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Applications open for Carfulan Group and JCB Academy apprenticeship scheme

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The Carfulan Group is pleased to announce that applications are now open for its highly-successful apprenticeship scheme run in partnership with JCB Academy. The scheme offers young people the chance to earn while they learn, taking their first steps into the world of engineering and gaining invaluable real-world experience.

Apprentices will be guaranteed junior role in sales, service, or applications with the Carfulan Group upon the successful completion of a Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship.

Available positions:

  • 3x Field Service Apprentices
  • 1x Field Applications Apprentice

Apprentices will be guaranteed junior role in sales, service, or applications with the Carfulan Group upon the successful completion of a Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship.

Closing date for Apprenticeship applications is 4th April 2023. Discover more on Gov website:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/1000143884

The role:

  • Three-year specialised programme designed to develop formal engineering knowledge and skills
  • Two of those years include spending time at the JCB Academy to acquire a general
  • engineering certification, with an additional bolt-on year following the
  • initial training to earn an NVQ qualification
  • Work will be carried out alongside vastly experienced professionals to provide
  • knowledge on a wide range of subjects including health and safety,
  • advanced mathematics, computer-aided design (CAD) software techniques and
  • machine installation and calibration
  • Both practical and theoretical methods will be utilised to ensure apprentices
  • develop the wide range of skills they will need to succeed in the
  • engineering profession
  • Apprentices will be required to support customers in real-world scenarios,
  • establishing new relationships and maintaining existing ones

 

Course content includes:

  • Engineering principles
  • Technical mathematics
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)
  • Mechanical and electrical engineering

Why choose the Carfulan Group?

The Carfulan Group specialises in providing the most advanced manufacturing technology solutions on the market allowing manufacturers to design more freely, manufacturer more efficiently and measure more accurately.

Across four divisions – OGP UK, SYS Systems, ZOLLER UK and VICIVISION UK – its work covers supplying and servicing multi-sensor measuring equipment, 3D printing, tool presetting and inspection, as well as turned part measurement solutions.

Based in Foston near Derby, the Carfulan Group’s most important asset is its people with 80 per cent of the loyal and skilled workforce hailing from the Derbyshire area, offering unrivalled engineering expertise to help businesses improve production performance.

The Group is now looking for the next intake of engineering apprentices passionate about pursuing a career in engineering with a dynamic and forward-thinking company.

Ideal candidates:

  • Driven and self-motivated
  • Smart and professional
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Positive and flexible outlook
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Good time management skills
  • Willing to travel to customer premises with members of staff when necessary
  • Good GCSE and/or A-level grades, particularly in science, technology, English and mathematics
  • Keen to follow a future career in engineering

Apply now

Apprentices will be guaranteed junior role in sales, service, or applications with the Carfulan Group upon the successful completion of a Level 3 Engineering Technician apprenticeship.

Closing date for Apprenticeship applications is 4th April 2023. Discover more on Gov website:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/1000143884

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