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Apprentice Manufacturing Operative Premdor

To ensure that we meet our operational and customer needs we are looking for enthusiastic Apprentice Manufacturing Operators to join our team. The purpose of the role is to safely produce high quality doors to the agreed specification, whilst studying at the same time for a level 2 Apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • Strictly adhere to safe systems of work and report any defects
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards
  • Perform quality checks in accordance with ISO instructions
  • Optimise production of doors through working as part of a line team, delivering good quality doors to output targets
  • Be aware of and follow the appropriate operating procedures for the activities in which you are engaged
  • Provide information for your supervisor regarding progress of products under your control
  • Ensure that your area of operation is kept clean, tidy, and safe and continuously strive for improving standards of performance
  • Be an active contributor to the department and operations objectives

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good practical skills

Personal qualities

  • Target Zero – Think safety first before starting any task, Regard safety as your personal responsibility.
  • Integrity Under Pressure – Do the right thing and make the right choices when no one is looking
  • People are Key – Be kind, supportive and respectful; Take every opportunity to learn from those around us
  • Hold the Door Open – Be willing to participate as a team; Provide supportive and constructive feedback; Be positive and pro-active
  • Flexibility in Every Fibre – Be flexible and adaptable in the way we work; Embrace change and the benefits it brings
  • Results Hinge on Accountability - Do what you say you will do; Be reliable and deliver what is required of you
  • On the Threshold of What’s Next – Commit to delivering quality for our customers; Think of ways we can improve
  • Able to work in a methodical orderly and tidy manner
  • Good attendance and punctuality record
  • Be able to follow Health & Safety requirements
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to work and be flexible regarding learning new skills.
  • Ability to follow instructions and processes

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Upon completion of their initial apprenticeship, apprentices will have the opportunity to remain with the business on a permanent contract, progress onto higher-level qualifications and potentially (based on levels of performance) progress onto our internal leadership development programme.

Our aim is to recruit, develop and retain employees for the long-term success of our business.

Things to consider

English and maths may be used for (but not limited to), measuring materials, stock checking, requesting materials, applying, and interpreting design specifications and instructions plus creating/updating daily figures and reporting.

About the employer

Premdor, part of the Masonite Group, are one of the leading manufacturers of interior and exterior doors for residential and architectural use. For over 95 years, we’ve helped make buildings better through innovative doors solutions, a friction-free customer experience, and unmatched service.

Located at Premdor Crosby Ltd, Birthwaite Business Park, Huddersfield Road, Darton, Barnsley




Huddersfield Road


S75 5JS

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Training provider

Achieve Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ACHIEVE TRAINING


Achieve Training 01782 279121

Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jan 2022