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Level 2 Bench Joinery Apprenticeship Hazlin of Ludlow Ltd

We are offering apprenticeships in Bench Joinery and Wood Machinists. Key attributes needed is a willingness to learn, application of knowledge learnt. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Closing date: 07 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    07:45 - 16:30 Monday - Thursday and Friday, 06:00 - 13:00. (Authorised overtime is paid time plus ½)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The role will be to learn & run modern wood working machinery to manufacture door frames, screens, windows, and other joinery components.

You will also learn to

  • Glaze fire doors
  • Manufacture mouldings for the projects that we work on
  • You will report to team leader & shop foreman for the area that you are working in

Machines that you will work on include:

  • Weinig Vari-rip saw
  • CNC set up
  • 6 head Weinig Moulder
  • Martin CNC controlled spindle moulders
  • Altendorf sliding table saw
  • Homag CNC machining centre plus classic joinery machines
  • You will also learn to assemble door frames, joinery doors including fire detailing to ensure that the doors meet the fire certification 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to organise workload
  • Ability to relate to people
  • Good communicator and organiser.

Personal qualities

  • Strong team ethos
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Have high standards of work mentality

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally GCSE maths and English at C/4 or above

Future prospects

  • We would look to progress the selected candidates on to achieve Level 3 with the prospect of full time employment within our company

Things to consider

It is not essential to be able to drive for this Apprenticeship but transport to your employment is essential.

About the employer

Hazlin is a leading manufacturer of bespoke manufacture of fire doorsets. Turnover of the company is £7.2m producing doors & doorset from basic flush doors to complex traditional joinery doors sets. Our products are supplied to schools, health organisations, commercial environments and upmarket residential.

Leading projects that we have supplied to include the Design Museum in Kensington London, Queens Gallery, Royal Society and leading financial institutions and health complexes. In 2019 supplied over 400 traditional fire rated joinery doors to a new 5 Star Hotel in Buxton.

Nothing is ever straight forwards.

Since 2017 Hazlin has invested over £1.4m in new machinery to improve its manufacturing capabilities. The company will continue to invest to grow the business.


Hazlin of Ludlow Ltd


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Training provider

Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Shrewsbury Colleges Group


Jules Rhodes 07970168940

Developing the skills, knowledge and behaviours required to obtain the Bench Joinery Level 2 standard;

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)

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