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Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprentice HEATHCOTE INDUSTRIAL PLASTICS LTD

AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit a Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprentice on behalf of our well-established client based in Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 6.

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

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Closing date: 14 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £220-£320 per week, dependent on experience. £16640 based on £320 per week.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 7:00 am until 15:00 pm, with two paid 30-minute breaks daily

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    15 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will receive training to enable you to carry out the following duties:
• Product packing and despatch
• Product inspection and quality checking
• Cutting and trimming
• Product printing and marking
• Laminating carbon or glass fibre components
• Interpretation of customer drawings
• Preparation for production
• Guillotining
• Table saw
• Hydraulic press
• CNC milling machine
• Health and safety
• General housekeeping

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

  • LEAN Manufacturing Operative level 2 apprenticeship standards
  • Maths and English functional skills, if required
  • One day release to college per week

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Further development opportunities for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Team working, Independent worker, Asks for help when unsure, Literate, Ambitious and willing to learn, Punctual, Good telephone manner, Ability to follow instruction, Positive attitude, Self motivated, Trustworthy, Honest/has integrity, Polite and friendly


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

Things to consider

Consider how you would commute to work each day.

About the employer

Our client believes that what makes them unique is their combined experiences, skills and knowledge in the production of composite materials. Their small but continually developing company is built around their people as they encourage diversity, they empower team members to collaborate and enhance their joint future through employee personal development. They take great pride in what they deliver and want to leverage their collective talents. Passion and hard work by putting the customer at the forefront of the business. The successful applicant will be confident, positive and have excellent communication skills, they will provide full training to develop the skills and knowledge you will need to succeed.








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Training provider



Kyla Heyes

01952 743495

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Sep 2022