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Manufacturing Process Apprentice

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United Kingdom  Manchester, United Kingdom
Internship, Supply Chain/Logistics, English

Job Description:

Do you enjoy working with your hands? Do you like fixing things? Do you want more than just a job? If so, our Manufacturing Process Operator Apprenticeship at Trafford Park could be just for you.

About the role
Our Trafford Park site houses, one paper machine and three converting lines. Converting lines turn semi-finished goods manufactured by the paper machines into the finished product for onward dispatch to our customers who include some of the major supermarkets. The site runs 24/7, manufacturing essential products for the consumer goods market with Cushelle and Plenty being two of our leading brands made on site.

What you will do
As a process operator apprentice, you will be educated over a two-year period to operate our converting machinery both safely and effectively. This will include:
* Understanding the importance of health and safety
* Carrying out preventative maintenance - clean, inspect, lubricate
* Completing audits - checking parameters, reading gauges
* Making mechanical changes with the use of hand tools
* Understanding key manufacturing systems, including an awareness of production costs
* Contributing to maintaining the quality of the products we manufacture
* Supporting the wider operational teams on site

You will study for a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification in Performing Engineering Operations. This course will be delivered in block sessions at our local partner college. Day to day you will have the support of a dedicated mentor who will support you through your apprenticeship, ensuring you gain the skills required to be considered for appointment to a permanent role on completion of your apprenticeship.

Our Process Operator Apprenticeship will equip you with the skills you need to become an expert in your field. This is a fantastic opportunity to earn while you learn.

Who are you?
We would love to hear from you if you have;
* The ability to work well under pressure
* A logical and methodical approach to problem solving
* A positive attitude
* A willingness to learn, with the drive to succeed
* The ability to work both independently and as part of a team
* A passion to work using your hands

You'll need to be 18 years old to be considered for this apprenticeship due to the requirement to work shifts. The shift pattern is planned in advance, and you will be working 4 x 12-hours shifts (2-days and 2 nights) followed by 6 days off-shift.

If your application is successful you will be offered a start date to commence in August 2022.

What we can offer you
In return we offer an excellent starting salary, plus competitive pension scheme, health cash plan, annual bonus earning potential and access to a reward portal.

We're looking for people who embody our values, aren't afraid to challenge, innovate, experiment, and move at a fast pace. We're always looking for ways to improve our products and ourselves. So, if you have a passion for understanding how things work and are looking to secure a strong step into an industry which will provide you with many future career opportunities, we'd love to hear from you.

At (COMPANY NAME), we embrace the individual and recognise the remarkable power that can be harnessed when different ideas, backgrounds, experiences, and perspective come together. If you apply for a job at (COMPANY NAME), you can be sure that the only criteria we consider for selection is professional experience, qualifications, key job-related attributes and working values.

Collaborative and caring culture | empowerment & engaged people |work with impact and powerful purpose | individual learning & career growth | health & safety priority | sustainable value together | innovation | sustainable working life | total reward 

More About Trafford Park, Manchester

Trafford Park Mill is located between the M60 and central Manchester, with Metro stations close by, or a free staff car park for those that have their own transport.


Together, we are improving lives, every day.

Working at (COMPANY NAME) is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic and safer place. With impactful innovations coupled with sustainable solutions, we strive to reach more people every year with the necessary and essential solutions for well-being.

Application End Date:

30 Aug

Source: Company website
Posted on: 05 Aug 2022
Type of job: Internship
Industry: Consumer Goods
Languages: English
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