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Engineering Apprenticeship - Oldbury B69

Permanent  for LEMA in Oldbury

Engineering Apprentice - Oldbury B69

LEMA – Dudley

Are you 16-18?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engineering Apprentice to join a successful engineering business in Oldbury, Birmingham'. Our client is looking to employ an apprentice, aged 16-18 who is keen to progress in the world of engineering and who has a real passion and desire to understand the workings of machinery and who has a flair for fixing and solving mechanical problems.

The training will take place in our new academy in Birmingham where you will be required to attend a 6 week programme prior to starting the apprenticeship and you will spend 2 days per week gaining your Level 1 Certificate in Engineering. On successful completion of this, you will move onto your apprenticeship where 1 day a week will be spent in classroom/workshop based learning to gain your Level 2 Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations and Diploma in Engineering and Technology and 4 days with your employer. On successful completion of your Level 2 Apprenticeship, you will then be given the opportunity to progress to our Level 3 Apprenticeship Programme.

Our client will support the achievement of your qualifications and support with the development of your career and learning long term. Disciplines you will learn will include:- • Carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively • Effective use of hand and power tools • Knowledge and understanding of metals and materials used in manufacturing • How to fix and solve mechanical engineering machinery faults • Understanding of electrical operations in machinery • How components work and contribute to machines operation • Health and Safety in the workplace

The successful candidate must have a flexible, enthusiastic attitude with good team working ability. The ability to follow instruction and self-motivation is also a pre requisite. Good IT skills are also essential combined with a minimum of 5 GCSE's grade A - C including Maths and English or equivalent. This is open to 16-18 year olds.

Please note: LEMA also have a number of other Apprenticeship positions available and are currently interviewing for those also.

Please send your CV to Kay Carter on 07791 288609 or email: kay.carter@ lemacademy.co.uk

Job added on 16-11-2014