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Apprentice Optical Technician DSW Optical Ltd

Apprentice Optical Technician for a Lab Opticians based in Blackburn. You will undertake you Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative Qualification.

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

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Closing date: 20 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,700.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm 30 minute break, 37.5 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    22 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000089081

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This role is for someone who is looking to become a Optical technician in the future, duties include the following;
• Manufacture and fitting of optical lenses
• Stock control
• Checking and quality audit
• Liaising with customers and suppliers
• Engraving on frames
• General housekeeping of the work station
• Ensure the equipment is clean and maintained
• Tinting lenses
• Repairs and ensuring products are manufactured to correct British standards
• Preparing orders for delivery and post

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

Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Lean Manufacturing, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Number skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential

Things to consider

Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm / 30 minute break, 37.5 hours per week

About the employer

Lab Opticians based in Blackburn.

Employer

DSW Optical Ltd

Address

Unit 20, Challenge Way, Blackburn Technical Park, Capricorn Business Park

Blackburn

Lancashire

BB1 5QB

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Training

Training provider

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Mar 2023