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Degree Apprenticeship - Engineering

Manchester, United Kingdom
Engineering

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English (UK)

Job Description

Believe there’s more than one way to secure a successful future?

So do we. We think our five year engineering apprenticeship programme is the best alternative to university for ambitious students. Especially as you’ll gain a degree and the reputation that comes with working for a prestigious engineering brand like Siemens. This is a rare opportunity to earn money while showing your potential to a global innovator. Here at Siemens we build a better world using greener energy, cutting-edge software and ingenious inventions.

Siemens Digital Factory and Process Industries and Drives (based in Manchester) provide innovative solutions for UK industry - we optimise our customers’ processes, maximise productivity and reduce energy costs with our product range of automation equipment and totally integrated solutions for the global community/industry that will support and sustain the environment, and address global challenges. We support companies to maximise productivity in a sustainable and efficient way that will reduce environmental impact.

We are looking people who want to make a difference who have a keen interest in engineering.

The challenge

This Degree Apprentice program lasts for approximately 5 years, during which time you will gain the necessary skills to enter into a number of roles including those of project engineering, technical support, sales and field operations (service & support).

During your time with us, you will work towards:
  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering
  • HND Electrical & Electronic Engineering (day release).
  • BEng (Hons) in Automation & Control - A new and unique top-up degree solution delivered in conjunction with the University of Salford that includes our own Siemens Certified PLC Programmer Accreditation.
This programme is designed to allow you to experience work in a broad range of departments with a rotational placement programme so that relevant knowledge is built up; giving you the experience and skills necessary for the roles we are looking to fill. The latter end of the programme is where you will have an opportunity to choose a career direction and as such have a dedicated final placement in your chosen field.

Qualifications

To qualify for this role you must have:

Two A Levels / A2: Grades A*-C or equivalent (at least one must be Maths or Physics).

We also welcome applications from those with a BTEC Level 3 certificate in Electrical/Electronic Engineering with at least a DDM grading.

The candidate

We are looking for bright, inquisitive candidates that demonstrate the following characteristics:
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team worker
  • Passion for learning
  • Problem solver
  • Good communicator
  • Self-motivated
  • Organised

What else do I need to know?

This apprenticeship scheme is recognised by the IMechE and the IET and leads to professional registration (EngTech/IEng) with the Engineering Council UK. Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity in the workplace and is a corporate member of WISE (Women in Science, technology and Engineering), and a signatory to the WISE Ten Steps campaign.

Job ID: 99475

Organisation: Digital Factory

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time





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