Workshop Engineer Apprentice

  • Company: Prosaw Ltd
  • Location: Kettering, NN16 8UN
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £13,650.00 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12590
  • Application Deadline Date: 21/08/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.00pm with half an hour for lunch

Brief Description

Are you hoping to begin your career in Engineering? Prosaw Limited are looking for a Workshop Engineer Apprentice based at their factory in Kettering.
You will learn a variety of skills with Prosaw who have nearly 60 years’ experience and a range of sawing machines, steelworkers and metal forming equipment.

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 - apprenticeships@bedford.ac.uk or 07887 787813

Personal Qualities

A desire to learn and to solve Engineering problems
Ability to work in a team

Skills Required

Electrical and Mechanical Engineering skills are desired

Future Prospects

Opportunity to progress onto a Manufacturing role or a Field Based Service role within the company on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

The successful candidate will learn and develop skills in mechanics, electrics and hydraulics. You will also be trained in fault finding. You will carry out assembly and the pre-delivery inspection of equipment. You will also carry out servicing and the repair of a wide range of industrial saws.

Your role will include working with a team of skilled people in the workshop where you will use equipment such as the mill, lathe, pillar drill, belt sander, grinder and a surface grinder. You will also carry out welding and use the CNC (Computer numerical control) machining centre using many different hand held electric tools.


Other Information

There will be overtime available.
Company bonus scheme dependant on trading results.
Auto-enrolment (minimum 3 months following issue of contract) to a pension scheme.

Ready to start your adventure?