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Apprentice Manufacturing Technician

Liverpool, UK
Closing Date
29th February 2024
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.



  • 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 before the closing date of 29th February 2024.