Apprentice Systems Production Engineer

Posted 24 March 2021
Salary£10000 - £10500 per annum
Job type Permanent
Contact NameVictoria Elliott

Job description

What you will do

An apprenticeship with us will see you building new skills, while applying your knowledge to real-world live projects. There will be plenty of opportunities to explore your potential and you'll enjoy full support from your line manager and a mentor. You will be required to ensure that you adhere to safe working practices and also be able to take instructions and act upon them in a prompt and professional manner. We are offering a full-time permanent Apprenticeship Programme for talented people. This is a genuine alternative to university for people who have a passion for practical engineering and who want to launch their career with us. The apprenticeship will combine on-the-job work experience, with time at college to achieve an Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship.

How you will do it

The 4 year apprenticeship would offer the opportunity to join the Production Systems team based in Wymondham, Norwich working alongside technicians and engineers who are leaders in their field. You will learn about bespoke hydraulic power generation and control safety systems, chemical injection/ dosing systems and fire suppression systems (water and gaseous). You will gain knowledge in rules and regulations to provide guidance in designing systems. Your focus will be on electrical installation and testing but will have the opportunity to learn mechanical skills to become a multidiscipline engineering technician. The manufacturing facility will provide you with the opportunity to be mentored by a talented group of technical engineers who are proud to manufacture high quality bespoke equipment that is used across the globe.

You will be enrolled on to an Advanced Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship. Upon qualification you will have the opportunity to gain higher or degree apprenticeships to support your on-going development.

Qualifications - External
What we look for

Minimum of 5 GCSE's including Maths, English, Science and a technical subject at grade 9-4 (A-C in old grading system) or level 2 equivalent
Enthusiasm to learn and an interest in problem solving
Good IT skills
Excellent communication skills
Driving license or Learner license
Ability to work both independently and as a team player
Although no engineering experience is required, candidates must show an interest in engineering