Specialist Quality Operator Apprentice TRIVIUM PACKAGING UK LIMITED

This is an exciting opportunity to join a large manufacturing business based in Sutton in Ashfield as their new apprentice within their quality team. The role will ensure all products comply with manufacturing and customer specifications through adherence to procedures in the QAP manual.

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Closing date: 28 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    08 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Take responsibility for all outgoing quality
  • Supporting Positive Release through regular audits of quality documentation
  • Ensure records are being completed with accurate and relevant information
  • Observe and promote all site policies and procedures. e.g. Quality Alerts 
  • On shift, lead sorting, back sampling, and investigation exercises.
  • Fully understand the various types of quality checks required, both visual and dimensional and the frequency of the checks in all areas of the Sutton plant.
  • Fully competent in the use of gauges and measuring equipment 
  • Input data into various IT systems. 
  • Understand and implement the procedure for quarantine and DRM.
  • Understand External Auditing body obligations and the need for traceability. 
  • Stand in for the Team Leader when necessary

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

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Quality Practitioner Level 4 Apprenticeship Standard, with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group. As part of your apprenticeship, and dependent on your prior attainment, you may be required to complete maths and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. Upon successful completion you will be awarded additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full-time position. Further education and training in quality

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Maths (Grade C or Above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Science (Grade C or Above) Essential
A Level or equivalent Engineering (Grade C or Above) Desired

About the employer

Trivium Packaging UK Ltd offer a wide range of metal packaging with innovative shaping and opening solutions. Our shaping technologies include mechanical expansion, impact extrusion and blow moulding, which allows us to develop standard and custom shapes based on your product and brand requirements. We also offer top-notch graphical and printing capabilities that can make any brand pop on the shelves.




Coxmoor Road, Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

NG17 5LA

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Training provider



Olivia Roberts


01246 500500

Apprenticeship standard

Quality practitioner

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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