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Product design and development engineer (degree)
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Degree Level Apprenticeship
SIEMENS HEALTHCARE LIMITED
Description of Opportunity
At Siemens Healthineers, we have an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Design Apprentice to join our R&D Engineering department in Eynsham, Oxfordshire.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Recruitment Team
firstname.lastname@example.org - THE UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD (Ref ID: VAC001833484)
Awareness of, and interest in, the mechanical design function within an engineering organisation
Awareness of engineering drawings
An aptitude for drawing and making things, and experience of CAD drafting and/or modelling, such as Solid Works, NX Team Centre or similar could be an advantage
Technical analysis and problem-solving skills
Degree Apprenticeship entry requirements:
You will need ONE of the following:
A minimum of two A-Levels at grade 6 (or B) or above, including a mathematical-based subject and a science, technology, engineering or an additional mathematics-related subject
An Engineering BTEC Level 3 with at least 120 credits at DM (Distinction Merit) level or above
EAL Diploma in an engineering-based subject at D (Distinction) level
Equivalent qualifications such as Cambridge Technical Levels at DM (Distinction Merit) or above
Plus A minimum of three GCSEs at grade 5 (or C) or above, in mathematics, English and a science, technology or engineering-related subject.
Candidates with a HND or Foundation Degree or who have completed the second year of a degree in a relevant subject can be assessed for direct entry onto the 2nd year or 3rd year of the programme (BEng top-up), but 1st year entry or an alternative pathway may still be recommended.
Candidates who have not studied in the UK can submit transcripts for qualifications equivalent to level 3 which the admissions panel will review and may be taken in lieu of the specified qualifications.
Applicants are required to successfully complete the AMRC and employer recruitment and selection process to secure a place on an apprenticeship programme.
If you are uncertain about whether your qualifications meet the entry tariff for the degree apprenticeship, please contact the Recruitment Team email@example.com.
Demonstrable passion for Engineering
An interest in "making things" and "how things work" is essential
Good communication skills with a desire to work as part of a team to help solve problems and implement effective solutions
During the first year you will be required to attend the University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre in Sheffield, full time for an initial block of study
One Friday per month you will return to your workplace
After the initial block training you will attend the AMRC Training Centre for one day a week to undertake the knowledge study
The remaining four days will be spent in company learning on the job
Completion of this apprenticeship is just the start of your career and can open the door to many more opportunities, such as Engineering Management and Project Engineering positions across a range of sectors.
Siemens Healthineers pioneers breakthroughs in healthcare. For everyone. Everywhere. Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. At Siemens Healthineers Magnet Technology in Eynsham, Oxfordshire, we specialise in the design and manufacture of superconducting magnets for MRI scanners. As one of the most innovative and influential players in the MedTech industry, we offer ambitious students the chance to help shape the future of healthcare and earn while they learn with one of our Apprenticeships. We’re proud to have been recognised as a Top 100 UK Apprenticeship employer in the 2021 ‘Rate My Apprenticeship awards’– join us to discover what you’re capable of.