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Manufacturing and Production Apprentice OAKLANDS PLASTICS LTD

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop a career with a well-established manufacturing company based in Coleshill, Birmingham. The company specialise in plastics moulding and the manufacture of high-quality plastic products for the construction, traffic management and water management industries.

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

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Closing date: 25 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The company will have regular pay reviews with the apprentice.

  • Working week

    8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    04 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Adhere to production and manufacturing schedule
  • Create, produce, deliver a high-quality product, and undertake all work to a high standard of excellence
  • First time accuracy/ efficiency
  • Adherence to health, safety and environmental procedures.
  • Exercise excellent time management and utilisation
  • Adhere to key performance indicators (KPIs) as defined in the working procedures
  • Contribute to continuous improvement
  • Continue to grow, learn expand your skill set and flexibility within area of work

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

BTEC and NVQ in Performing Manufacturing Operations including Functional Skills if required.

Candidates must complete one of the following qualifications:

  • 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?

This company will provide ongoing training and career development. Long term career progression is available. The company will undertake regular reviews with the apprentice.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Analytical skills, Attention to detail, Initiative, Organisation skills, Physical fitness, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 / C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C or above) Essential

Things to consider

Have you checked the suitability of the location, hours and pay prior to applying?

About the employer

Plastic Manufacturing




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply

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

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Closing date: 25 Feb 2023