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Apprentice Tool Setter Patterson & Rothwell Ltd

Patterson & Rothwell Ltd are looking to take on a Apprentice Tool Setter to help with the manufacturing of plastic components to various industry sectors. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Jul 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, 8.00am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

You will learn a variety of tasks and skills related to this position including: 

  • To learn the injection moulding technical process
  • Understanding injection mould tooling configuration
  • Adhere to company health and safety procedures
  • Safely load/unload injection mould tools from selected machinery

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Flexible
  • Good time keeping and attendance record
  • Willingness to learn and progress personal skills/development

Personal qualities

  • Approachable 
  • Sociable

Desired qualifications

  • Grade A*/C or 9/4 in GCSE maths and English as minimum requirements

Future prospects

  • Job security with progression opportunities within the company

About the employer

Patterson & Rothwell is a company of passionate experts and dedicated technicians. By establishing relationships that are based on trust and evidenced delivery, P & R has earned a reputation as a leading supplier of tool design, manufacture and injection moulding services.


Patterson & Rothwell Ltd


Bee Mill

Shaw Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Oldham Engineering Group Training Association Limited (The)


Melanie Bailey 0161 624 5360

  • Engineering Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Jul 2022