Apprentice Furniture Maker KRD Cabinets Ltd

Apprentice Furniture Maker for a Cabinet Manufacturers based in Wigan. You will undertake your Level 2 Furniture Manufacturing qualification.

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

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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 - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm, with a 30-minute lunch and 2 breaks.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 May 2023

  • Date posted

    03 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain a career and train to become a Skilled Furniture Maker for a well-respected company.

This role involves working in our Factory where you will undertake a wide range of key responsibilities, ensuring you develop into a flexible, adaptive and proactive member of the organisation.

You will learn and develop skills and techniques to produce a wide range of furniture as well as supporting tasks included in woodworking and machine operation.

Skills and techniques could include:

  • Programming and running CNC machinery
  • Working with a large range of materials and wood laminates
  • Cutting various materials for ready for assembly
  • Cutting materials with templates
  • Working as part of a team

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

Level 2 Furniture Manufacturer apprenticeship standard, including NVQ and Functional Skills in 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

Team working, Initiative


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

Things to consider

Monday - Friday 8:00-4:30pm / 30 mins lunch and 2 x breaks / 40 hours per week

About the employer

KRD Cabinets manufacture and supply high quality kitchen and bedroom carcasses for the trade. Our cabinets are made to the highest specification using the best products available on the market.


KRD Cabinets Ltd


Unit 5, Conway Ind Estate, Skull House Lane


Greater Manchester


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Furniture manufacturer

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: 30 Apr 2023