Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship – Manufacturing, Battery Assembley Centre

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  • Employer JLR
  • Job type Advanced Apprenticeships
  • Salary £16,690
  • Deadline 29/03/2024

  • Entry requirements GCSEs
  • Locations Battery Assembley Centre (BAC) - Hams Hall
  • Qualifications gained Professional Qualification
  • Date published 01/02/2024

Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship – Manufacturing, Battery Assembley Centre 

JLR’s Advanced Apprenticeship provides an excellent opportunity to broaden your mind, learning the latest concepts and technologies at college, and then applying your learning on real life projects. 

We’ll open your eyes to the future of automotive technology, giving you a platform to make a real difference to JLR and our customers, whilst enabling you to complete your level 3 apprenticeship and achieve a vocational qualification relevant to your apprenticeship programme.  

Battery Assembly Centre (BAC) - Hams Hall, Birmingham 

The BAC produces plug in electric vehicle batteries for our Range Rover and Range Rover Sport Hybrid models. It is one of the most innovative and technologically advanced facilities of its kind in the UK, employing next-generation production techniques and manufacturing technologies. 

As an apprentice at the BAC, you will explore a number of different departments such as; Laser Welding, Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Planning and Logistics, Quality, and the Maintenance of some of the latest cutting-edge technologies, with all areas being involved with creating Automotive Battery/ Propulsion technologies. This will not only allow you to apply your theoretical learnt knowledge, but you will also learn real-life practical, essential and professional skills. You can expect to be working on projects under the supervision of some great team members with masses of experience.  

The Apprenticeship   

The Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship – Manufacturing is an exciting four-year programme which will develop your practical skills and cultivate the knowledge you need for your role, including business behaviours such as team working and problem-solving.  

Your apprenticeship pathway will depend upon the area of the business in which you will be based. You will be asked for your preference on business area ahead of attending an assessment with us.   

During your apprenticeship, you can expect to spend a significant amount of your first year at your training provider: MAKE UK, Birmingham, B6 7EP. In your first year you’ll complement your studies by working at a JLR plant alongside members of our skilled teams. In subsequent years, you will predominantly work in the plant, and you’ll continue your studies leading up to your End Point Assessment. Throughout your apprenticeship, you will have constant guidance and support from both the business and the training provider.  

WHAT’S REQUIRED?  

You will need to have achieved or be on track to achieve GCSE Maths and English Language at level 4 (C) alongside three further GCSEs at level 4 (C) or higher, including one STEM (science, technology, engineering or maths) subject or an Engineering vocational qualification at level 3/90 credits/540 GLH or higher.  

We value new and diverse talent, unconstrained and innovative thinking, and fresh insights and perspectives to support us in developing class-leading products. An interest in manufacturing is desirable, along with real excitement and passion to help JLR deliver next-generation products and technology.  

If you do not hold or are not studying for the qualifications above but believe that you have equivalent awards or skills, please contact us at apprent@jaguarlandrover.com for a discussion before submitting your application. 

REWARDS AND BENEFITS  

Our 2024 apprenticeship programme salary is £16,690. You’ll also enjoy a generous holiday allowance, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, an excellent pension scheme and access to a wide range of deals and discounts from retailers and sports clubs.  

You will be applying your curiosity and creativity every day as you begin to hone your skills for a successful, impactful career. You own your development, and only you can make it happen. We’ll be right by your side in your pursuit of exceptional, and we’ll give you all the encouragement and support you need.  

Your future starts here.  

Please be aware that we close our programmes at any point and at short notice based on the volume of applications. To give yourself the best chance of being considered for a place on this programme please apply early.  

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