Raytheon UK

Aircraft Apprentices

Recruiter
Raytheon UK
Location
United Kingdom, Broughton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Feb 2019
Closes
25 Mar 2019
Ref
10939195
Sector
Defence
Manufacturing Apprentices (Aircraft)
Broughton

We are currently recruiting for our 2019 Craft Apprentice intake.
(2 X Electrical and 2 X Mechanical)

Summary of Role:
Craft Apprenticeships are focused on Aeronautical Engineering for both the academic and practical elements.
It is a three-year programme, with the first year spent at one of our partner colleges, and the second and third years on-site at Broughton.

Main Duties:
The first year covers Level 2 Foundation, including:
Engineering Operations
Technical courses
Advanced maths for engineers
Essential Skills Level 2
Functional Skills Level 2

The second and third years cover Level 3 Advanced. This builds on the Level 2 Foundation and leads to an NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma (Aeronautical Engineering) and a Technical Certificate (National Diploma Certificate in Aeronautical Engineering), and Wider Key Skills/Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) amongst others.

Candidate Requirements:
Essential:
5 Higher grade GCSEs (C or above) to include Maths, English Language and Science (Double Award) at grade B .
If GCSE Science has been taken as single subjects, one of the qualifications must be in Physics.

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required).

Desirable:
Engineering Diploma, Principle Learning, PEO Level 2 or Pathways to apprenticeship.

About Raytheon:
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass

Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:
25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary 'Life Assurance'
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme's.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).

Diversity:
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

Raytheon Application Process
To apply visit the link to the website http://jobs.raytheon.com/united-kingdom/search/
and search for Req ID: 131070BR.
Please complete the on-line instructions to create a profile and upload CV.

Please also view the Raytheon video: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/ourculture/

131070BR 131070
Relocation Eligible
No

Clearance Type
SC

Expertise
Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering

Type Of Job
Fixed Term

Work Location
United Kingdom - Broughton

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