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Lean Manufacturing Braid Apprentice Level 2 AFLEX HOSE LIMITED

Full training will be given working to Manufacturing Instructions and procedures. The successful candidate will work towards a level 2 lean manufacturing qualification.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday – Thursday: 8.00am – 17.00pm (1 hour break) Friday: 8.00am – 13.45pm (15-minute break)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Complete product inspections using measurement equipment, to monitor adherence to product specifications.
  • Complete relevant quality control documentation.
  • Identify potential areas for process improvement.
  • Proactively highlight potential H&S issues
  • Logging of production data on Computer Stations.
  • Loading machines with the correct product and setting up to the correct specification
  • Ensure overall cleanliness of department is upheld to ‘6S’ principles
  • To ensure that you follow Safety, Health and Environmental policies and procedures of the company.

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

Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative 

EAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills) 603/3589/0
ETCAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills) 603/5151/2
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills) 603/4344/8
OAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (Knowledge and Skills) Ofqual number: 603/6783/0
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills) 610/0180/6

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential to develop into further education and team leader/management roles.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Hands on, Focused, Good time keeping, Self-motivated, Keen to learn new skills


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 9-4 (A-C)) Desired

About the employer

Aflex Hose innovates, develops, manufactures and assembles the widest and most technically advanced range of PTFE lined flexible hose products globally. Pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical and food & beverage companies have standardised on Aflex Hose patented products as the best designed and most reliable choice for process fluid transfer in their manufacturing plants. In the automotive sector more than 10 million cars, ATV’s, trucks and motorbikes on the roads include Aflex PTFE hoses.




Bradley Business Park



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Training provider



Madeline Oxby

01422 418430

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through the link and upload a copy of your CV so we can contact you with the next steps

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2022