Engineering Maintenance Technician apprentice
Would you like to take your first step into a career in engineering? are you 16-18 and want to get stuck in? We have an opportunity for you to gain experience in the engineering sector while gaining qualifications and earning money!
The training will take place in our academy situated in Dudley where you will be required to attend a 6 week programme prior to starting the apprenticeship and you will spend 2 days per week gaining your Level 1 Certificate in Engineering. On successful completion of this, you will move onto your apprenticeship where 1 day a week will be spent in classroom/workshop based learning to gain your Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations and Diploma in Engineering and Technology and 4 days with your employer. On successful completion of your Level 2 Apprenticeship, you will then be ready to progress to a Level 3 Apprenticeship Programme.
An employer from our network will support the achievement of your qualifications and support with the development of your career and learning long term.
Disciplines you will learn will include:-
·Carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively
·Effective use of hand and power tools
·Knowledge and understanding of metals and materials used in manufacturing
·How to fix and solve mechanical engineering machinery faults
·Understanding of electrical operations in machinery
·How components work and contribute to machines operation
·Health and Safety in the workplace
The successful candidate must have a flexible, enthusiastic attitude with good team working ability. The ability to follow instruction and self-motivation is also a pre requisite.
Good IT skills are also essential combined with a minimum of 5 GCSE's grade A* - D including Maths and English or equivalent. The role is subject to Apprenticeship funding rules which will be advised on application.
Please send your CV in the first instance to Sean Powell at sean.powell@ lemacademy.co.uk or call Sean on 07875 009 322.
Please note: LEMA also have a number of other Apprenticeship positions available and are currently interviewing for those also.
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