Careers

Apprenticeships

Yamazaki Mazak, is currently recruiting its next batch of apprentices. A Mazak apprenticeship is a chance to join the world leader in machine tools and a significant investment in both your future and the future of the organisation.
You'll have access to college education alongside hands-on involvement in the work place with experienced members of staff that are willing to pass their knowledge on to the next generation.  From the beginning of your apprenticeship, you will be paid a competitive apprenticeship salary and will obtain nationally recognised qualifications.
Whether you're currently at GCSE or A-Level, have left education and looking for an exciting new challenge, a Mazak apprenticeship can provide you with the opportunity to develop a career in a number of different disciplines. We are currently offering apprenticeships in the following areas:

MACHINING: 

Learning how to set, program and operate a range of CNC machine tools to produce machine tool components.
Machines include: Lathes, Milling, Grinding, Multi-Tasking & 5 axis machines.  

SUB-ASSEMBLY:

Preparation and testing of machine tool components prior to being sent to the assembly lines.
Assembling small unit assemblies, (spindles, tailstocks, ballscrews, magazines and turrets) that form part of the completed machine tool.  

MECHANICAL ASSEMBLY:

Assemble and test machine tools and their components
Assembling and testing unit assemblies into the completed machine tool using various hand skills and laser checking equipment.

ELECTRICAL ASSEMBLY:

Wire and test machine tools and their components.
Working on individual option looms that will be used in the final production of our machine tools, you will then progress to wiring and testing a range of CNC machines, to include PLC’s, ladder diagrams and fault finding prior to machines going to our customers.

SHEET METAL:

Learning the application of welding, laser cutting and metal folding to produce machine tool claddings. An apprentice in this area will learn the full skills and operations of a modern sheet metal producing department.

SERVICE

We have vacancies in the following locations for an Apprentice Field Service Engineer: Reading & Bristol

After two years training at our Worcester facility successful candidates will be working with our customers to repair and service a wide range of Mazak CNC machines at various locations across the UK.
 

How to Apply

To apply please complete the Mazak application form, or send a full CV stating which apprenticeship you are interested in. Please clearly state on the application form which area you are applying for.
All completed application forms / CV’s should be returned to:


Dave Barnett
Learning & Development Manager
Yamazaki Mazak UK Ltd
Badgeworth Drive
Worcester
WR4 9NF

Alternatively you can send via email to apprenticeships@mazak.co.uk

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS Tuesday 15th March 2016

 

Be the Engineer of your own success

Yamazaki Mazak is the world's largest manufacturer of computer controlled (CNC) metal-cutting machines. With over 200 different models, the Mazak product range includes CNC lathes, machining centres, multi-tasking machines and flexible manufacturing systems as well as laser processing machines.

Our machines make everything from the gearbox in a helicopter to the nose cone on a Formula 1 car, designer belt buckles, ski boots and everything in between. Our mission is to develop original products and push the boundaries and capabilities of machining.

If you’re self-motivated and looking for a challenging, dynamic and rewarding career in engineering, we want to hear from you.

To find out more or to apply please contact
personnel@mazak.co.uk
Or
YAMAZAKI MAZAK UK LIMITED
PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT
BADGEWORTH DRIVE
WORCESTER WR4 9NF