Manufacturing Operations Apprentice (18+) LOADHOG LIMITED

Loadhog is an innovative employee owned company focused on delivering cost-effective, environmentally friendly solutions to significant problems that exist in the returnable packing market place. The role predominately will be the assembly and reclaim

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    40 hours per week, rotating shift basis which will

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    13 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Loadhog are looking to recruit Production Apprentices based at the Hog Works, Hawke Street. The role will initially focus in the first 18 months on a Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations, after completion further education will be available. The role predominately will be the assembly and reclamation of components and finished products within tight quality and time targets. Exposure in all areas of our state of the art facility will be given, including working with injection moulding machines and our HACCP controlled wash plant. The successful candidate must: Believe in our business’s core values Be able to work as part of a team and individually. Be able to work under pressure in order to meet tight deadlines. Have a conscientious approach to work.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

,Communication Skills, Numeracy Skills, Listerning,Team Building Skills, Literacy Skills, Problem Solving Skills, Organisational Skills, Manual Work Skills,

Personal qualities

Meticulous and able to work independently with minimum supervision. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to interact well with others in a cross functional environment. Resourceful, result-oriented and strong sense of responsibility with initiative.

Qualifications required

Minimum of 2 GCSE or equivalent A-C grades including English and Maths.

Future prospects

Possibility of full time employment subject to successful completion of Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Loadhog Ltd, is located at: Hog Works Hawke Street, Sheffield S9 2SU The Sheffield College is located at: Granville Road, Sheffield, S2 2RL

About the employer

Loadhog is a multi-award winning UK manufacturing company where genuine innovation lies at the heart of everything we do. From the original Loadhog Lid, through to the innovative Smartstak system, innovation is the undivided theme running throughout our approach to returnable transit packaging. At Loadhog we pride ourselves in understanding a customers problem, developing the best possible solution, being first to market and working with our customer to roll the product out and realise the benefits.




Hog Works

Hawke Street


S9 2SU

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Training provider

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations. City and Guilds L2 Certificate in Manufacturing Practices

Apprenticeship framework

Engineering Manufacture

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College


Matt Godhard

Other information

32 holidays per annum, 15% non-contributory pension (age limit,) Private medical (BUPA,) along with any shift allowances payable. Due to the shift pattern the candidate must be 18 years or above. The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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Closing date: today