What will the apprentice be doing?
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Developing core workshop engineering skills
- Understanding and using machine data to formulate improvement plans
- Understand the importance of Planned Preventative Maintenance
- Develop Solid Works skills
- Working as part of Capital acquisition projects
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- B(Eng) Mechanical Engineering (Level 6)
- You will study at the University of Chichester (Bognor Campus) one and a half days a week
Investment in people is key to Welland's development. This apprenticeship is structured to give a full engineering insight to operations, performance, and improvement. The skills and experienced gained throughout the apprenticeship are hoped to form the base structure of a career of an individual that can add value to the company's growth. During the last year of the apprenticeship future plans and opportunities would be discussed with the individual.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, focused, Reliable, Proactive Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent n/a (Grade C or above in 3 subjects) Essential
Other BTEC Vocational Qualification (Grade Level 3 PASS) Essential
Other Level 3 Apprenticeship (Grade PASS) Essential Things to consider
Travel for work/to attend day release