Job Title : Jaguar Land Rover - Advanced Apprentice - Manufacturing - Halewood
Employer : Jaguar Land Rover Ltd (Halewood)
Location : Liverpool, Merseyside, L24 9BJ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Engineering Technician
Sector : Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00124
Brief Description : Working in one of the largest functions within our business you’ll have a key role in delivering our current product range of vehicles to the highest standards to meet our customers’ expectations.
Qualifications Required : You’ll need maths GCSE and English Language GCSE Grade C/level 4 or above or equivalents.
In addition, you’ll need three further GCSEs including a science, engineering, technology or an additional maths subject at Grade C/level 4 or above, or as an alternative, Engineering Vocational qualification level 3 of 90 credit value (540 GLH) or equivalents.
Vacancy Detail : To apply, please copy and paste the following link into a new internet browser to be taken to the Jaguar Land Rover recruitment portal :
Please Note: Make UK are not dealing with the recruitment of this role so if you apply through our website, your application will not be registered with JLR.
Creating the cars of tomorrow is a challenge around 40,000 passionate Jaguar Land Rover colleagues take on every day. The way cars are created and driven is changing. And we are leading that change. Our vision is for a cleaner, smarter, more connected world where autonomous, connected, electrified and shared vehicles will replace the environmentally impactful world of the internal combustion engine. Throughout our history we have always taken on the challenges of creating the most prestigious, sustainable and desirable cars.
Working in one of the largest functions within our business you’ll have a key role in delivering our current product range of vehicles to the highest standards to meet our customers’ expectations.
Operating in world-class manufacturing facilities such as press, body and paint shops; and vehicle assembly areas, you’ll be responsible for maintaining automated and advanced technologies, in either mechatronic maintenance or toolmaking roles. You’ll provide support to maximise production efficiencies and maintain plant equipment to ensure the smooth running of our state-of-the-art production facilities.
Join the Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme, and you’ll have opportunities to make your mark in routes such as:
TOOLMAKER, TOOL AND DIE MAINTENANCE
Responsible for producing high quality body components to high efficiency levels, we take initial body designs, assess the suitability for production and then oversee the manufacture for press tooling and plant for delivery, into internal and external press shops. The equipment is sourced across the globe and this process is undertaken by a team of engineers with world-class skills and knowledge across all stamping technologies.
As an Advanced Apprentice you will undertake structured training in order to complete maintenance and improvement tasks to increase the quality and performance levels of the tooling, plant and products we make. You’ll work with cutting edge equipment and be constantly challenged in a fast- paced production environment.
In this area you’ll become a Mechatronics Maintenance Technician working on a range of facilities with a high level of automation and robotics. You’ll be responsible for maintaining equipment to support the manufacture of our vehicles.
In addition, you’ll use your problem-solving skills to carry out proactive preventative and predictive maintenance; as well as diagnose and fix faults on complex machinery and equipment, to ensure our manufacturing operation runs smoothly.
Positions Available : 5
Working Week : You will work a minimum of 7 hours per working day, the specific start and end times may vary
Salary : £249.38 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 01/11/2019
Possible Start Date : 04/09/2020
Personal Qualities : The ideal apprentice will be hard working, dedicated to developing their skills in a manufacturing environment.
A passion for engineering is a must.
They will embrace innovation and creativity and always be open to change.
They will relish the challenge of working for a world class manufacturer of cars and other vehicles.
Skills Required : The ability to communicate well.
Training to be Provided : • Engineering Basic Skills training – off the job full time at Make UK in Aston, Birmingham
• NVQ Level 3 in Engineering
• A Technical Certificate (BTEC Diploma Level 3 in Engineering)
• In house training in line with your requirements.
Other Information : Following your apprenticeship, you will have chosen your pathway to join either the Maintenance team or the Toolmaker, Tool and Die Maintenance team.
Things to consider : Jaguar Land Rover reserve the right to move the closing date at any time based on the volume of applications.
Jaguar Land Rover will not support any applications for visa sponsorship for this role and all applicants must have the unrestricted right to work in the UK for an indefinite period.
REWARD AND BENEFITS
Your innovation and creativity will be challenged every day, as you develop a rigorous and commercially focused approach in your work. And, with on-going support from industry leading experts and continual learning opportunities, you’ll quickly realise that our programmes have been designed to be as inspiring as the pioneering vehicles you’ll help produce.
Whichever part of the business you join your hard work and contribution deserves recognition. You’ll receive a competitive salary and upon successful completion of the scheme you will also have achieved a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Manufacturing and Engineering. We will also pay for your tuition and course fees, give you a generous holiday allowance as part of your package, and you will be able to access a range of deals and discounts from various retailers and sports clubs.
And there are regular social events so plenty of chances to make friends and have fun too.
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