Higher Apprenticeship - Engineering (Level 4)

Cummins Ltd
Royal Oak Way South, Daventry, NN11 8NU
£14,131.98 annually
07 Apr 2021
14 Apr 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Based at our Daventry Plant you will learn how Engineers & Technicians support the manufacture of High Horsepower engines that are used in a number of different applications.

Join us for three years as an apprentice, and you'll have the opportunity to make your mark in engineering pathways such as:
  • Maintenance: trained in either Electrical or Mechanical maintenance and they ensure that the facilities and machines are functioning correctly and efficiently to ensure production demands are met
  • Manufacturing Support:where you will support the day to day production by fixing repetitive issues and use improvement techniques to increase the effectiveness of manufacturing process to ensure the products conform to Cummins strict specifications

You will be rotating around various departments to gain well rounded knowledge of the manufacturing processes.

In your last year, you will complete a final year placement within one department.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication
  • Independent learner
  • Ability to work in a high performance team

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude
  • Enthusiastic
  • Motivated
  • Excellent timekeeper
  • Willing to learn
  • Inquisitive mind
  • Drive and determination
  • Team player

Desired qualifications

  • Minimumof 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5 (A*-C+)including English, maths and a Science, Technology or Engineering relatedsubject; or equivalent qualifications
  • Maths GCSE Grade B (6) or above is preferred but candidates with a Grade C+ (5) in maths are encouraged to apply and will be considered on an individual basis
  • 2 x A Levels including mathematics and either a Science or Engineering related subject;or 90+ credits in an Engineering BTEC at Level 3; or a Level 3 Apprenticeship in an Engineering subject; or equivalent qualifications

Future prospects

You will possibly have the opportunity to be supported through Higher Education to obtain a HND or Degree.

Things to consider

If successful applicants will be asked to complete the Cummins Apprentice Application Form.