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Manufacturing and Production Apprenticeship J2731Ref Num: J2731

Vacancy Details

Employer Name: South West Apprenticeship Company
Contact Details
Contact: Administration Team
Telephone: 01452 733962
Email: applications@theswac.org.uk
Full Description of Vacancy:
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to start a career within a Bristol based company founded 70 years ago.  They are looking for apprentices to join the manufacturing and production team to cover all aspects of the production process, with particular emphasis on health and safety and lean manufacturing. 
The successful applicant will be  working under the direction of and in support of the Production Supervisor completing and carrying out a wide range of tasks including;
  • Preparing flat pack furniture to be fitted
  • Supporting the production team with the fitting of components to enable assembly of product and adding support to own department on production methods, manufacturing equipment & technologies
You will need to be flexible; working in various areas, initially you will be working with a skilled fitting team.
The candidate will learn practical skills in fitting and assembly
No previous experience is necessary as full training shall be provided.
Qualifications required:
5 GCSEs A* to C or equivalent to include English, Maths and 1 Science or Engineering Qualification
Prior experience of engineering or able to demonstrate a passion for engineering.
39 hours per week
Monday to Thursday: 7.30am to 4.30pm
Friday: 7.30am to 12.30pm
15 min morning break and ½ hour lunch
£4.00 per hour
Skills Required: Can manage themselves Can plan and organise Problem solver Team player
Qualifications Required: 5 GCSEs A* to C or equivalent to include English, Maths and 1 Science or Engineering Qualification
Personal Qualities:

Ability to deal with pressure



Positive Self Esteem

Sense of Humour
Additional Detail
Important Other Information: The company operates factory shutdown periods which is when holidays are to be taken. All PPE supplied by Host Company
Supplementary Application Form Questions
Question 1: How are you going to get to work for 7.30am?
Question 2: Why do you want a career in Engineering?
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