Apprentice CAD Technician
Reference No: 30475
The Fountain Company
161.25/week
31/08/2018
High Peak
37.50
Advanced
Hadfield North
SK13 2NS

About this opportunity

An excellent opportunity has arisen at an established, highly successful company for a CAD Technician Engineering apprentice. You will manage technical queries/enquiries to ensure products are manufactured to the current specifications/costs.

A normal day would include:

• Supporting senior members of the CAD department
• Working on the production/modification of technical drawings using CAD software
• Some administrative duties such as filing drawings
• Producing CAD documentation
• Answering technical queries on the phone and by email
The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organisation and the overall business objectives of the organisation.

There will be professional development opportunities as part of this role, were the successful candidate will be expected to undertake a wide range of qualifications to help you become more skilled and efficient in your job role.

What you could go on to do:
Progress to higher level qualifications and potential to develop within the organisation in the longer term. The Fountain Company are looking for people who want to learn, grow and thrive in the company.

How you will be supported:
Full support will be provided by our Skilled Engineering Assessors and trainers at The Growth Company.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.


What you should have to apply

GCSE grades A-C in maths, English Language.


Personal Qualities

• Strong work ethic
• Dependable
• Exceptional safety and quality awareness
• Mechanical aptitude
• Adaptable to changing schedules
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Team work
• Ability to follow directions and procedures


Skills

• An understanding the application of the tools at hand to maximise the efficiency of the quality of inspections
• Proficient in the use of I.T
• Speaks and writes clearly and informatively, responds well to questions, practices active listening, exhibits discretion
• Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness, looks for ways to improve and promote quality
• Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands, changes approach or method to best fit the situation. Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events. Able to absorb and process information quickly
• Balances team and individual responsibilities, exhibits objectivity and openness to other views, gives and welcomes honest and open feedback, contributes to building a positive team spirit
• Works to fully understand and implement company policies and procedures.
• Is consistent at work and on time, ensures work responsibility for own actions, keeps commitments, takes the lead and leads by example