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Manufacturing Apprentice – Transformer Assembler Electro Wind Limited

AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit a Manufacturing Apprentice – Transformer Assembler on behalf of our well-established client based in Stoke-on-Trent. For over 35 years their engineers have been designing and manufacturing single and three phase transformer products for customers in the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

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

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Closing date: 07 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday – Thursday 7am – 4pm (2 x 15min breaks and 1 x 30min break daily) Friday – 7am – 1pm (30min break)

    Total hours per week: 38.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will receive training to enable you to carry out the following duties:

• Read and interpret work orders to determine materials needed and assembly instructions.
• Position, align, or adjust work components/Electrical Steel to facilitate assembly.
• Mark and tag components so that stock inventory can be tracked and identified.
• Assemble Electrical systems or support structures and install components, subassemblies, wiring, or assembly cases using bolts, soldering or micro-welding equipment.
• Adjust, repair or replace electrical parts to correct defects and ensure conformance.
• Confer with Supervisors to plan or review work activities and resolve production issues.
• Drill or tap holes in specified equipment locations to mount control units or to provide openings for elements, wiring or instruments.
• Fabricate or Form parts or structures using drills, cutters or saws.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communicator
  • Can work independently
  • Asks for help when unsure
  • Literate
  • Able to perform repetitive light, medium and occasional heavy lifting
  • Adaptable and flexible with a good attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure while maintaining a strict attention to detail, to meet deadlines
  • Team player
  • Ability to follow instruction

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude
  • Self motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Trustworthy
  • Honest
  • Has integrity
  • Conscientious, organised and methodical 
  • Hardworking

Desired qualifications

Hold a GSCE Grade 3 or above (or an equivalent).

Future prospects

Upon the successful completion of the apprenticeship there may be the opportunity for further training or a permanent position for the right candidate.

Things to consider

How will you travel to work on a daily basis?

About the employer

Electro-Wind Ltd designs and manufactures single and three phase air-cooled, dry type and oil cooled transformers up to 1250 kVA in rating system voltages up to 11kV. 


Electro Wind Limited


Nelson Industrial Estate



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Heart of Worcestershire College


Kyla Heyes 01952 743495

During this time, you will work towards the following qualifications:
• Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standards 
• EAL L2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills)
• English and Maths Functional Skills Level ½

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: 07 Oct 2021