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Production Manufacturing Apprenticeship SBS Trailers Ltd

A Lean Manufacturing Operative will be expected to carry out their work safely and meet the exacting quality standards demanded in a fast paced and efficient processing environment and develop into a multi-skilled operator through process ownership.

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Closing date: 15 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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

    40 hrs p/w – Mon-Fri 0830-1700 (30min unpaid lunch break)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Answering telephone / email enquiries as well as customer interaction in our Shop - Identifying correct parts for replacement (often using a chassis number for an exact match) - Using order forms / dealer PO forms to raise invoice(s) and take payments (also raise credit notes and refunds when required). - Picking/packing of customer ordered items

- Liaising with couriers to ensure a swift collection/delivery from time of order to arrival with customer - Often required to help with manufacturing for items we take orders for. - General upkeep / tidiness of department / workspace - Other AD-HOC responsibilities may be required.

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

Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative.

Functional Skills in Maths and English if required. 

Training will be provided by City of Wolverhampton College. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time position available on completion of apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Non judgemental


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

About the employer

SBS Trailers are the premier boat trailer manufacturer in the UK established over 60 years.


SBS Trailers Ltd






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Training provider



Kiran Chohan

07917 063 503

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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