Key Information




CWM Automation



Working Week:

Mon-Thurs 8.00-16.30 and Fri 8.00-15.30


£169.65 a week


Apprenticeship in Engineering Level 2

Application Close:

17 June, 2020

Planned Start Date:

07 September, 2020

Trepko are looking to recruit a local and dedicated Apprentice Engineer to join their well-established organisation based in Gainsborough. Forming part of the Made in Gainsborough Apprenticeship Programme, this apprenticeship is one of the first of its kind in the area.

The first year of the apprenticeship will be spent predominantly at Gainsborough College working towards a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Engineering.

During this time, you will also spend some of the working week and non-College days in CWM Automation Limited alongside your new team. Upon successful completion of this, you will commence years 2 and 3, working towards a Level 3 Apprenticeship in a relevant discipline within the organisation itself, attending College on a day release basis.

Duties will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Building up electrical panels -Learning electrical drawings
  • Wiring machines
  • Installation on site
  • Developing an understanding of the principles of engineering
  • Developing skills in engineering such as welding and fabrication, design electrical, manufacturing and mechanical engineering
  • Becoming competent in the safe use of machinery
  • Developing an extensive awareness of health and safety requirements and understanding how these apply both in the workplace and in College
  • Developing continuous improvement methodology

Skills Required

Must have the following skills;

  • To work as a team
  • Motivated
  • Have excellent manual dexterity
  • Have good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Have sound IT skills
  • Be able to work flexibly
  • Be able to meet and, where possible, exceed deadlines
  • Have excellent timekeeping abilities

Qualifications Required

Typically 3 GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade C/4 or higher, including English, Maths, and Science or relevant experience.

Personal Qualities Required

Must have the following attributes:

  • Be well presented at all times
  • Have a professional manner
  • Be committed to own personal and professional development
  • Be reliable and able to present new ideas

How to Apply

To apply for this vacancy at CWM Automation, please click this link