Float Glass Industries

Apprentice Glass Operative


Float Glass Industries

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £152.10
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm, 1 hour lunch
duration: 20 months
start: 5 November 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Glass Industry (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
28 October 2019 (application closing date)
Apprentice Glass Operative based in Wythenshawe. Float Glass Industries is one of the UK’s longest-established glass companies. In the beginning, back in 1894, Float Glass Industries’ founders were glass artists creating leaded lights and stained glass windows.


Duties to include:

  • Lifting and moving glass
  • Using relevant machinery to process glass
  • Must adhere to health and safety regulations
  • Keep work areas and equipment clean and tidy

Future Prospects

  • Progression into full time employment

Skills Required

  • Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of Health & Safety

Qualities Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Good practical skills
  • Work well as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Have an interest in this type of occupation

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in Glass Occupations, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.
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