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CPI in a nutshell
At CPI we work with our partners to translate inventions into products and processes that enhance health and well-being, protect and improve our environment and increase productivity across industries.
With a deep understanding of innovation processes and funding, outstanding technical expertise and industry relevant assets, we enable products and processes to be quickly and cost-effectively brought to market. This supports the development of next-generation manufacturing, highly-skilled jobs and economic growth for the UK.
Our partners operate across many diverse markets including pharmaceuticals, speciality chemicals, food and drink, electronics and transportation.
Why this role is important for CPI’s work
You will be responsible for supporting all CPI Technology Assets and apply basic engineering and principles to provide technical support, typically including preparation, development, research, design, sampling, testing and analysis work, in line with team and business unit requirements. You will also contribute to the development of specific technical projects and have a working knowledge of project management procedures; set up, planning and the execution, you will also assist with maintenance cover throughout the working day.
What will this apprenticeship offer me?
We are offering an exciting opportunity to study as an Electrical and Instrumentation Technician Apprentice. The first year of your programme would take place at Hartlepool College of Further Education, studying towards your Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering. You will then transition onto our Wilton site where you will develop professional-level, job specific skills while, learning from our experienced team. Incorporated into this is our Professional Skills Development Programme, giving you the opportunity to work alongside others within CPI towards achieving specific targets on a social action project.
The person we are seeking
We are looking for a self-motivated, reliable candidate who can organise workload to meet both departmental objectives and learning outcomes. The successful candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to manage time effectively. It is important that the successful candidates can take responsibility for personal development, demonstrating commitment to learning and self-improvement. The candidates will also have experience of IT packages, in particular Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
What does CPI offer you?
At CPI, we offer a wide range of benefits to our employees, this includes:
- Up to 33 days holiday, including bank holidays – Plus a holiday purchasing scheme
- Generous pension scheme
- Life assurance and accident insurance schemes
- Flexible working
- Learning and Development Opportunities
- Free parking
Find out more about our culture and benefits.
This role includes a level 3 Science Industry Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship and progressive salary increments every 6 months, subject to achieving set milestones and demonstrating progress.
CPI is an organisation based in the UK. Commencement of employment is conditional to demonstrating right to work in the UK, sponsorship may be available.