CMM Programmer at Jaguar Land Rover

Start Date:
2014
Location:
Coventry
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
Salary:
Review Date:

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Review Score

5.9/10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:

6/10

CMM Programmer - Programming CMM machines for future build measurements at pilot plant in Castle Bromwich.

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

10/10

Many, been on a lot of courses for CAD - have learnt a lot through college over the time I have been there

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?

6/10

Somewhat, I feel sometimes I am not given enough training in the department I am in, but I feel the Apprentice team are always willing to help.

4. How valued do you feel by Jaguar Land Rover?

5/10

I do feel valued on the apprenticeship, by the company I'm not sure but by the apprenticeship itself yes.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?

4/10

Not very well organised on the college side as I've moved areas- this is due to the college rather than the apprenticeship.

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?

8/10

I receive support when needed by the college - however, they could improve on there teaching styles as it doesn't suit everyone.

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?

5/10

I receive some support from my employer from time to time but sometimes I am left to do the work by myself when I could probably do with some help.

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?

8/10

It's a good salary for an apprentice in which we get a pay rise every 6 months providing we meet the standard wanted.

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?

1/10

No there are no opportunities outside of work. There are opportunities for volunteering through JLR outside of work but I have been told by my manager I am not allowed so it depends what department you are in .

9a. Would you recommend Jaguar Land Rover to a friend? *

Yes

9b. Why? *

I enjoy the time I have spent here, The college side has been good and I have learnt a lot from the subject I have done.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Jaguar Land Rover? *

Be prepared on your assessment days as it consists of different activities that you may have never done before - but it is enjoyable.

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