Mackenzie Glass Ltd, have an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join their experienced team, gaining a Level 2 apprenticeship as a Lean Manufacturing Operative. The successful candidate will be mentored by an experienced team who will support individuals to become fully skilled & qualified in the glass industry.
Closing date: 25 Aug 2022
Increase in wage depending on performance. Rate of pay will rise during the apprenticeship in years 1 and 2 to between £17-21k per annum based on regular positive review and also receive a £250 contribution to driving lessons after 12 months.
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
26 Aug 2022
29 Jul 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
On a day-to-day basis as a Glass Operative Apprentice at Mackenzie Glass, you will be working at our site in Bristol which produce a range of glass products.
You will be carrying out your work as part of our experienced and friendly team, in a safe environment whilst meeting the high-quality standards set in a fast paced & well organised manufacturing site.
Your day-to-day duties will include:
- General Glass Processing
- Working on and learning the Toughening Furnace and process
- Glass Handling
- Glass Cutting
- Machine operation
- Health & Safety
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The apprenticeship in Fenestration consists of:
- Intermediate Standard Apprenticeship-Lean Manufacturing Operative
- L2 NVQ Diploma in Manufacturing
- Functional Skills in English and Maths (Level 1/2) where applicable
- Will include Level 2 NVQ in Glass Processing
All aspects of your training will be delivered on-site with your employer, and you will have regular site visits every six to eight weeks from your designated assessor, who will monitor your progress throughout your apprenticeship programme.
You will achieve a qualification in Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Standard.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Progressing into higher level jobs within the company, increase in wage depending on performance. Rate of pay will rise during the apprenticeship in years 1 and 2 to between £17-21k per annum based on regular positive review and also receive a £250 contribution to driving lessons if required after 12 months.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
EAST SUSSEX COLLEGE GROUP
Lean manufacturing operative
Level 2 (GCSE)
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