Manufacturing Advanced Apprenticeship - West Midlands at Jaguar Land Rover

7.7 /10
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
Region:
West Midlands
Salary:
Competitive
Deadline:
14th December 2018
Role May Involve:
Engineering

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Manufacturing Advanced Apprenticeship - West Midlands

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 an key role in delivering our current product range of vehicles to the highest standards to meet our customers’ expectations.

Operating in world-class manufacturing facilities such as press shops, body shops, 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 all associated 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:

Manufacturing Support

In this area, you’ll work to improve our manufacturing techniques and processes, helping us to deliver the highest quality products to our customers. You’ll gain knowledge of our vehicles and production techniques, reporting on assembly solutions, standardisation, quality and economic best practice.

Toolmaker, Tool and Die Maintenance

Combining traditional manual skills with the latest technology, you’ll help maintain or develop some of our most innovative products. You’ll cover a range of skilled disciplines, all of which are essential to the development of new and existing models.

Maintenance

You’ll carry out preventive maintenance, diagnose and fix faults on complex machinery and equipment to keep our manufacturing operation running smoothly. We’ll also help you develop the ability to use problem-solving skills on robots, logistics, process system and electrical and mechanical components.

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 to deliver in the 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 a Science, Engineering, Technology or an 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.

Reward 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.

Location: West Midlands (Including Solihull, Castle Bromwich, Gaydon and Whitley)

How to apply

To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button.

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