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Apprentice Lean Manufacturing Operative Polar Krush Ltd

The successful candidate will be expected to learn: Refurbishing Soft / Frozen drinks dispense equipment, Fault Finding / Diagnosing, Mechanical / Electrical Repair Work, Admin Duties, Housekeeping.

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Closing date: 25 Feb 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 8.45am - 5.15pm

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Mar 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Maintaining the fleet of assets that circulate through the system. Mainland UK, France, Poland
  • Refurbishing Soft/Frozen drinks dispense equipment
  • Fault Finding / Diagnosing any issues that may occur with the equipment
  • Following our internal refurbishment/testing processes
  • Fault finding / diagnosing basic mechanical, electrical and refrigeration faults
  • Repairing basic Mechanical/electrical faults
  • Admin tasks (completing worksheets and allocating parts)
  • Mechanical / Electrical Repair Work on machinery
  • Admin Duties such as spreadsheets, stock checks using our online systems
  • General Housekeeping

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must be practical, with good dexterity skills
  • Motivation
  • Commitment
  • Dedication 
  • Good time management 
  • Enthusiastic 
  • Good communication skills
  • Team work
  • Work to deadlines

Personal qualities

  • Technically minded
  • Team skills
  • Outgoing
  • Friendly

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE Grades A-D Maths and English or Level 1 Functional Skills Maths and English (or the equivalent)

Future prospects

  • Upskilling engineering knowledge in the preferred area of the individual 
  • Refrigeration
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical

About the employer

Polar Krush has been one of the Europe's leading suppliers of free on loan iced drinks machines, as well as great quality juices and juice drinks. They also supply premium pure fruit juices to the hotel, healthcare and education sectors through its Green Juice brand.


Polar Krush Ltd


Unit 10

Wansbeck Business Park, Rotary Parkway


NE63 8QW

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northumberland College

  • Level 2 Standard in Lean Manufacturing Operative
  • Technical Certificate 

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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