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Job Title : Central Springs - General Engineering Operative Apprenticeship - level 2
Employer : Central Springs & Pressings Ltd
Location : Redditch, B98 7SE
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Engineering Operative
Sector : Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00278
Brief Description : The company has been trading for over 25 years, offering an infinite range of compression, torsion, and extension springs, Wireforms, pressings, circlips and retaining pins.

 

Qualifications Required : Grade 3 or ABOVE in Maths and English
Vacancy Detail : The company has been trading for over 25 years, offering an infinite range of compression, torsion, and extension springs, Wireforms, pressings, circlips and retaining pins. Our customers include wide cross section of industries including; Marine, Lighting, Automotive sectors, electronics and general engineering. Mostly in the UK We manufacture high quality springs using only the best quality materials. Everything we do is designed and made to order. We recognise the importance of delivery performance to our customers for our products and maintain an excellent record with them, Although we specialise in small quantities and one-offs, we are just as competitive when quoting for larger quantities.

Central Springs customers include wide cross section of industries including; Marine, Lighting, Automotive sectors, electronics and general engineering. Mostly in the UK We manufacture high quality springs using only the best quality materials.
You will produce designed and made to order. We recognise the importance of delivery performance to our customers for our products and maintain an excellent record with them, Although we specialise in small quantities and one-offs, we are just as competitive when quoting for larger quantities.

As an engineering apprentice, you will be trained to produce the following products using a variety of machines, including Mills, Lathes, CNC machines.

• Compression Springs - Springs can be produced in wire diameters from 0.25mm up to 6.0mm
• Torsion Springs - Single and double torsion springs can be produced with straight or bent leg forms, in wire diameter up to 4.0mm
• Produce straight leg springs up to 8.0mm
• Extension Springs - Springs with no loops - Wire diameter up to 4.0mm for springs with loops and 8.0mm for non looped springs.
• Wireforms - Produce a wide variety of intricate wire forms, retaining clips, R pins and wire links
• Light strip Pressings manufactured in various materials and forms to customer requirements

You will be working with several sectors including Marine, Lighting, Automotive sectors, electronics and general engineering.

All products are bespoke, made to order, and you will be part of the team who produces each of the product line.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 8am - 5pm - with early finish on Friday
Salary : £ 167.70 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 30/06/2021
Possible Start Date : 13/09/2021
Personal Qualities : • Attentive to detail
• Quick learner
• Able to work in a team or independently
• Hard working
• Keen and interested in progression and learning
Skills Required : Good maths grade
Attentive to detail
Keen to learn
Ability to absorb knowledge
Future Prospects : Possibility to progress through the company in different roles if the right person shows initiative and dedication
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations
Level 2 Certificate in Engineering Operations
- Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements
- Working efficiently and effectively in an engineering environment
- Using and communicating technical information
- Lean/Business Improvement
- Mechanical maintenance/assemblies
- General Machining, Fitting and Assembly Applications
- Bench Fitting

Relevant Workplace Training
Functional Skills (If required)

Please note that this Intermediate (Level 2) Apprenticeship will last for 12-18 months. It will involve spending one day per week at MAKE UK's state-of-the-art Training Hub in Aston, and four days per week at the employer's site for the duration of the apprenticeship.
Other Information : Flexible working hours
Early finish on Fridays
Have recently merged with another company to become a larger organisation.
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