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Apprentice CNC Operator / Design Assistant

Beacon International

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£180 per week
Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
Improving Operational Performance
Duration of Apprenticeship:
18 months
Start Date:
Role Description

Role Description:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company which would give you experience in many different manufacturing areas.

Some of your job roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Operating CNC routers
  • Add new designs onto CAD system
  • Assist with fabrication of new designs and prototypes  
  • De-burring and inspection of plastics components coming off the CNC router
  • Transporting components from CNC department to fabrication department
  • Drilling and fitting of captive inserts into plastic components
  • Heating and folding of plastic panels
  • Tacking and lining up panels ready for final assembly
  • Plastic welding (conventional & extrusion)
  • Leak testing plastic assemblies to confirm water tightness
  • Forming and welding plastic panels into circular spigots
  • Storage and stock control of finished plastic assemblies


Desired skills

You must have:

  • A good level of mathematical skills
  • A desire to learn new skills


Personal qualities

You need to be:

  • A team player
  • Able to use your initiative 


Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade C/4, equivalent or above in maths and English.

Future Prospects

Future Prospects:

This company is very forward thinking so they are looking at training the right individuals for the future of the business.  

About The Employer

About the Employer

Beacon International
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