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Level 2 Engineering Manufacturing Operative Apprentice Niftylift Ltd

Recruitment for this role is now open. The successful applicant will develop into a top-class practical Engineering Manufacturing Operative with expert knowledge in Mechanical, Electrical and Hydraulic assembly linked to developing, building and servicing the Niftylift product range.

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

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 16:30.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are looking for self-motivated individuals with good manual dexterity and problem solving skills.

The job will be a hands-on role, based at Milton Keynes, within Production, Sub Assembly, Product Assembly Lines and Logistics. 

Duties include:

  • Operating to high quality/workmanship standards
  • You will be required to perform a range of manufacturing/production operations to the required quality standard, on time, and within commercial competition cost budgets (i.e. logistics/materials handling, preparation, painting, mechanical assembly, electrical assembly and fitting/fabrication)

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

Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative apprenticeship standard:

  • Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing

Full details on the Niftylift website.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On successfully completing the apprenticeship, progression opportunities may be discussed.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 3) Essential

About the employer

An insight into Niftylift - Niftylift is one of the largest manufacturers of mobile elevating work platforms (also known as cherry pickers) in Europe and sells throughout Europe, the USA, the Middle East, Far East, Australia and South Africa. We specialise in compact, low weight articulating booms that offer maximum performance with minimal environmental impact.


Niftylift Ltd


Chalkdell Drive, Shenley Wood

Milton Keynes


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Apr 2023