Apprentice Sewing Machinist THE HATCHBAG COMPANY LTD

An Apprentice Sewing Machinist (Level 2) Apprentice is required for a Manufacturing company based in Birkenhead. You will undertake your Level 2 Sewing Machinist qualification, whilst gaining hands-on experience. Duties include: learning & performing the basic sewing/taping skills for all businesses, and carrying out maintenance skills to keep sewing machines in proper working order.

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

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Closing date: 08 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

  • Working week

    Mon-Thu 8am-5pm Fri 8am-2pm / 30 min lunch & 2x 15 min breaks / 40 hours per week.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 May 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000229639

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Operations through the manufacture of sewing PVC weather guards.
  • Learn & perform the basic sewing/taping skills for all businesses.
  • Basic maintenance skills to keep sewing machines in proper working order.
  • Hands on approach, handling specialist responsibilities in the Sewing-PVC Department such as sewing, taping, packing, final inspection, sewing machine maintenance & fault finding.
  • Perform in accordance with health & safety standards.
  • Undertaking training to self-develop skills in the sewing PVC department; including training and development of appraisals, communication, structures by setting & maintaining a team
    culture.

The training you will be getting

  • Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice Sewing Machinist Standard, including NVQ and Functional Skills in maths and English, if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development.
  • Progression to a Level 3 qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Desired

About the employer

Our company is a leading boot liner manufacturer with a wide range of bespoke, high quality boot liners for a wide variety of vehicles in the UK and Europe. We have comprehensive marketing, design and manufacturing capabilities covering many techniques to promote, develop and produce custom made boot liners.

Employer

THE HATCHBAG COMPANY LTD

Address

Unit 1

Turbine Road

Birkenhead

CH41 9BA

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Training

Training provider

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

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

Sewing machinist

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: 08 May 2024