• £206.25

AM3D offers the opportunity for an apprentice to work and develop skills in a 3D Printing manufacturing environment. To be part of an experienced, young team using state of the art machines and techniques producing high quality dental models.

Desired skills

Be adaptable and flexible to suit the requirements of different situations.
ICT and data literate
Knowledge of various software packages
Good general PC skills also experience of 3D design, CAD, and the manufacturing processes desirable.
Knowledge of 3D Printing Technologies and the willingness to learn about these technologies

Personal qualities

Good people and communication skills
Attention to detail and accuracy
High level of standards
Team-oriented attitude and strong ability to collaborate with others.
Flexibility and resilience

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths & English 9-4, A*-C or Eqivalent

Future prospects

The company has grown over the past two years increasing the number of employees. The forecasts are good and should enable good prospects for employment at the end of the apprenticeship.

Important Other Information

The working week is Monday to Friday. The unit is in operation from 9.30am to early hours of the morning as orders received one day need to be available by 6.30am the following day.

Generally the working day for an apprentice would be 11am to 7.00pm. with half an hour for lunch. We would appreciate some flexibility around this

97.6% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study*.

(*Destination data, based on apprentices completing in academic year 2016/17).

Why choose Sunderland College?

96% of our apprentices agree that they have the chance to develop new skills at their workplace*.

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

97% of our apprentices agree that their course is helping their skills to get better.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

96% of our apprentices agree that they are happy with their course.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

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