CNC Programmer Operator/Tool Room Milling Machinist Apprentice

  • Company: LCM Engineering & Consultancy Limited
  • Location: Houghton Conquest, MK45 3LW
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £14,040.00 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12612
  • Application Deadline Date: 21/08/2022
  • Start Date: 12/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday-Friday 8:00am- 4:30pm

Brief Description

Have you thought about a career in Engineering?
Do you like the idea of working with special purpose bespoke machines?
Do you fancy being taught to work on a range of machines from tool-room milling machines, CNC and HASS machining centres
Are you more of a practical person?
Apply now!

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-4 (A*- C) 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 - or 01234 291375

Personal Qualities

Good team player
Good attention to detail

Skills Required

Good IT skills
Communication skills
Problem solving skills
Analytical and numerical skills
Administrative skills
Customer service skills

Future Prospects

Lots of opportunities within Automation and Engineering
A permanent position may be on offer upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

LCM Engineering in Houghton Conquest, are a successful, well established Engineering and Manufacturing operation, uniquely positioned to provide a One-Stop Turn-Key service for: Automation, Tooling, Fixtures, Design and Manufacturing. They work with special purpose bespoke machines and applications, Fully Automated Robot Assembly applications & systems and Specialist applications including Niche Vehicle Hand Built Tooling & Facilities and automotive – Welding, Bonding, Riveting, Adhesive application & General Assembly.

The role will be working amongst their skilled machine shop team on a range of machines from tool-room milling machines (e.g. Bridgeport, horizontal borer) through to CNC HASS machining centres. The candidate will also be working in a tool room milling machine practices and be programming and operating CNC milling machine centers from both 2d drawings and 3d CAD models together with 2d and 3d CAD systems and cutting path.

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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