Mecalac Construction Equipment- Level 3- Electrical/Mechanical Design Engineering Apprenticeship

  • Company: Mecalac Construction Equipment UK Ltd
  • Location: Coventry, CV6 6PB
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £403.85 per week
  • Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Ref: VAC-00600
  • Application Deadline Date: 03/06/2024
  • Start Date: 09/09/2024
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Year 1: Mon-Thurs 8AM-4.30PM Fri 8AM-12.30PM

Brief Description

Your role will be to provide design engineering capability to a variety of engineering activities and projects which have been assigned to Mecalac UK’s Design Engineering Centre.

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

Be a team player, hands on approach, integrity and trust, enthusiastic approach to work

Skills Required

Ability to work independently and within a team, planning and priority setting

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

Upon completing the apprenticeship, there would be a possibility for candidates to progress into a full-time, permanent Design Engineer, either Mechanical or Electrical.

Vacancy Detail


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Below are some of your main duties and responsibilities you will be doing on a day-to-day basis:
• You will be supporting the conceptual development for new products.
• You will participate in maintaining relevant engineering processes and procedures
• Supporting the identification of business opportunities
• You will be problem solving on existing products and product improvement
• You will be working alongside the customer on product development ensuring delivery of solutions to meet the customer’s requirements
• You will be actively participating in business unit improvement activities

Other Information

Benefits:
• 33 days holiday (including public holidays)
• Pension
• Life Assurance
• Employee Assistance Program
• Employee Discounts and Wellbeing Support

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