Apprentice Workshop Operative - 14458 P L G (YORKSHIRE) LTD

PLG Yorkshire Ltd in Yorkshire are recruiting for an Apprentice Workshop Operative . The successful candidate will work towards their Level 2 Lean Manufacturing qualifications which will take approximately 14 months to complete.

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

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Closing date: 05 Sep 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 10:00am - 4:30pm. 30 minutes lunch. 30 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

• Working in a factory environment
• Handling magnesium, aluminum, brass.
• Working on machinery
• Bandsaws
• Heat press machines
• Print down frame
• Waste management
• Focusing on targets and deadlines but creating quality items ready for dispatch

The training you will be getting

Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Lean Manufactoring, including NVQ and functional skills maths and english. Work based learning.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4) Desired

About the employer

Small family run business based in Leeds, we use state of the art software and hardware combined with traditional skills. We produce beautiful embossing and hot foil dies and pride ourselves on fast turnaround of dies, efficiency and flexibility. We have a CNC machining department that has highly skilled staff of operators meaning high quality emboss dies and counterforce are quickly programmed and machined. The magnesium foil dies are usually turned around same day from our advanced etching plant with multiple etching baths.







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Training provider


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

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Sep 2024