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Apprentice Press Technician L G D Solutions

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our expanding and thriving business. The role will be supporting the day-to-day production requirements within the factory, ensuring customer orders are processed in a timely and accurate manner.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £280.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday- Start and Finish times negotiable (TBC) with ½ lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    20 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001740436

  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our expanding and thriving business. The role will be supporting the day-to-day production requirements within the factory, ensuring customer orders are processed in a timely and accurate manner.

Duties will include:

  • Check the job bag’s to make sure that the instructions are accurate to achieve the customers required date before production commences
  • Ensure that paper and raw materials to be used are correct as per the works order
  • Identify from the information on the works order the ink to be used and any inks required to be mixed
  • The printer will make ready the job, ensuring the settings are correct and the job is to the required standard
  • Upon reaching the required standard the printer will set the counter and run the required number of sheets
  • During the run sheets will be pulled at intervals to check on the consistency and quality of the print run
  • Upon completion of the print run the Q/A section will be filled in and the works order will be placed on the finished print run for any further work
  • If any problems occur during the process, then these will be brought to the attention of the Production management team
  • Will be trained on the usage and maintenance of all printing machines withing the company

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communicate effectively
  • Have good time management skills
  • Be prepared and available for training on new developments and upgrades to machinery and software within their department
  • Manage their space effectively and keep their areas clean and free from clutter

Personal qualities

The successful candidate will be a team player with a mature attitude to work. Candidates will need to be willing to go above and beyond for the company and its customers. 

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade C/4 or equivalent qualifications in English and maths.

Future prospects

To be decided upon completion of training. 


About the employer

L G Davis is an independent stationery, print manufacturing, stock management and logistics company based in Kings Heath, Birmingham and has been trading for over 59 years.

We supply various markets all over the UK but specialise in servicing the NHS.

Employer

L G D Solutions

Address

46

Warstock Road

Birmingham

B14 4TS

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Training

Training provider

Performance Through People

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Performance Through People

Contact

The Apprenticeship Works +441922651100 ptprecruits@ptp-training.co.uk

  • Intermediate Apprentice in LEAN Manufacturing Standard
  • Functional Skills, if required 

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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