Apprentice Production Planner Pentre Group Limited

Duties will include: Prepare work orders using bespoke software packages Route planning of work orders Ordering production raw materials Maintaining stock levels. General Administration duties; Receiving and making telephone calls Liaising with other departments Filing, photocopying, sending emails.

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Closing date: 13 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £133.00

    Wages explained

    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).

  • Working week

    8am -4.30pm Mon – Thurs 8am -2.30pm Fri

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001256257

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Prepare work orders using bespoke software packages
  • Route planning of work orders
  • Ordering production raw materials
  • Maintaining stock levels
  • Assist the production manager in planning capacity in the work centres
  • Training in all area of planning production
  • General Administration duties; Receiving and making telephone calls Liaising with other departments Filing, photocopying, sending emails.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills with good work ethic.

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude
  • Well presented
  • Works well with others

Qualifications required

  • Grade A-C in Maths and English, or equivalent
  • Good IT skills

Future prospects

Full time permanent role for successful candidate on completion of the qualification.

Things to consider

You will be working in the company whilst also attending Alliance Learning once a week for the day release training.

About the employer

Established in 1988, Pentre Group is a UK manufacturing success story. Through a series of carefully chosen partnerships and canny acquisitions we are acknowledged as one of the world’s leading suppliers of drums reels and ancillaries to the global wire and cable industry. Our modern, well equipped manufacturing facilities in the UK, Czech Republic and Spain, operate to local and global standards, using only the highest quality materials to ensure all our products are tough, durable and great value. The combined knowledge and experience of over two hundred talented and highly skilled people, across the globe, means we bring local knowledge and global experience, to every project. And because we’re truly independent, you are guaranteed practical advice and real choice.

Employer

Pentre Group Limited

Address

Unit 2

Penfield Road

Leigh

WN7 3PG

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Training provider

The successful applicant will be working towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business and Administration. This will include NVQ Level 2, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

ALLIANCE LEARNING

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Alliance Learning

Contact

Recruitment Team 01204 677 888


Employer's Application Instructions

Please register your details on our website and a member of our dedicated team will contact you.


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Oct 2017