Jaguar Land Rover
apprenticeship

Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship

Job description

Working at the forefront of vehicle technology, you will be supporting test developments to existing models, help build entirely new experimental concepts, contribute to the building of bespoke vehicles, assisting the launch of new models and maintaining the marketing fleet.

Opportunities exist in developing and testing chassis, body and electrical components so they meet the high requirements and expectations of our customers. You will develop a variety of knowledge, skills and business behaviours such as teamworking and problem solving, so that you can play your part in the product creation of our next generation of vehicles.

What you'll need
You’ll need maths GCSE and English language GCSE Grade C/level 4 or above.

In addition, you’ll need three further GCSEs including a science, engineering, technology or an additional maths subject at Grade C/level 4 or above, or as an alternative, engineering vocational qualification level 3 of 90 credit value (540 GLH).

Rewards and benefits

Your innovation and creativity will be challenged every day, as you develop a rigorous and commercially focused approach in your work. And, with on-going support from industry leading experts and continual learning opportunities, you’ll quickly realise that our programmes have been designed to be as inspiring as the pioneering vehicles you’ll help produce.

Whichever part of the business you join your hard work and contribution deserves recognition. Our salaries are competitive, and we will also pay for your tuition and course fees and give you a generous holiday allowance as part of your package. You will be able to access a range of deals and discounts from various retailers and sports clubs. And there are regular social events so plenty of chances to make friends and have fun too.

Training

You’ll undertake a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship under standards approved by the IfA (Institute for Apprenticeships). This exciting programme will develop your practical skills and cultivate the knowledge you need for your role. This is all achieved whilst developing your knowledge, skills and business behaviours such as teamworking and problem-solving. A network of Work Based Learning Managers and line managers will regularly review your progress and provide support, advice and guidance along the way, to enable you to perform at your best.

Together with invaluable commercial and practical experience, you’ll gain several academic and vocational qualifications throughout your time with us, which are fully paid for, including:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Foundation Competence)
  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Competence)
  • Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge).

Additional job details

Location
West Midlands
Salary
Competitive salary

How to apply

For this programme we encourage applicants to apply early as Jaguar Land Rover reserve the right to move the closing date at any time based on the volume of applications.

Jaguar Land Rover will not support any applications for visa sponsorship for this role and all applicants must have the unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.

On making your application please use your personal email address and not a university or school address.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 March 2020

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Closing date:  31 March 2020

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