Note this is a Modern Apprenticeship Qualification which is fully funded by Skills Development Scotland and is targeted at the 16 to 19 years age group in line with Skills Development Scotland funding criteria. Job description:
The following details have been supplied by the employer: “We have an established apprenticeship programme that has already produced two skilled engineers. We are committed to continuing this programme to secure long-term success. We want to continue to develop our apprentices with a view to expanding our qualified workforce.
Under the apprenticeship candidates will learn how to program, set and operate a range of Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) machinery whilst working towards SCQF 5/6 (Level 2 /3).
On completion of the SVQ level 2 PIA you will move onto the SVQ level 3 Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering Apprenticeship.
Subjects at National 4 or equivalent. If you have good grades in Highers/National 5 this is an advantage.
Note although not a prerequisite if you have a National Certificate or Higher National Certificate in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering or Mechanical Discipline this will be a positive advantage and will allow you go directly into the Level 3 modern apprenticeship.
You will become an integral part of the team, assisting and learning from senior colleagues • Learn to use set and operate multi axis mill/turn centres whilst progressing through your qualification • Learn to self-inspect complex parts using mechanical inspection equipment • Responsibilities also include Goods Outwards - inspecting, organising and packaging orders.
What skills will I learn?
• Learn to use set and operate multi axis mill/turn centres • Learn about a range of machining strategies to increase accuracy and productivity • Use dedicated conversational programming language • Program a range of multi-axis machines • Program combination Mill/Turning machinery • Learn to set a range of cutting tools including unique modified cutters • Learn to self-inspect complex parts using mechanical inspection equipment • Responsibilities include inspecting, organising and packaging orders
Fully qualified CNC precision engineer
Performing Industrial Operations SVQ Level 2 (SCQF Level 5)
AD Services Scotland Ltd
Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering
Meets National Minimum Wage (£3.50 an hour)
Up to one year
16 to 19 Age Group
Cumbernauld - 1