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Manufacturing Operative Apprentice MAIL SOLUTIONS UK LIMITED

We are looking for talented individuals who are willing to commit 100% of their time, skills, and energy in helping us shape the future of printed communications. Envelope machine operators are highly skilled engineers, that operate and maintain blank-fed and reel-fed envelope machines.

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

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Closing date: 12 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £246 per week.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 0800 – 1700, 15min break in the morning, 30 min lunch, 15min afternoon. (18+ will be placed onto a continental shift pattern)

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

•Set and operate envelope machines as efficiently as possible, whilst working to production schedules and targets to ensure timely output

• Check finished products against drawings to maintain quality standards

• Collate accurate production information to assist order planning

• Report any machine defects or breakdowns to Line / Shift Supervisor

• Carry out essential machine maintenance and repairs

• Comply with all aspects of Health and Safety and COSHH regulations

• Carry out other duties from time to time as may be reasonably required

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

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship Standards L2
  • EAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (Knowledge and Skills)
  • Functional Skills Maths / English L1/2

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon the successful completion of the apprenticeship there may be the opportunity for further training or a full time position for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Number skills, Team working, Can work independently, Asks for help when unsure, Literate, Good concentration levels, Ability to follow instructions


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

About the employer

Established in March 2000, Mail Solutions has evolved into one of the most enterprising and successful manufacturers of envelopes and print in the UK. We are committed to improving the effectiveness of your printed communications, by working in partnership to deliver quality solutions tailored to individual requirements that connect you with target customers. At the heart of our success are our talented people, who are very much client driven and dedicated to developing innovative products and services that will better serve the customers needs. Operating from 2 sites - Telford and Corby, Mail Solutions has over 200 highly trained employees and generates a combined turnover in excess of £20million per year.




Halesfield 2



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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: 12 Sep 2022