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CAD Engineer Apprentice

  • Company: Steel Dynamics
  • Location: Blackburn
  • Vacancy Ref: 0022S
  • Weekly wage: £4.30
  • Hours per week: 37.5
  • Sector: Engineering

This vacancy is for a CAD Apprentice based in Blackburn, Lancashire.
The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.

The vacancy is an opportunity for someone who is interested in pursuing a career in Engineering.
If successful, the apprentice will be based at their employer working the hours agreed in their contract.

Duties will include:–
• To support the sales team by generating costings for material and cutting time with the emphasis on reducing costs for our customers
• Training and development given on specific software including Sigma Nest and Sigma MRP
• Use CAD system to develop and draw customer specific requirements by PDF, DXF, DWG files
• Liaise with customers by email and telephone to update them on current order status
• Training given on different grades of material and specifications.
• Training given on different cutting methods used to cut materials such as Laser, Waterjet and Plasma

If successful, the apprentice will be based at their employer working the hours agreed in their contract. The apprentice will need to attend Training 2000 to complete the relevant skill units that have been agreed by Training 2000 and the employer, this will consist of the apprentice completing 6 blocks of skill specific Engineering training lasting 4 weeks each. As well as this they will also begin their Further Education course, BTEC Diploma and classroom based learning.

Training to be provided

BTEC Diploma Level 2 Extended

Functional Skills, Level 2 in Mathematics, English, ICT, working with others and improving your own learning. Functional Skills requirements is subject to the successful applicants GCSE results. Grade A–C and within 5 years old means the apprentice will be relaxed from completing functional skills. Certification evidence will need to be provided.

Employer Rights & Responsibilities

SEMTA Apprenticeship in Engineering Framework (Once all elements are completed and learners portfolio has passed Internal Verification)

Interested? Apply now