Manufacturing Apprentice (35550) ANCHOR MAGNETS LIMITED

The apprenticeship will involve operating machinery in the various processes in the laminating department and working on opportunities for improving processes including waste reduction and improving the efficiency of various processes.

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

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Closing date: 24 Mar 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

    Mon-Thur 8am-4:30pm, Fri 8am-3:30pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    21 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

A normal day would include:

  • Setting up, operating machine and checking products meet customer requirements prior to despatch
  • Checking and counting stock, tidying warehouse and work environment, conducting or reviewing risk assessments and engaging in quality and health and safety walks
  • Communicating with team members and members from other departments to ensure customer requirements are met right first time, on time and in full
  • Carrying out other reasonable tasks as requested by the team leader or production supervisors

Career progression to a senior operator role will be offered on successful completion of the main outcomes of the role as well as successful completion of the apprentice training. Progress towards targets will be reviewed and discussed through regular 1-2-1 / personal development reviews with the team leader.

The role would report to the production team leader, however you will also be trained and supervised by senior staff who are competent and experienced in the processes you will be trained to run.

Apart from skills and competency development, we will also review and feedback on attitude and behaviours in line with company values. You will be offered opportunities to develop and grow in your role and progress to become a future team leader if that is your goal.

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

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

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Keen to learn new skills, Adaptable, Flexible, Excellent work ethic


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential

About the employer

We believe in treating employees as part of a big family; we have employees who have been with us for over 30 years, and people who have returned to us after leaving for greener pastures. Personal development and establishing employee engagement is key to our culture and ethos. We have very good relationships with our customers and suppliers as well as our employees. We have been stable despite challenges such as Brexit and Covid, and are continuing to grow strong. This is a wonderful environment for employees to grow and develop and be part of one big family.







S9 5AH

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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: 24 Mar 2023