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LMO Engineering Apprentice Clevedon Fasteners Limited

Would need someone who was familiar with micrometres and digital calliper for measuring products Able to read manufacturing drawings Most important, a willingness to learn.

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Closing date: 31 May 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

    40hours Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We have a fantastic role to work for a well established business that supply components to some of the world’s biggest names in the automotive sector.

You will be helping with the following:

  • Setting of the machines
  • Helping pack/package goods
  • Learning how to safely work and load the machines
  • Use of various tools
  • Reading drawings

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Able to work as part of a team as well as use own initiative
  • Enjoy working hands on with manual equipment
  • Enjoy working practically
  • Have a high attention to detail
  • Ability to visualise 2D to 3D components
  • Good level of mathematics with a lean towards geometrical principles

Personal qualities

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Natural problem solver with a logical approach.
  • Excellent timekeeping
  • Passionate and willingness to learn
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Good communication skills
  • Be enthusiastic about the engineering industry
  • interest in Mechanical /automotive
  • ability to think for themselves and problem solve

Desired qualifications

You must have a minimum grade 3/4 or above (grade D/C) in Maths and English


Future prospects

Permanent position available

Things to consider

Things to consider:

Please research the location of LEMA Academy as well as the location of the employer to ensure that you can travel to both locations.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Clevedon Fasteners Ltd specialises in the manufacture of cold-formed components for use in the commercial and automotive markets world-wide. Formed in 1939, to supply the aircraft industry, we have always maintained the disciplines of technical competence, combined with outstanding customer service to forge a reputation for quality, reliability and rapid response to customer needs.


Our highly skilled workforce is dedicated to the manufacture of components to the relevant quality standard, within the required time frame.


We manufacture from ferrous and non-ferrous materials, in diameters ranging from 0.80mm (1/32”) to 10mm (3/8”) and lengths from 1.2mm (3/64”) to 120.5mm (43/4”) depending on the material required, its form and diameter to length ratio. Products can be processed (heat treated or plated) to any commercially available finish. Our delivery performance is further helped by in-house tool room facilities.


We deal with discreet, scheduled, or blanket orders, delivered to customer requirements either by week, day (Kan Ban) or even time slot (Automotive). On line proof of delivery ensures despatches are tracked efficiently to the customer’s premises. We export our products world-wide and provide a complete service from fastener recommendations through to machinery and tooling.


Clevedon Fasteners Limited


Unit 11

Reddicap Trading Estate

Sutton Coldfield

B75 7BU

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Training provider


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


Atran Esho 07971356246

Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2

This apprenticeship programme is designed to give your apprentice the skills to legislate continuous improvement and to streamline the processes in your manufacturing facility.

Course Outline:

• Understand how to prepare, control, contribute and complete manufacturing operations.

• Gain a thorough understanding of manufacturing processes and standard operating procedures.

• Understand safe working policies and the correct and appropriate use of PPE.

• Learn the 4Rs to ensure the safe disposal of waste in line with environmental systems and

regulatory requirements.

• Learn the correct use of equipment, tools, and machinery.

• Gain an expertise in continuous improvement practices, including the Kaizen method, lean

principles, and problem solving.

• Understand how to complete thorough quality checks.

Course Duration

The programme runs over 12 - 14 months, delivery is over 16 sessions and will require the

apprentice to attend the academy twice a month for six months, followed by four project coaching

sessions and 2 end point assessment preparation days. This to get the apprentice ready for external independent End Point Assessments (EPA) to gain the Level 2 diploma in Manufacturing (Knowledge & Skills) apprenticeship qualification.

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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