Commissioning Engineer Apprentice

  • Company: Cranfield Precision, Division of Fives Landis
  • Location: Bedford, MK42 7JE
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: Between £9,254.44 and £13,140.92 per year
  • Sector: Mechanical Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12582
  • Application Deadline Date: 07/08/2022
  • Start Date: 01/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday- Friday-7:45am – 4:00pm (3:30pm finish on a Friday)

Brief Description

Are you a practical learner? Do you want to work with electrics and machines? 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
Not afraid of practical work
Good listener with
Willing to learn

Skills Required

Good practical skills

Future Prospects

• UK and international travel for machine installation.
• Commissioning and Installation Team Leader.

Vacancy Detail

Cranfield Precision (also known as Fives) are an Ultra Precision Machine Tool Manufacturer. They are known worldwide for leading-edge automotive camshaft and crankshaft processing systems.
The apprentice will learn about building Cranfield Precision machines learning through both a mechanical & electrical application of building these advanced precision machines. In the assembly and build of these manufactured machines you will work with very high spec hydraulic (fluid) & pneumative (air) components such as hydrostatic bearings and machine tools, learn about PLC machine controls, hydraulic and pneumatic pipe fitting, assist with machine tool builder metrology checks, log mechanical data, assist with machine installation at customer site and assist with service visits.

Staff benefits include a range of discounts at retailers, and Health Shield cash plan where employees can claim for costs of opticians, dentists, prescriptions etc.

Other Information

This is an active, physical and practical role.

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.

This apprenticeship has expired