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Apprentice Mechanical Engineer

NFM Iddon
Working within a team of Maintenance engineers, you will be learning the essential skills to support the continuous running of the machinery to enable constant production in the factory. You will need to be practically minded to be able to diagnose faults and ensure quick and efficient repairs. You will need to be knowledgeable in Health and Safety and be innovative when diagnosing and repairing machines.

NFM Iddon - Employer

NFM IDDON manufactures a wide range of processing machinery and systems including Extruders, Mills, Calenders and ancillary equipment. The original company was established in 1885.

NFM Iddon


Minimum 12 months

This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.

Job Summary

GBP 148.00
Engineering & Manufacturing
NFM Iddon

Detailed Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced engineer to expand on current skills and progress within the industry. Day to day duties will include;

  • Carrying out preventative / planned maintenance checks on production equipment
  • Identifying and fixing mechanical faults
  • Basic electrical fault diagnosing
  • Fine adjusting and resetting of plant equipment
  • Calibration
  • Cleaning machinery
  • Aid with the installation of new equipment
  • Updating service records

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

  • Level 2 Engineering qualification
  • GCSE at grade C or above in English (Language) and Mathematics
  • You must achieve at least a Level 1 on the college online Initial Assessments in English, Maths and IT.

Skills required

You will need to be very practically minded who enjoys using their hands and fixing things

Personal Qualities

Honest, trustworthy, keen to learn, hardworking, reliable, punctual and interested in working in the engineering industry

Future prospects

A full time position may be available after completion of the Apprenticeship

Additional Information

Training provided

You will work towards completing the Level 3 (Advanced) Apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering.

Once you have submitted your application, you will need to complete college initial assessments and provide a CV before we can progress your application. You will be sent an email requesting this.

Blackpool and the Fylde College - Learning Provider

B&FC For Business at Blackpool and the Fylde College is a leading provider of Apprenticeships, Traineeships and employability services. 

For more information about this vacancy please contact Blackpool and the Fylde College on 01253 504199 or email: (Ref ID:81554)
Blackpool and the Fylde College


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