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Manufacturing Production Apprenticeship Bloxwich Transportation

An apprentice opportunity has arisen with a well established company who manufacture quality parts in house, this could be the role for you.

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Closing date: 31 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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 - Thursday 8:30 4:30pm and Friday - 8:15am to 12:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001775453

  • Positions

    1 available

Our client is now looking to recruit an apprentice withihn their production department to get to know how to change tools and learn how the production process works.

Your duties will include but ar not limited to the following:

  • Tool change
  • Lean processes on shopfloor
  • General shopfloor duites
  • Operate machines
  • Use of hand tools
  • Assembly and packing

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Grade 4/C or above in maths and English or equivalent

Personal qualities

In order to be successful within this rold you must be able to demonstate the following:

  • Genuine interest in Engineering / Manufacturing
  • Good time keeping
  • Practical nature, someone who will enjoy a practical role
  • Clear communicator

Desired qualifications

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Methodical
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as using own initiative

Future prospects

The company is commited to investing in its future. It firmly believes that Apprenticeships and growing  from within the business is the right aproach to sustain future growth. The company wan to invest time and enerfy into successful candidates and therefore future prospects are very strong.


About the employer

Bloxwich products are used in so many different industries and on so many completely different products that it’s impossible to list them. Trucks & Trailers as the name suggests, their products have been heavily associated with the truck and trailer industries since the 1960’s. In the container industry Bloxwich door gear, hinges, lashing rings, door retainers, and corner fittings etc have been used in the manufacture and repair markets of both shipping and offshore containers ever since the shipping container was first invented. Some customers today still specify and only accept Bloxwich products on their equipment regardless of who and where its manufactured.

Employer

Bloxwich Transportation

Address

Unit 10

Cedars Business Centre, Avon Road

Cannock

WS11 1QJ

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Training

Training provider

LEAN EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lean Education And Development Limited

Contact

sarah Johnson 07814 071579 sarahjohnson@leadltd.co.uk

As part of your level 2  Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship which is a 14 month programme, you will receive off the job training and be required to attend LEMA Academy 2 days per month for the first 6 months and then 1 day per month for the remaining 6 months, with a need to sit an End Point Assessment to gain your Level 2 qualification. Having some knowledge, interest of background of engineering and manufacturing will be beneficial to you in this role.

Qualifications:

  • EAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing
  • ETCAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing
  • Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing 
  • OAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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