Engineering Technician Apprenticeship – Mechatronics Maintenance

by Unilever

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Job Details

31st December 2021
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
Engineering & Manufacturing
Burton-on-Trent, Newport, Gloucester, Leeds, Port Sunlight, Trafford

Level 3 Engineering Technician – Mechatronics Maintenance Technician

Mechatronics Maintenance Technicians ensure that plant and equipment perform to the required standard to facilitate production targets regarding Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost. Typically, work involves a broad range of activities including installation, testing, fault finding and on-going planned maintenance.

This requires the application of a complex blend of skills, knowledge, and behaviours across a variety of disciplines.

What you will study?

  • Carrying out fault diagnosis on engineered systems.
  • Carrying out preventative planned maintenance on engineered systems.
  • Assembling and testing fluid power systems.
  • Maintaining mechanical devices and equipment.
  • Wiring and testing electrical equipment and circuits.

What qualifications will you acquire at the end of the programme?

  • Level 2 Diploma Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering – Mechatronics Maintenance Technician (Development Competence)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

Typical Duration

48 months

Entry Level Requirements

A minimum of three GCSEs at grade 5 (or C) or above, including mathematics, English and science, technology, or engineering-related subject.

Applicants are required to successfully complete the AMRC and Employer recruitment and selection process to secure a place on an apprenticeship programme.

Things to consider

Unless exemptions apply, year 1 apprentices are required to live full time in Sheffield for 24 weeks in university accommodation so that they can attend the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield.

Future programme years apprentices are required to continue attending the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield, for example, 1 day per month which will require travel and overnight hotel accommodation.

About Unilever

Unilever is a global fast-moving consumer goods company and is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Beauty & Personal Care, Home Care, and Foods & Refreshment products, reaching 2.5 billion consumers a day. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes all over the world, including Persil, Dove, PG Tips & Magnum.

All our apprenticeship programmes offer you on the job experience and formal training to give you the knowledge and skills to fire-up your career and give you the opportunity to work towards nationally recognised qualifications. Our apprenticeship opportunities are available across Business & Technology, Research & Development and Engineering.

How to apply

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