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Apprentice Wood Machinist TONGE BRIDGE TIMBER SALES (UK) LTD.

An Apprentice Wood Machinist is required for a Manufacturer and distributor of machined timber products business based in Bolton. You will work towards a Level 2 Furniture Manufacturer apprenticeship standard.

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

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Closing date: 20 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 07:30am - 16:30pm, Friday early finish 14:00, 1 hour lunch break

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities & duties will include:

  • As an apprentice you will be helping to support the Wood machinists working on one of three high speed production lines
  • You will receive training to a recognised standard/qualification and study time will be allocated
  • Working towards Health and Safety guidelines in a COVID secure environment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good customer service skills

Personal qualities

  • Interest in woodworking and woodworking machines
  • Must be reliable and dependable
  • Self-motivated

Desired qualifications

No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship you could progress into full-time employment.

Things to consider

The company may wish to interview applicants before the closing date, resulting in the vacancy being filled before the given date!

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Tonge Bridge Timber Sales is a long-established independent Merchant, offering general timber supplies to both the trade and the general public alike.




Turner Bridge Works

Windley Street



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd


Recruitment 01254 395355

Level 2 Furniture Manufacturer apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Work-based learning

Apprenticeship standard

Furniture manufacturer

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Oct 2021