Level 3 Die Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship

Unipres UK Limited
2.9 out of 5
Sunderland
£15,065.04 a year - Full-time, Apprenticeship

Job details

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Pay

  • £15,065.04 a year

Job type

  • Full-time
  • Apprenticeship

Shift and schedule

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Location

Sunderland

Benefits
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  • Bereavement leave
  • Canteen
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Enhanced paternity leave
  • Free parking

Full job description

Summary of the apprenticeship

We are offering a 4 year Level 3 Engineering Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship specifically tailored to our Die Maintenance Department (toolmaking and die maintenance). Working for a world class steel pressing company Unipres UK Limited - this apprenticeship is specifically aimed at developing the next generation of Maintenance Technicians.

What will the apprentice be doing?

Year 1 of the apprenticeship:

5 days off the job training at a specialist Training Provider - learning both practical and theoretical skills in engineering.

Year 2 until the completion of the apprenticeship:

4 days on the job training based at the plant with continued studies - 1 day a week with a specialist Training Provider.

  • Die Maintenance (fixing and maintaining the tools that go into the presses - mechanically biased).
  • Repairing and maintaining press tools using the stamping of steel components
  • You will learn how to use milling machines, lathes, surface grinders and specialist welding techniques.
  • Hand tools such as hacksaws, files and pneumatic grinders.

This apprenticeship is specifically tailored to the Tool & Die pathway.

Training and qualification levels

The successful candidates will gain a full Level 3 Engineering Maintenance Technician Standard - pathway Tool & Die Maintenance. You will work alongside other talented technicians within our Die Maintenance Department gaining the relevant skills.

The qualifications the apprentice will receive are as follows:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 2 Award Foundation Phase Gateway Assessment
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence) - Tool & Die Maintenance
  • Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology (QCF)

Working week details

Year 1: College - 8:30am - 15:30pm (Transport provided from Unipres Sunderland throughout year 1 to Training Provider)

Years 2 - 4: Onsite - 6:45am - 15:03pm (permanent day shift)

College Day Release - 9:00am - 16:00pm

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: £15,065.04 per year

Benefits:

  • Bereavement leave
  • Canteen
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enhanced maternity leave
  • Enhanced paternity leave
  • Free parking
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Profit sharing
  • Sick pay

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Yearly bonus

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 30/04/2024
Expected start date: 09/09/2024