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Apprentice Manufacturing Technician

Department
Apprenticeships
Region
Liverpool, UK
Closing Date
29th February 2024
Salary
Competitive
Benefits
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Breakdown cover, Employee Assistance Program.

This role offers you the opportunity to study towards a Level 3 Machine Technician qualification. It provides you with the opportunity to work in a high precision manufacturing environment on a variety of machines. The training listed below will be given over a 3.5-year period, alongside day release for college and result in an industry recognised qualification, awarded on successful completion.

 

The Role / Training

 

You will learn processes involved in producing precision engineering components for use in pharmaceutical applications. This will include CNC milling (3 & 4 axis), CNC turning (basic 2 axis plus use of ‘live’ tooling for more complex parts), plus advanced turn-mill machining. Along with machining, you will learn inspection and quality control processes via use of conventional gauging plus co-ordinate measuring machines.

 

Tasks Will Include:

  • Setup and operation on a range of multi-axis CNC machine tools
  • Use of hard gauging and CMM equipment to ensure product quality working with fine tolerances
  • Working in stainless steels and heat resistant super alloys, as well as some plastics
  • Reading and understanding of ISO programming
  • Reading and interpreting technical drawings and documentation
  • Health and Safety in the workplace.

 

Requirements

  • A practical aptitude for engineering or technology
  • Passion and motivation for the subject
  • Ability to demonstrate high levels of accuracy and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent time keeping
  • PC literate
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent team working skills with the ability to work independently.
  • Effective at following instructions
  • Health and safety aware
  • Level 3 entry requirements: 4 GCSE’s at grade 4/C or above to include Maths and English
  • Age: Applicants must be aged 16 or over

 

What we offer

  • Competitive salary – with annual increases
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • RAC cover

We are looking for 2 Apprentices for this position.

How do I apply?

Please send your cover letter and CV to hr@thechargepoint.com before the closing date of 29th February 2024.