Textile Process Operative Apprentice Carringtons Career & Workwear Ltd

A total of 8 excellent opportunities have arisen for a Textile Process Operative Apprentice to join the team at Pincroft Dyeing & Printing that specialise in Textile Dyeing and Finishing and Workwear Specialist Fabrics. This has amazing career prospects for the right candidates.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £160.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001178830

  • Positions

    8 available

The Textile Operative apprentice position is critical to the smooth and efficient running of the manufacturing operation. The main responsibilities of this position are to ensure the safe and efficient supervision of the textile machinery so it produces a good quality product.

Duties include:

  • Inspect and oversee the manufacturing operations
  • You will operate textile machinery
  • Controlling the quality of the product you produce
  • Analysing faults within the products
  • Reporting any of the repairs and maintenance requirements for the various machines
  • You will report production figures and any quality concerns

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must be driven and be able to use own initiative
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent attendance and time management

Personal qualities

  • Must be enthusiastic
  • Must be punctual and reliable
  • Be dedicated to completing the apprenticeship
  • Must be hard working with high attention to detail

Qualifications required

No experience required as full training will be given but GCSEs (or equivalent) in Maths, English and IT required grades A-C.

Future prospects

For the right candidates there may be future opportunities within more technical, supervisory or management fields.

Things to consider

If considered for this vacancy, please expect a call from someone at the Textile Centre of Excellence for an interview.

About the employer

Although it says the employer is Carringtons Career & Workwear, the apprenticeship will take place at Pincroft Dyeing & Printing. Pincroft Dyeing and Printing Co. Ltd has one of the most modern bleaching, dyeing, printing and finishing facilities in the world. With over a century of tradition in the dyeing and finishing of textiles, Pincroft Dyeing & Printing Co. Ltd has, for the last 25 years specialised in the production of workwear fabrics and is acknowledged as leader in this field.

Employer

Carringtons Career & Workwear Ltd

Address

Unit 16-17

Adlington South Business Park

Huyton Road

Chorley

PR7 4HJ

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Training provider

In-company training given. Apprenticeship delivered one-to-one on company premises and consisting of:

  • Competency qualification (NVQ) Employer rights & Responsibilities Functional Skills
  • Apprenticeship framework

Apprenticeship framework

Fashion and Textiles

Training provider

The Textile Centre of Excellence

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Huddersfield Textile Training Ltd


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Closing date: 31 Aug 2017