Job Title : Erodex UK Ltd - Apprentice CNC Miller / Grinder - Advanced Apprenticeship
Employer : Erodex
Location : Darlaston, West Midlands, WS10 2BB
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Engineering Technician
Sector : Engineering and Technical Support
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00070
Brief Description : Apprentice CNC Miller & Grinder to support existing engineers in day to day tasks in all areas of the machine shop. Guidance will be given where required to fulfil all relevant tasks.
Qualifications Required : The successful applicant wold ideally hold basic year 1 & 2 engineering qualification although this is not critical as long as they have a good understanding of an engineering environment. Essential – 3 or 5 GCSEs at 9 – 4 / A* - C (5 or above preferred), must include maths, English language.
Vacancy Detail : Erodex manufacture precision tooling and gauges that service the aero industry.
The successful applicants will be working on manual milling machines(cnc & conventional) Conventional Lathes, surface grinders, universal grinders, Wire edm and die sink edm machines. Also an understanding of basic measurement equipment such as micrometers, verniers, height gauges etc. in the manufacture and over checking of the tooling that is manufactured.
Continuous support will be given to ensure the applicant can develop in the areas where they show the most interest &potential.
Positions Available : 2
Working Week : Mon-Thurs 8am-16:30pm Fri 8am-12:30pm Total Hours 37.5 Hours
Salary : £167.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 05/09/2019
Possible Start Date : 09/09/2019
Personal Qualities : The applicant must be willing to take instruction from senior staff for both the operational aspect of the role but also the safety requirements when using the equipment and also be able to work as part of a team.
Skills Required : An understanding of basic manufacturing equipment such as milling machines (cnc & conventional) Conventional Lathes, surface grinders, universal grinders. Also, an understanding of basic measurement equipment such as micrometers, verniers, height gauges etc.
Training to be Provided : • Engineering Basic Skills training – off the job full time at Make UK in Aston, Birmingham
• NVQ Level 3
• A Technical Certificate (BTEC Diploma Level 3)
• In house training in line with your requirements.
• Employment Rights and Responsibilities
• Personal, learning and thinking skills award
Other Information : Erodex have 2 manufacturing sites based in Halesowen and Darlaston as well as a facility in the USA. The opportunity to join a small but highly skilled team offers a fantastic opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills to become a highly skilled engineer with the potential to work on any of our sites depending on where their skills are best suited.
Things to consider : Due to the size of the workforce and the position being at a junior level there will be tasks away from the machines in areas such as maintenance and packaging. This will be part of the role and the willingness to get your hands dirty will be important.
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