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Print Production Apprentice (Lean Operative) PTP PROMOTIONS LTD

The right candidate will be looking for a career in print manufacturing. They will learn how to use dye sublimation printing presses and digital printing to create branded promotional merchandise.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £177.97

    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

    8.00am - 4.00pm Monday - Thursday and 8.00am - 3.30pm Friday with a half an hour lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001837372

  • Positions

    2 available

Job Duties:

  • Operation and basic maintenance of Dye Sublimations printing presses
  • Stock Control
  • Creating, editing and adjusting digital files to make them print ready.
  • Preparing orders for despatch
  • Administrative Duties where required
  • To maintain confidentiality of information and to comply with requirements related to GDPR.
  • To undertake any necessary training and development required including appropriate health and safety courses.

Print Production Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong Attention to Detail
  • A flexible approach to working
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team
  • Be able to follow instructions, policies and procedures
  • Ability to Work Without Supervision
  • Excellent Time Management Skills
  • Ability to Handle Confidential Information
  • Ability to Multitask

Note: The work is practical, physically printing items and lifting boxes, so the candidate must be looking for this type of work and be physically fit.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong Attention to Detail
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team
  • Be able to follow instructions, policies, and procedures
  • Excellent Time Management Skills

Note: The work is practical, physically printing items and lifting boxes, so the candidate must be looking for this type of work and be physically fit.

Personal qualities

  • A flexible approach to working
  • Ability to Work Without Supervision
  • Ability to Handle Confidential Information
  • Ability to Multitask

Desired qualifications

Grade A-D or 9-3  in Maths and English preferred or equivalent.

Future prospects

We are looking to build our team, and there will be a full time position at the end of the apprenticeship for the right person/people.

Things to consider

The work is practical, physically printing items and lifting boxes, so the candidate must be looking for this type of work and be physically fit.


About the employer

We are a producer of branded promotional merchandise and are trade only. We have two industrial Units in Jarrow Business Centre and are currently a team of 7. We are looking to expand as things return to “normal” following Covid 19.

Employer

PTP PROMOTIONS LTD

Address

Jarrow Business Centre PTP Promotio

Rolling Mill Road

Jarrow

NE32 3DT

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Training

Training provider

SUNDERLAND COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City of Sunderland College

Level 2 in Lean Manufacturing.

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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