Shaftec Automotive Components- Level 3- Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship

  • Company: Shaftec Automotive Components Ltd
  • Location: Birmingham, B18 5JA
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £423.00 per week
  • Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Ref: VAC-00599
  • Application Deadline Date: 03/06/2024
  • Start Date: 09/09/2024
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Working Week: Year 1: Mon-Thurs 8am-4.30pm Fri 8am-12.30pm

Brief Description

Mechanical and Electrical Apprenticeship – working in our Electrical Power Steering department. This area will rapidly become the future of our business model. This department is small currently but will grow in the coming years to become the key area of our business.

Qualifications Required

3 GCSEs at 9 – 4 / A* - C (5 or above preferred), must include maths, English language, and ideally Science, or equivalent related qualification.

Personal Qualities

Respectful, flexible, ambitious

Skills Required

Team player, good communicator, electrically biased preference.

Training to be Provided

Together with invaluable commercial and practical experience, you’ll gain several academic and vocational qualifications throughout your time with us, which are fully paid for, including: 
● Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)  – off the job full time at Make UK in Aston, Birmingham in year 1
● Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) 
● Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)
● In house training in line with your requirements.

Future Prospects

The potential future for any candidates is very positive. Potential to be technician level that becomes a key member of our team is high.
• Electrical repair technician.
• Electrical component repairs (pcb boards)

Vacancy Detail

Working with our Electrical Power Steering team, you will apply your academic learnings to the remanufacture of key electrical products that require both mechanical and electrical repair. The whole process includes initial testing to identify root cause fault, precise repair (electrical repair or mechanical repair), re-assembly of the product and then final testing.
• Full support and training will be given along every step of your journey.
• You will become a key member of the business’s future and prosperity.

Other Information

Working environment is indoors, some areas are clean rooms (electrical repair). We do not operate on a shift basis currently, so day shift operating hours. There will be zero work related travel requirements as regards carrying out your role in the future.

23 days holiday plus bank holidays
Company pension
Death in service benefit
Access to discounts
Cycle to work scheme
Onsite car park
Outside clean air zone

Ready to start your adventure?