.00 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12564
  • Application Deadline Date: 01/08/2022
  • Start Date: 22/08/2022
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Working Week: Monday to Friday (9.00am to 4.30pm)

Brief Description

Are you looking for a career in engineering? SATRA Technology is an independent research and testing organisation based in Kettering. They are seeking two apprentices who will work in the Test Equipment Department performing a wide range of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering operations that are required to meet the needs of the business.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and maths

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 - jcarter@bedford.ac.uk or 07887 787813

Personal Qualities

Adept at listening and following instructions
Determination to see a task through to the end
Positive attitude
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Good Team player
Great attention to detail

Skills Required

Good problem-solving skills
Confident communicator and decision maker

Future Prospects

Satra have a growing team within Test Equipment and there is potential for a full time position on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

SATRA Technology based in Kettering are looking for two Engineering Operative and Production Apprentice's to join their team of experts.

The successful candidates will start the day by planning the mechanical or electrical manufacturing task required, you will then use mechanical techniques to produce components. You will also be trained to wire and terminate different types of cabling and to assemble and test electrical components. You will carry out quality checks during and after the mechanical or electrical manufacturing operations.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to begin a career in engineering and be trained by industry experts.

Other Information

Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of Tresham College, (Part of the Bedford College Group)

There is flexibility around the hours, but the core working hours are 9.30am to 4.30pm

Ready to start your adventure?