Apprentice Book Binder - Intermediate (Level 2)

Smith Settle Printing & Booking Binding Ltd (Employer)

The North Lancs. Training Group (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £187.50
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 16:00pm, ( ½ hr lunch break)
16 months (duration)
1 December 2020(start date)
Lean Manufacturing Operative (apprenticeship standard)
30 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Apprentice Book Binder required for a Book Binding business based within Leeds working towards Lean Manufacturing Level 2 Apprenticeship. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.


The Apprentice will work within a team of 5,

Full training will include:

  • Using the Guillotine
  • Collating
  • Gluing Materials
  • Assemble Cases
  • Foil Blocking
  • Making Slip Cases
  • Machine Thread Sewing
  • Set up Machines

Future Prospects

  • Upon completion of the apprenticeship you could progress into full-time employment

Reality Check

  • The company may wish to interview applicants before the closing date, resulting in the vacancy being filled before the given date

Skills Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual
  • Reliable

Qualities Required

  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • Good practical ability 
  • Adapatable

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in Lean Manufacturing, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English
  • Work based learning 
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