Apprentice Mechanical Design Engineer - Manchester

Level: 3


Employer: JOHNSON CONTROLS BUILDING EFFICIENCY UK LIMITED


Location: Tyco Park

You’ll work with innovative design technology and solutions in our Global Marine and Navy team. You'll learn hands-on, how to contribute to a diverse range of projects. Mentored by experienced design engineers you'll gain real-world experience, with access to top training facilities.

Duration: 36 Months

Expected start date: 02/09/2024

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: 14650 (Annually)

Job role includes

  • We help protect 90% of the world’s top fifty marine and oil and gas companies for all types of assets and facilities. From Global navies, tankers, cruise ships, drill ships, cargo vessels, oil tankers, platform supply vessels to Mega yachts around the world
  • During this 3 years apprenticeship, you will learn essential design concepts for all products and equipment related to our Global Marine and Navy department
  • You will learn 2D AutoCAD design and engineering drawing concepts
  • You will gain knowledge on fire protection calculations and system component selection
  • You will understand fire protection engineering methods and principles related to International Maritime Organisation and Naval requirements
  • You will assist lead engineers with fire protection design concepts and calculations
    You will work closely with the broader engineering team and assist in project estimation

How you will do it:  

  • On-the-Job Work Experience: You'll spend significant time at our client sites, where you will get the opportunity to put into practice skills learned at college in a real world setting
  • Collaboration with Qualified Engineers: Throughout your apprenticeship, you'll work closely with qualified Johnson Controls Engineers who will serve as mentors, guiding you in developing your design skills. This collaborative environment ensures that you receive the support and guidance needed to succeed in your role
  • Opportunities for Growth: Throughout your apprenticeship, you'll have the opportunity to grow and apply the skills and knowledge gained in college in a real workplace setting
  • This experiential learning approach ensures that you develop both technical competencies and practical skills essential for success in the world of design engineering

About employer

Johnson Controls is a global leader in technology and industry, serving customers in over 150 countries. Our focus is on creating intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions and integrated infrastructure. We invite individuals with a passion for engineering to join us in shaping a better tomorrow through our diverse projects and opportunities.

  • weighting: Essential
  • qualificationType: GCSE or equivalent
  • subject: English
  • grade: 5

  • You will be enrolled on a Engineering Design and Draughts-person Level 3 Apprenticeship ran by our training partners Train’d up that you will study alongside your new role. You’ll enjoy the full support of your mentor and our dedicated apprentice training team
  • Travel and Accommodation: If you're required to stay away from home for college or work-related purposes, the company will cover the costs of travel, accommodation, and meals. This ensures that you can focus on your education and training without financial burden

    • Upon completion, a number of internal engineering opportunities within the company will be available to you
    • All of our apprentices immediately move into full time permanent positions
  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Organisation skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Team working
  • purpose led
  • customer driven
  • future focused

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Duration: 18 months

Expected start date: 28/3/2022

Hours per week: 37.5 hours

Wage: 146.25 (weekly)

Job role includes

  • Explore what an apprenticeship is and how they work.
  • Understand what it means to be an apprentice.
  • Discover different apprenticeship types, get application hints and tips, and apply for vacancies.

About employer

Employer description

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills