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Apprentice production assistant Uvox Ltd

To manufacture or to assist with the manufacturing of parts and components, as per the demands of the production department. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 19 Oct 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

    Start: 8am finish: 4pm (1/2 hour lunch & 2x15min breaks), days TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Prepare incoming components and raw materials for work, including checking quantity, quality, and various acceptance criteria
  • Work from specifications, work order, dimensions, tables, verbal and written instructions or information with the intent of meeting and exceeding customer expectations for the highest quality parts
  • Operate press, FIP and CNC machines to produce parts, this includes, programming, setting up and adjustments
  • Inspect and verify WIP and completed work in accordance with written instruction and specifications
  • Assemble component or pre-worked items into finished products
  • Secure pack and despatch products on time with attention paid to the protection of the products in transit
  • Receive, check, and store incoming goods and maintain good housekeeping practices within the stores area
  • Ensure a traceable paper trail is upheld throughout all tasks from acceptance of materials to customer requirements
  • Keep the work environment in a clean, usable condition as detailed in the H&S regulations
  • Perform and engage in an environment of continual improvement
  • Ensure all aspects of work are performed to the highest standards of quality and meet all internal quality assurance requirements
  • Undertake any other duties, as necessary and assume larger responsibilities within the production as experience grows

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge or previous experience of practical skills
  • Time management 
  • Pro-active
  • Generates own ideas and develops other ideas for continued advancement

Personal qualities

  • Mental and visual attention 
  • Able to perform light physical demand, equivalent to lifting and moving light to medium materials. 
  • Flexible in approach to changing demands of business working hours

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades 9-4 (A*-C) in English and maths or equivalent.

Future prospects

  • Potential for permanent employment. 

About the employer

UVOX Ltd are a UK manufacturer and supplier of products for EMI Shielding, Thermal Management, Environmental Sealing and more. They work with customers in the defence, aerospace and space industries as well as telecommunications and I.T.


Uvox Ltd


Faraday Drive


WV15 5BA

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by IN-COMM TRAINING ACADEMY SHROPSHIRE LIMITED


Leighanne Omisore 07570952071

Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

This apprenticeship will be delivered via virtual classroom sessions, including distance learning materials, as well as regular visits by your assessor, at the company site. 

Off the Job Training' subjects include:

  • Health & Safety within a Manufacturing Environment
  • Communicating and working effectively within a Manufacturing Environment
  • Working Relationships and Individual Rights & Responsibilities within a Manufacturing Environment
  • Application of Workplace Organisation and Work-Related Problem-Solving Techniques

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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