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Machine Operator/Foiling Blocking Apprentice IMPACT FOILING LTD

Your role will be to learn hot foil stamping. If you have a desire in the print sector this role will certainly be for you. The role will stretch your imagination, who likes to be challenged and constantly on the go.

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Closing date: 04 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,504.56

    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 - Thursday 9am - 5pm, Friday 9am - 2pm

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    10 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000043138

  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include:

  • The role will be to learn hot foil stamping, you will train on the safe set up and operation of designated equipment
  • The role will be to learn how to use make ready materials to achieve the best hot foiling processes
  • The role will be to learn how to measure the correct materials for any specific job
  • You will learn how to conform to all Health and Safety policies & company regulations and completing all relevant paperwork
  • We are looking for someone who would like a career in the hot/cold foiling sector the ability to work along other team members, have good communication skills; the desire to stay abreast of all new technologies, enthusiasm and determination; mechanical aptitude

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Apprenticeship Standard for Print Technician

  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)

  • 1 day per month study at workplace with Learn2print

     

  • Allocated assessor with regular visits to the workplace to review practical element of the apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full time position within the company is available to the right candidate on completion of the Apprenticeship programme. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Logical, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

About the employer

Production/Estimator Foil Blocker Print Finisher. HOT/COLD FOILING, CAST & CURE,UV VARNISHING. FRIENDLY, PROFESSIONAL SERVICE: With many years of experience foiling and embossing in multiple facets of the printing industry; label, greeting card, packaging and commercial, we work closely with our customers to ensure we deliver optimum customer service and value for money.

Employer

IMPACT FOILING LTD

Address

UNIT 2

7-11 HARDING STREET

LEICESTER

LE1 4DH

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Training

Training provider

AXIA SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Contact

Jeanette Vickers

jeanettevickers@learn2print.co.uk

01636636000

Apprenticeship standard

Print operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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