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Print Production Apprentice (Lean Operative) PTP PROMOTIONS LTD

The right candidate will be looking for a career in print manufacturing. They will learn how to use dye sublimation printing presses and digital printing to create branded promotional merchandise.

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Closing date: 28 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly 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

    Monday - Thursday, 08:00 -16:00 and Friday 08:00 - 15:30 with a half an hour lunch break

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Duties will include:

  • Operation and basic maintenance of Dye Sublimations printing presses
  • Stock Control
  • Creating, editing and adjusting digital files to make them print ready.
  • Preparing orders for despatch
  • Administrative Duties where required
  • To maintain confidentiality of information and to comply with requirements related to GDPR
  • To undertake any necessary training and development required including appropriate health and safety courses

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent Time Management Skills
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Strong Attention to Detail

Personal qualities

  • A flexible approach to working
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team
  • Be able to follow instructions, policies, and procedures
  • Ability to Work Without Supervision
  • Ability to Handle Confidential Information

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualifications required however Grade A-C (8-4) in maths and English or equivalent are preferred

Future prospects

  • We are looking to build our team, and there will be a full time position at the end of the apprenticeship for the right person/people

Things to consider

  • The work is hands on, physically printing items and lifting boxes, so the candidate must be looking for this type of work and be physically fit

About the employer

We are a producer of branded promotional merchandise and are trade only.  We have two industrial Units in Jarrow Business Centre and are currently a team of 7.  We are looking to expand as things return to “normal” following Covid 19.




Jarrow Business Centre PTP Promotio

Rolling Mill Road


NE32 3DT

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City of Sunderland College

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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