Manufacturing Engineer Apprentice

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Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer Apprentice
Apprenticeship Training Course: Degree Apprenticeship – Manufacturing Engineer
Apprenticeship Qualification: B(Eng) Mechanical Engineering
Apprenticeship Duration: 4 Years
Working Hours: Monday – Thursday: 8:00 – 16:45, Friday 8:00 – 13:00
Start Date: August/September 2023

We Are Welland
Welland Medical brings to market the best and most innovative products that enhance the lives of people living with a stoma across the world. Investing in the most talented people, collaborating to create world- class, ground-breaking products and services devoted to improving peoples’ lives. We are passionate about making a difference in the world. Our reputation is based on a tradition of improvement, ethical leadership, and total commitment to quality and safety. Welland Medical Ltd, established in 1988 is part of the CliniMed® Group, and has over 240 colleagues committed to enhancing people’s lives.

Our Values:

We collaborate by embracing differing perspectives to make better decisions and continuously improve.

We pride ourselves on our innovative spirit by creating novel solutions within the workplace and in stoma care.

We commit to empower and respect each other, ethically, honestly and with fairness.

We are passionate about recognising talent and providing an equal and supportive workspace for all to thrive.

We commit to setting the highest standard of quality in everything we do to enhance people’s lives every day.

Summary of Role:

As a member of the Engineering Team you will train and develop in all aspects of the manufacturing process at Welland Medical. You will begin with developing core mechanical and electrical hand skills working to understand and improve machine performance. Over time you will move into the Projects Engineering area where you will develop machine design skills working on continuous improvement initiatives based around operational efficiency. As part of the Projects Team you will develop project management skills through the procurement of new equipment.

Main Activities:

Developing core workshop engineering skills
Understanding and using machine data to formulate improvement plans
Understand the importance of Planned Preventative Maintenance
Develop Solid Works skills
Working as part of Capital acquisition projects


Our colleagues are at the heart of what we do. Our passion for our colleagues wellbeing is reflected in our values and we offer (and not limited to) the following perks to all our colleagues:

• Competitive company pension, that increases with length of service
• Health benefits
• Life insurance
• 25 holiday days plus statutory bank holidays
• Company Christmas shut down
• Discount at a number of high street retailers and other local discounts
• Complementarity company day
• Free onsite parking (including electric vehicle charging)
• Cycle to work scheme

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