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Apprentice Production Assistant Gaffey Technical Services Ltd

Apprentice Production Assistant for a Manufacturer & Supplier of Water Treatment based in Accrington. You will undertake your Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative qualification.

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

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Closing date: 28 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    £192.40 per week (dependant on minimum wage for age)

    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

    Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 5:00pm / Friday 7:30am-12:30pm / 30 min lunch & 2x 30 min breaks / 40 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000090925

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The ideal applicant will be trained to:

  • Preparation of raw materials for machining and fabricating.
  • CNC Machine preparation and operation.
  • Spot welding fabrication.
  • Assembly of components and equipment for system builds.
  • Sub-component assembly, including metal & plastic materials requiring cutting & jointing.
  • Electrical control panel and associated device wiring.
  • Assist in the assembly of basic/standard product lines.
  • Assist with product stock control duties.
  • Assist in maintaining good housekeeping within the workshop & premises as part of the company's health & safety policy.

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

You will be working towards gaining your Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills) qualification, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. This will include 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.
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Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5-9/C+) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5-9/C+) Essential

Things to consider

Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 5:00pm / Friday 7:30am-12:30pm / 30 min lunch & 2x 30 min breaks / 40 hours per week

About the employer

At Gaffey, our motto ‘Water Treatment for Life’ closely reflects the passion and long-term commitment of our company to continually discover innovative ways to build safe, simple and reliable technology to keep pace with a fast-growing global water treatment market.

Employer

Gaffey Technical Services Ltd

Address

Unit 3a, Newhouse Road, Huncoat Business Park

Accrington

Lancashire

BB5 6NT

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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: 28 Dec 2022