Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship at I2r Packaging Solutions Limited

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Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship

Main duties to include:

  • Stripping down, cleaning and servicing of press tools
  • Returning press tools to the production department in a runnable condition
  • Inspection of tooling wear
  • Rectification of tooling faults
  • In press fault rectification
  • Completing relevant tooling service documentation
  • General housekeeping duties (High standards expected)

Training to be provided

Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Functional skills in English, maths, and ICT (if applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

For the first 2 years (Foundation Competence):

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
  • Day release into Telford College

For the second 2 years:

  • Level 3 Diploma Maintenance Technician Engineering (Development Knowledge)
  • Day release into Telford College

Desired skills

Candidate must have a keen interest of everything mechanical, ability to listen to instruction and then to carry that instruction in a practical format.

Personal qualities

  • A mature attitude
  • A good attitude to work with a right first-time approach
  • Be able to follow instruction with no deviation
  • Be punctual, reliable, and flexible

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English are desirable.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship there may be an opportunity for full time employment.

Things to consider

Must be willing to participate in:

  • Apprenticeship as set out by Telford College
  • Full training in the legal use of Power Presses
  • Possible training in Italian partner companies abroad (short periods only)

About I2r Packaging Solutions Limited

i2r manufactures a comprehensive range of aluminium foil wrinklewall and smoothwall containers used throughout the food industry. We have also recently diversified by manufacturing a range of the high-quality paper tulip wraps for cakes and muffins.

We are a medium sized business based in Telford, Hortonwood. i2r are the only UK site within the group, the rest of the businesses are based in Italy. Last year i2r had a turnover of £28 million.

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