|Vacancy Ref: VC0731||Sector: Mechanical Engineering|
|Location: Bolton||Postcode Area: BL3|
|Salary/Hour: £177.97 per week||Hours: 37|
|Entry Qualifications: A-C / 4+ In Maths GCSE and A-D/3+ In English GCSE|
Skills & Qualities:
Passion for learning
We are now looking to recruit 4 Apprentice Machinist Engineers to join our growing Bolton-based company. Edbro is a world leader in the manufacturing of hydraulic components for commercial vehicles.
We have been leading the market with product developments ever since 1916 when the company’s founder Maurice Edwards developed the first ever hoist to be powered by a truck engine. Based on a long-standing tradition of cutting-edge innovation and with over 100 years of industry expertise, our products remain at the forefront of the tipping market, increasing payloads, reducing tipping times and providing “fit and forget” solutions. Located in the UK in the north-west town of Bolton since its very beginnings, we consider our local roots very important.
As an Apprentice Engineer you will be reporting into the Production Supervisor, you will assist in providing an effective, proactive production service.
Through your apprenticeship you will gain the skills and knowledge to operate mill, lathe, drill, automatics, hone and lap, numerical control equipment and burr efficiently and safely, to become a fully skilled Machining Engineer.
You will read blueprints, work from layouts and dimensions on drawings to perform assigned tasks, and follow your supervisor’s instructions to ensure quality is maintained.
Undertake a development programme through an apprenticeship. Actively participate in your own development agreed with your line manager and assessor from the training provider. You will also be provided with a mentor and rotated through operations to get a full understanding of the business.