CNC operative Apprentice

  • Company: Chiltern Marble LTD
  • Location: Kempston, MK42 7BY
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £14,560.00 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12571
  • Application Deadline Date: 24/07/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday to Friday- 6:00am- 2:45pm or 7:00am- 3:45pm (8 hours plus 45min break)

Brief Description

Are you interested in Engineering? Do you have an interest for machinery and programming software? Are you a practical learner? 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

Enthusiastic
Dedicated
Practical learner
An interest for machinery and programming software
A good level of general housekeeping for the upkeep of the machinery

Skills Required

Good IT skills
A reasonable level of fitness

Future Prospects

Potential qualified CNC operator position upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

Chiltern Marble are a bespoke manufacturer of stone and composite products mainly for the kitchen worktops sector. With over 16 years of experience, they supply, manufacture, template and install stone worktops.

Part of your role will include: operating their 3 axis CNC milling machines, programming, setting and operating the milling machine, learn about the different types of tooling that is used and the basics of the machine itself, extracting the information from the templates of the job, and turning this into a digital format using a 2D auto CAD Software. You will also carry out routine checks and maintenance of the machines in line with Health and Safety.

Staff benefits include a Christmas party and occasional meals out.

Other Information

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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