Workshop / Technical Engineering Apprentice

Location
Bradford
Salary
£10000 per annum
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Ref
00067504
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This leading specialist in the design and manufacture of Mechanical Seals and Support Systems now has a vacancy for a Workshop / Technical Engineering Apprentice to carry out workshop tasks such as repair, assembly, testing and stock control to facilitate the sale of mechanical seals.

Principal Accountabilities
Product Repair
- Analysis of used products to determine which components need replacing and which can be repaired.
- Refurbish used products to an as new condition.
- The use of equipment such as bead blaster, buffer and lapping machines.

Product Assembly and Testing
- Picking and building of components into finished assemblies.
- Excellent attention to detail required ensuring products are built correctly as per works orders.
- Pressure testing of assemblies to company standards to ensure product quality.

Stock Control
- Checking and bringing into stock goods received.
- The use of various computer databases and storage carousels to store and locate components.

Continuous Improvement
- Become involved in various projects such as improving products, working methods and developing test equipment.
- Possible development of role to encompass design and technical responsibilities.

Training
- Appropriate training will be given to develop the successful candidate into a product expert and valuable member of staff.

It is essential to have:
1) A minimum of 4 GCSE's or equivalent, including English, Mathematics and a science related subject. It would be desirable, but not essential, to have A-Levels or equivalent in engineering or a science related subject.
2) A willingness to continue with part time further education such as NVQ and HNC qualifications in engineering
3) A strong interest in engineering through school or as a hobby

You must be an effective communicator with excellent communication skills and be able to work as part of a team.

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