Quality Practitioner Apprentice (Level 4) - Warrington J. MURPHY & SONS LIMITED

Murphy is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves life by delivering world-class infrastructure. As part of this apprenticeship, you will follow the Quality Practitioner Level 4 apprenticeship standard which takes up to 18 months to complete.

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

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Closing date: 01 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday shifts tbc

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000216448

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

This role is pivotal in aiding the Quality Advisor to achieve project excellence. The Apprentice Quality Advisor will be deeply involved in the intricacies of quality management, playing a crucial role in upholding and advancing our commitment to unparalleled standards. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Inspection and Test Plan Review Mastery: Develop expertise in scrutinizing Inspection and Test Plans (ITPs) crafted by our engineers, suppliers, and subcontractors. This involves ensuring a thorough understanding and alignment with client requirements and our internal quality benchmarks. 
  • Audit Support: Play a supporting role in conducting comprehensive audits across various project facets, ensuring all aspects adhere to our rigorous quality standards.  Learning to audit is a key skill and will lead to becoming a Qualified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor. 
  • Documentation and Handover Excellence: Ensure meticulous compilation and management of handover records, contributing to seamless project transitions and clear documentation trails. 
  • Non-Conformance Management: Acquire skills in identifying, analysing, and resolving non-conformances. This includes implementing corrective actions and strategies to prevent future occurrences, thereby contributing to continuous improvement. 
  • Quality Culture Advocacy: Assist in fostering a culture of quality within the site team. This includes educating on best practices, correct processes, and necessary documentation, ensuring adherence to our high standards. 
  • Data Compilation and Reporting: Aid in gathering and assembling Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and preparing comprehensive monthly reports, providing insights into project performance and areas for improvement. 
  • Candidate Profile: We are looking for a proactive, detail-oriented individual who is eager to learn and contribute to our quality assurance endeavours.  A commitment to excellence, the ability to work collaboratively, and strong analytical skills are essential for success in this role. 

The training you will be getting

As part of this apprenticeship, you will follow the Quality Practitioner Level 4 apprenticeship standard which takes up to 18 months to complete.  For this apprenticeship you will be based in our Stonecross Office, 1 Bridge Court, Yew Tree Road, Stonecross Business Park, Golborne, Warrington, WA3 3JD. 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

You will have a permanent position at Murphy with further opportunity to develop your career.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Murphy is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves life by delivering world-class infrastructure. Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including Transportation, Water, Power, Natural Resources, and Construction & Property. Headquartered in London, Murphy has a number of related businesses – Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. Murphy is a specialist in delivering pipelines, design, structural steel, tunnelling, fabrication, bridges and piling, and has a substantial holding of plant, equipment and facilities. Murphy employs around 3,600 engineers, professional managers and skilled operatives around the world. Together, we work as ‘One Murphy’ by directly delivering the people, plant and expertise needed to make projects a success.

Employer

J. MURPHY & SONS LIMITED

Address

Yew Tree Way

Stone Cross Park

Golborne

WA3 3JD

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Training

Training provider

CAPELLA ASSOCIATES LTD

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Quality practitioner

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply using the website link. You will need to share your CV and a few basic details with us.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Apr 2024