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Manufacturing Operative Apprentice Tyneside Safety Glass Co Ltd

Due to a period of continued expansion, Tyneside Safety Glass have an exciting opportunity for two apprentices to join the business in the role of production operator. Working at the company’s Team Valley branch you’ll be working in both a fast paced and customer focused environment ensuring customer satisfaction is your primary driver.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £207.00

  • Working week

    The typical working week will see apprentices work 4 x 12 hours shifts (Monday – Thursday) 30 minute lunch.

    Total hours per week: 46.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001687458

  • Positions

    2 available

Tyneside Safety Glass has been at the top of it’s industry for over 80 years and are a one of the UK’s leading privately owned glass processing companies. They supply specialist toughened and laminated glass products to markets throughout the world.

Duties to include:

  • Working with state-of-the-art machinery and equipment to a competent level in your work area
  • Complete relevant paperwork throughout the shift
  • Communicating with members of the production team on a daily basis
  • Achieve daily targets and report anomalies
  • Ensure college work and projects are kept up to date
  • Adhere to all health and safety procedures
  • Carry out good housekeeping
  • Carry out new and additional tasks when required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven evidence of being able to follow instructions clearly
  • Punctual
  • Excellent timekeeping skills

Personal qualities

  • Energy
  • Enthusiasm
  • Flexibility with a can do attitude
  • Keen to learn new skills

Desired qualifications

4 GCSEs which must include maths and English at grade 4/C or above (or equivalent).

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship, there are opportunities for progression in all areas of the company.

Things to consider

Candidates must be able to travel to the employer premises for a 6am start. Please consider travel arrangements prior to applying for this role.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Tyneside Safety Glass have been established for over 80 years and are a one of the UK’s leading privately owned glass processing companies who supply specialist toughened and laminated glass products to markets throughout the world.

Employer

Tyneside Safety Glass Co Ltd

Address

Kingsway North

Gateshead

NE11 0JX

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Training

Training provider

DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Derwentside College

Contact

Bethany Kemp 07572589076 bethany.kemp@derwentside.ac.uk

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Standard
  • Functional Skills if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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