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Manual Machining Technician Apprenticeship - Christy Turner



4th April 2024

Employer Description

Manufacturer of Flaking Mills, Hammer Mills & Pulverisers. A very small team, designs, builds and exports to over 140 countries all over the world.

Main description

Christy Turner Ltd is a manufacturer of flaking mills, hammer mills & pulverisers. A very small team, designs, builds and exports to over 140 countries all over the world. they are currently looking for a Manual Machining Technician apprentice to join and learn within their team.

Main Duties:

  • Manual machining of components using a variety of workshop machinery including lathes, drills, mills & grinders.
  • Machining of cast iron, ferrous iron, brass, aluminium & steel.
  • Use of production jigs and tooling to aid machining process.
  • The use of custom grinding machines to refurbish large diameter flaking mill rolls.
  • This role will encompass an additional variety of hand skills which also include welding and fitting.

Entry requirements

GCSE level 5 or above in Maths and English - Essential.

Skills required

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Logical
  • Team working

Training to be Provided

The learner will be studying the Machining Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard qualification.
Day release to West Suffolk College.

Things to consider

You will ultimately have a level-3 National qualification in engineering at the end of the course. Challenges working in both metric and imperial measurements. Making jigs to overcome machining challenges.

Future Prospects

The apprentice will ultimately end up with a nationally recognized qualification in engineering and upon successful completion a full time role will be offered, subject to company circumstances.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 28/05/2024


£ 14625 per year


This job is located in Ipswich, Suffolk

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