Engineering Apprenticeship

  • Company: Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, MK42 7XT
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £15,064.92 per year
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-13251
  • Application Deadline Date: 22/05/2024
  • Start Date: 19/08/2024
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Working Week: Monday - Friday 8:00am- 4:30pm

Brief Description

Are you looking for a career in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering? Do you have the drive to progress within the business? This apprenticeship will allow you to become a qualified Electrical/Mechanical Fitter with Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd in Kempston, Bedfordshire.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-4 (A*- C) 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 01536 413508

Personal Qualities

Self-motivated with a ‘can do’ attitude
Team player
Good attitude
Reliable
Positive person
Good timekeeper
Enthusiasm
Able to work on own initiative and with others

Skills Required

Good interpersonal communication skills
Good problem solver
Analytical thinker

Training to be Provided

Level 3 Engineering Fitter
Level 2 Functional Skills in English and maths if required

Future Prospects

Progress within the company could be into their Engineering divisions: Test, Service, Design, and Sales upon completion of your apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

Atlas Converting Equipment Ltd in Kempston, Bedfordshire are a world leading supplier and provider of solutions in slitting and rewinding technology and finished roll handling systems for flexible films and packaging.

Their training programme will enable you to gain a full understanding of all departments from, Assembly, Stores, Design, Production, Planning, Sales & Service.

They are looking for two apprentices to join their team.

The successful applicant will be motivated to follow a career in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.

Part of the apprentice's role will include building new production machines and installing and fitting of new machines, new components and assemblies.

Do you have both Mechanical and Electrical disciplines?

In this role you will use hand tools and learn skilled fitting techniques. You will also gain experience in all Engineering and Production departments.

You will be fault finding and testing in a supportive learning environment with a company who are committed to growing you as an individual.

This is a structured apprenticeship with a varied career path. You will be working safely in an engineering environment carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively whilst using and communicating technical Information.

You will have excellent benefits, a competitive salary with real earning potential upon qualification.

Other Information

You are required to have some computer knowledge as training on bespoke packages and internal systems / machinery is part of the apprenticeship program.

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.

Candidates must carry out an initial interview with Bedford College.

Competitive salary with real earning potential upon qualification
Excellent benefits package.

The employer will have their interviews on 22nd June 2024 so please keep this date in mind.

Ready to start your adventure?