Apprentice Sewing Machinist Molly Doo Baby Ltd

Apprentice Sewing Machinist for a Bedding / Mattress Manufacturers based in Darwen. You will undertake your Level 2 Sewing Machinist qualification.

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

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Closing date: 19 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £176 per week (£220 if do Friday)

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 8.00am - 5.00pm / 30 minutes lunch x 2 breaks / 32 hours per week (Fridays optional).

    Total hours per week: 32.00

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • General day to day duties include receiving a production list every morning then sewing the fabric in accordance with individual customer specifications
  • You will be using a flat bed industrial machine and also an industrial thread over-locker
  • Monitoring output and maintaining quality assurance
  • Reporting faulty equipment to the production manager and changing own machine consumables such as feet and needles
  • Requesting requisitions for labels to the office before running out to make sure your work can be completed

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

Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice Sewing Machinist, 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, Team working, Initiative


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

Things to consider

Monday - Thursday 8:00-5:00pm / 30 mins lunch x 2 breaks / 32 hours per week (Fridays optional)

About the employer

MollyDoo Baby Ltd is a manufacturer of mattresses and printed PVC goods to the nursery industry. MollyDoo Baby Ltd is a market leading manufacturer and has contracts to supply major retailers within the industry as well as made to measure items for the general public. We have a strong customer focus and a great work ethic.


Molly Doo Baby Ltd


Almond Street Works, Almond Street




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Sewing machinist

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: 19 Apr 2023