Advanced Apprentice - Manufacturing - Halewood

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Jaguar Land Rover
Location
Lancashire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Nov 2018
Closes
06 Dec 2018
Specialism
Engineering
Start Date
Immediate
Duration
Permanent
Our award-winning graduate and apprentice programmes have been designed to be just as inspiring as the next generation of vehicles you'll help produce. In fact, we've designed our early careers programmes for you to shape the future with us. With opportunities right across our business, you'll use your creativity to bring new ideas to life, develop specialist, commercial and project skills and push the boundaries of your potential.

Working in one of the largest functions within our business you'll have a key role in delivering our current product range of vehicles to the highest standards to meet our customers' expectactions.

Operating in world-class manufacturing facilities such as press, body and paint shops; and vehicle assembly areas, you'll be responsible for maintaining automated and advanced technologies, in either mechatronic maintenance or toolmaking roles. You'll provide support to maximise production efficiencies and maintain plant equipment to ensure the smooth running of our state-of-the-art production facilities.

Join the Advanced Apprenticeship Scheme, and you'll have opportunities to make your mark in routes such as:

Toolmaker, Tool and Die Maintenance

Responsible for producing high quality body components to high efficiency levels, we take initial body designs, assess the suitability for production and then oversee the manufacture for press tooling and plant for delivery, into internal and external press shops. The equipment is sourced across the globe and this process is undertaken by a team of engineers with world-class skills and knowledge across all stamping technologies.

As an Advanced Apprentice you'll be plant based, and undertake structured training in order to complete maintenance and improvement tasks to increase the quality and performance levels of the tooling, plant and products we make. You'll work with cutting edge equipment and be constantly challenged in a fast paced production environment.

Maintenance

In this area you'll become an Electro-Mechanical technician working on a range of facilities with a high level of automation and robotics. You'll be responsible for maintaining equipment to support the manufacture of two high volume products, Range Rover Evoque and Discovery Sport.

In addition you'll use your problem-solving skills to carry out proactive preventative and predictive maintenance; as well as diagnose and fix faults on complex machinery and equipment, to ensure our manufacturing operation runs smoothly.

What To Expect

You'll undertake a modern apprenticeship under Trailblazer standards. This exciting programme will develop your practical skills and cultivate the knowledge you need for your role. This is all achieved whilst developing your behaviours, as we are not just interested in what you accomplish, but the manner in which you do it.

Together with invaluable commercial and practical experience, you'll gain a number of academic and vocational qualifications throughout your time with us, which are fully paid for by us, including:

Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)

Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (route specific)

Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

Expect to achieve a BTEC Level 3 Diploma, NVQs relevant to your specific job and top class on-the-job training that will support and focus you on becoming highly competent in your role.

What You'll Need

You'll need Maths and English Language GCSE C Grade or Grade 4-9 or above. In addition you'll need three GCSEs including Science, Engineering, Technology or additional Maths subject at C Grade or Grade 4-9 or above, or as an alternative, Engineering Vocational qualification level 3 of 90 credit value (540 GLH).

Whatever your role, you'll discover our dedication to developing excellence runs throughout the business. Your innovation and creativity will be challenged every day, as you develop a rigorous and commercially focused approach to your work.

And, with ongoing support from industry-leading experts, you'll quickly realise the schemes have been designed to be just as inspiring as the pioneering vehicles you'll help produce.

Rewards and Benefits

Our salaries are competitive and upon completion of the scheme you will also have a Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing

We'll also pay your tuition and course fees and give you a generous holiday allowance as part of your package. You'll be able to access a range of deals and discounts from various retailers and many of our facilities have their own gyms and sports facilities so you'll have plenty of opportunities to play at the end of the working day.

Jaguar Land Rover will not support any applications for visa sponsorship for this role and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.

Jaguar Land Rover are a multisite business, our opportunities could be based at any of our UK sites.

On making your application, please use your personal email address and NOT a University address.

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