Engineering Apprentice

Location
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Salary
Weekly wage - £180.18 to £347.49
Posted
04 Oct 2021
Closes
01 Nov 2021
Ref
Wright Flow Technologies
Contract Type
Apprenticeship

Engineering Apprentice Wright Flow Technologies

Day to day tasks will include Assembly, Surface finish, Packing, Stores and Testing, Pump build problem solving – to identify build issues and resolve or seek support Set up and use of measuring equipment for “In Process” build requirements. This may include surface measurements, ferrite testing, noise test and hydrostatic pressure testing

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage - £180.18 to £347.49

Working week - To be discussed at interview Mon- Thursday 8.00am -4.30pm (Day release one day per week) Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm 2 x 10-minute tea breaks per day plus ½ hour unpaid lunch break per day

Total hours per week: 39.00

Expected duration 24 months

Apprenticeship level Intermediate Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Full flexibility and support within the operation function associated with Assembly, Surface finish, Packing, Stores and Testing
  • Pump build problem solving – to identify build issues and resolve or seek support
  • Set up and use of measuring equipment for “In Process” build requirements.  This may include surface measurements, ferrite testing, noise test and hydrostatic pressure testing
  • Document and maintain records for In Process Build, material surface measurements, testing and material traceability
  • Standard Work and process improvements – Appraise and assist in the development of our processes and the Standard Work Instructions for assembly and other operational processes
  • Conform to the Companies Quality & Environmental System
  • Adhere to the IDEX antitrust policy and Ethical Guides
  • Ensure that all operations are carried out in accordance with Company Health & Safety procedures

Other duties as needed / required 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A passion for Engineering
  • Able to work as part of a team and to communicate effectively with all team members
  • Able to follow detailed instructions and to work to a high standard
  • Able to work confidently and efficiently
  • Able to perform a wide variety of tasks and changes focus quickly as demand changes
  • Attention to detail and quality and pride in their work
  • Computer literate

Personal qualities

  • Motivated
  • Technical competence
  • Result focused
  • Team player
  • Organised
  • Good communication skills

Desired qualifications

  • Good GCSE results (A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) are desirable

Future prospects

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

Things to consider

  • The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

Wright Flow Technologies is a global hygienic pump solutions company. Our range consists of Circumferential piston pumps, rotary lobe pumps, parts, and servicing. Our range of pumps can be used across the sanitary market from food to high end pharmaceuticals and our products are sold worldwide.

Employer Wright Flow Technologies

 

https://www.vikingpump.com/

Training provider

EAST SUSSEX COLLEGE GROUP

 

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sussex Coast College Hastings

 

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