Engineering Apprentice Level 2

Location
Polegate, East Sussex
Salary
£156.00 per week
Posted
16 Apr 2019
Closes
04 May 2019
Ref
Britannia Superfine Ltd
Function
Apprenticeship
Contract Type
Apprenticeship
Hours
Full Time

You will be looking to develop your skills as a multi-skilled mechanical engineer, taking responsibility for ensuring our machinery and equipment remains operational through maintenance and repairs.  You will be responsible, with direction and support from the team, learning to diagnose and investigate complex faults, responding to incidents and reporting failing machinery.

  • Observing, learning and understanding a wide range of engineering skills and processes while under the instruction of skilled staff.
  • Undertake a structured training program of academic study and workshop, shop floor work in order to gain the required skills and knowledge to support the business.
  • An understanding of the end to end manufacturing processes.
  • Learning about food safety, quality and Health, Safety and Environmental needs and developing core knowledge.
  • Demonstrate skills and processes as the training period progresses.
  • Learn how to maintain workshop equipment and to keep it in good repair.
  • Maintain a logbook over the duration of the apprenticeship period, recording projects that have been undertaken and skills learned.

Desired skills  

  • Enthusiasm and keenness  to learn
  • Self motivated
  • A passion for hands on work
  • Natural people skills to work in a team
  • Basic understanding of Health & Safety.  

Personal qualities  

  • Enthusiasm and keenness to learn
  • Self motivated
  • A passion for hands on work
  • Natural people skills to work in a team
  • Basic understanding of Health & Safety  

Desired qualifications  

Good GCSE results (A-C or 4 and above or equivalent) are desirable.

Future prospects 

After successful completion of the apprenticeship a full time position could be possible.

Things to consider  

The job requires working in a food manufacturing environment, therefore appropriate PPE and housekeeping is essential.    

Physical requirements

The role is physically demanding where you may be required to stand for periods of time, lift heavy objects on a regular basis and carry out repetitive tasks when required.   The ability to work in an external environment and work at height is essential.

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