T J Wassell Engineering Ltd

Apprentice Machine Operator - Intermediate (Level 2)

T J Wassell Engineering Ltd (Employer)

The Nvq Training Centre Limited (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £170.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Thursday 6.00am - 4.30pm
12 months (duration)
4 November 2020(start date)
Lean Manufacturing Operative (apprenticeship standard)
30 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This role will see the successful candidate operating in the workshop and learning the skills of the trade.


Duties will include:

  • Learning and then operation of lathe machinery to produce parts
  • Progression on to programming of machinery and CNC machining
  • The production of parts for vintage motorcycles which will require excellent attention to detail
  • Observation of strict Health and Safety rules at all times

Future Prospects

Full-time permanent role within the company.

Reality Check

This role is advertised at the basic rate of £4.15 per hour but the company are fully prepared to pay considerably more - even double this - for the right candidate who shows the correct degree of application. The position also sees the individual starting at 6.00am each morning, though they will have Fridays off in addition to the weekend.


Skills Required

  • Focus and attention to detail

Qualities Required

  • Diligent and not afraid of hard work
  • Attention to detail
  • An interest in motorcycles or mechanics would be of benefit
  • Punctual

Qualifications Required

Minimum A-C GCSE in English and Maths (or the equivalent). 

Training Provided

BTEC and NVQ in Lean Manufacturing Operations, including Functional Skills if required.

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