Engineering Apprentices - 16-18, Tamworth

10 Aug 2017
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Apprentices x 4 wanted for a company in Amington Industrial Estate, Tamworth.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engineering Apprentice to join a successful engineering business in Tamworth. Our client is looking to employ an apprentice who is keen to progress in the world of engineering and who has a real passion and desire to understand the workings of machinery and who has a flair for fixing and solving mechanical problems.

The training will take place at Lema Academy in Hockley, Birmingham where you will be required to attend a 6 week programme prior to starting the apprenticeship and you will spend 2 days per week gaining your Level 1 Certificate in Engineering.On successful completion of this, you will move onto your apprenticeship where 1 day a week will be spent in classroom/workshop based learning to gain your Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations and Diploma in Engineering and Technology and 4 days with your employer.On successful completion of your Level 2 Apprenticeship, you will then be given the opportunity to progress to our Level 3 Apprenticeship Programme.

Our client will support the achievement of your qualifications and support with the development of your career and learning long term.

Disciplines you will learn will include:-

·Carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively

·Effective use of hand and power tools

·Knowledge and understanding of metals and materials used in manufacturing

·How to fix and solve mechanical engineering machinery faults

·Understanding of electrical operations in machinery

·How components work and contribute to machines operation

·Health and Safety in the workplace

The successful candidate must have a flexible, enthusiastic attitude with good team working ability. The ability to follow instruction and self-motivation is also a pre requisite.

Good IT skills are also essential combined with a minimum of 5 GCSE's grade A - C including Maths and English or equivalent.This is open to 16-18 year olds.

Please send your CV in the first instance to Kay Carter by pressing the apply button, or call Kay on 07791 288609.

Please note: LEMA have a number of other Apprenticeship positions available and are currently interviewing for those also.

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