Higher Engineering Apprenticeship

Recruiter
FORD MOTOR COMPANY LIMITED
Location
Laindon, SS15 6EE
Salary
£20,376.00 annually
Posted
07 Apr 2021
Closes
08 May 2021
Ref
VAC1000011673
Specialism
Engineering
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
What will the apprentice be doing?

Whilst training 'On The Job', you will have the opportunity to learn and use world class engineering systems and the latest technology in various departments in the world of automotive engineering. This will be coupled with day release University Attendance to compliment engineering theory.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Basic Engineering skills for use in automotive product development.

On the Job training.

You will study towards a BEng Hons degree.

This degree apprenticeship gives apprentices the key skills and design techniques required for this field of engineering. The course covers product creation, product modification and product componentry. They support activities ranging on early concept feasibility, Computer Aided Design and other modelling, activities and stages through to final preparation for launch and customers. This includes working in concept studios, rapid prototyping, assembly, testing, validating and analysing performance. Typically apprentices work closely with suppliers and managers in bring new concepts to life or contributing to redesigns of existing products.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Chartered Engineering qualified status and guaranteed further employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, A conscientious approach, Resilience, Adaptability

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Any subject (Grade B or Level 6 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Any Subject (Grade B or Level 6 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade B or Level 6 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade B or Level 6 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Physics or Double Science (Grade B or Level 6 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any Subject (Grade C or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade B or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent STEM Subject (Grade B or Above) Essential

Things to consider

The apprenticeships are based in South East Essex and Stratford London.

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