Jaguar Land Rover
Creating the cars of tomorrow is a challenge around 40,000 passionate Jaguar Land Rover colleagues take on every day. The way cars are created and driven is changing. And we are leading that change. Our vision is for a cleaner, smarter, more connected world where autonomous, connected, electrified and shared vehicles will replace the environmentally impactful world of the internal combustion engine. Throughout our history we have always taken on the challenges of creating the most prestigious, sustainable and desirable cars.
The right thing in the right place at the right time. It sounds simple. But you know that co-ordinating the arrival of millions of parts from all over the world and getting our products to over 175 countries doesn’t happen by itself. Our future supply chain specialists will develop and lead complex global chains for both our UK and International Plants. Fortunately, you have the focus and expertise to bring order to this complexity.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Jaguar Land Rover subject matter experts have partnered with a West Midlands University to develop a Supply Chain Apprenticeship Programme underpinned with a BSC (Hons) degree. Your time will be split between JLR and University. At JLR you will have the opportunity to work within the most complex and demanding supply chain environments, gaining valuable experience and skills. At University you will again the academic elements to develop your expertise and will be able to experience all aspects of University life.
You’ll contribute to the business in your assigned roles, as well as undertaking additional study in your own time, to achieve your academic award. A network of apprentice tutors and line managers will regularly review your progress and offer advice along the way, to support you performing at your best.
Level 6 Apprentices will spend their first years learning all about JLR supply chain and developing their academic skills. Your final years will be perfecting your specialisms leading to one of the following roles:
WHERE IT WILL TAKE YOU
Join us on this 4 year apprenticeship programme and you’ll be placed within one of the roles below:
SUPPLY CHAIN OPERATIONS
Supply chain operations are at the core of what we do. From production planning to finished vehicle delivery, your ability to get the best performance from our suppliers and logistics providers will ensure our operations are optimised and to plan.
New vehicle and engine programmes are the future of the business. Using your expertise in managing complex projects you will define objectives, timing and budgets, to take concepts from the desktop through to industrialisation.
Using cutting edge innovative solutions, you will be planning, developing and implementing packaging, material handling equipment, automation and systems, to deliver best in class integrated solutions within our supply chain and manufacturing facilities.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Maths GCSE C Grade/level 4 or above and English Language GCSE C Grade/level 4 or above plus a further three GCSEs including a Science, Engineering, Technology or other Maths Subject at Grade C/level 4 or above, or as an alternative, Engineering Vocational qualification Level 3 of 90 credit value (540 GLH).
You will also need 3 A level’s at Grade C or above to include a Science, Engineering, Technology or Maths subject (must have a high numerical content).
REWARDS AND BENEFITS
Your innovation and creativity will be challenged every day, as you develop a rigorous and commercially focused approach in your work. And, with on-going support from industry leading experts and continual learning opportunities, you’ll quickly realise that our programmes have been designed to be as inspiring as the pioneering vehicles you’ll help produce.
Whichever part of the business you join your hard work and contribution deserves recognition. Our salaries are competitive, and we will also pay for your tuition and course fees and give you a generous holiday allowance as part of your package. You will be able to access a range of deals and discounts from various retailers and sports clubs.
And there are regular social events so plenty of chances to make friends and have fun too.