Job Title : Widney - Level 3 Multi Skilled Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice
Employer : Widney Manufacturing Ltd
Location : Birmingham, B6 7 RT
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Engineering Technician
Sector : Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00324
Brief Description : Opportunity to join a fast paced world leading manufacturing company supplying the worlds top yellow goods industry.
Qualifications Required : 3 GCSES at Grade 4 or above with Maths and English essential
Vacancy Detail : As an apprentice you will learn all elements of our business from enquiry intake through design, development, test and manufacture. With the end goal being as a qualified and competent setter, technician or engineer.
Widney is fast paced and you will be working for a company where no two days are the same.
Widney design and manufacture products including vehicle windows, sun blinds and telescopic slides, bespoke to customer specification in numerous industrial markets. With in excess of 100 years experience we are the market leader in our industry and supply to over 30 countries worldwide.
Widney has built a strong reputation for design, technical support and engineering expertise.
With a global customer base supplying companies in construction equipment, aerospace, banking systems, commercial vehicles and many other market sectors.
Widney has built a strong reputation for supplying quality products, as such the company is ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 approved and offers both standard and bespoke solutions on a turnkey basis.
As a manufacturing apprentice, you will be trained to undertake a variety of processes including:
• CNC Machining
• Powder Coating
• Assembly Work
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Mon to Thursday 7:30- 16:00 & Friday 7.30 to 12:30
Salary : £ 210.00 to £ 230.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 10/12/2021
Possible Start Date : 03/01/2022
Personal Qualities : Enthusiastic , willing to learn, good communicator, not afraid to ask questions
Skills Required : Excellent Communicator with self drive. Must be capable of learning a multitude of skills. A practical background is a distinct advantage
Future Prospects : For the right candidate the options are endless with past apprentices moving into production management, design, engineering , purchasing and manufacturing.
Training to be Provided : This 4 year programme will include:
• 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 : Once on site a full in house training package will be provided covering all aspects of the business.
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