You should apply for this Apprenticeship if you are interested in working for the world's most innovative wet wipe manufacturer. We are trusted by many of the world's biggest brands and retailers to consistently deliver first class products. We are a business that believe our people are our most valuable asset.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Initial rate will be targeted against full living wage with the final target rate (as at February 2023) will be £11.98

  • Working week

    Initially Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm, 30 minutes break then transferring to 24/7 pattern working 2 x 12 hour days then 2 x 12 hour nights, 4 off – 75 minutes break. Initially 40 hours per week, when transfer to 24/7 hours will be 42 per week avg.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carrying out process confirmation checks in line with quality, safety and product specifications
  • Clean and Inspect all work area and machinery, within acceptable safe working standards and good manufacturing practices
  • Taking corrective action or reporting any maintenance issues as appropriate
  • Read and interpret specifications to meet the production plans ensuring appropriate prioritisation
  • Packing, palletising, lid loading, material replenishment of running materials (reel operation)
  • Ensuring required materials are ordered in-line with production requirements

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

  • The qualification you will be working towards is L2 Science Manufacturing Process Operative
  • You will do your practical training on site and theoretical training will be undertaken both onsite and in college
  • The theoretical aspect of the qualification will be undertaken in week blocks

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Future prospects  - full time role within manufacturing with progression into Flex Operator/Advanced Operator position

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Science (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

We offer great benefits such as : • Company pension • Cycle to work scheme • Life insurance • On-site parking • Wellness programmes

About the employer

A leading Global FMCG manufacturer, manufacturing wet wipes are seeking a number of Apprentice Operatives to join our business. This fast paced environment will suit someone who is seeking a stable, long term career with a business that invests in its people.





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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Science manufacturing process operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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