Apprentice Wood Machinist - Intermediate (Level 2)


Aspen Woodwork Ltd

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Weekly wage £166.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Thursday: 8:00am - 4:30pm, Friday: 7:00am - 4:00pm, 30 minutes lunch, 2x 15 minute breaks.
duration: 24 months
start: 25 August 2020
Intermediate (Level 2)
Furniture manufacturer (apprenticeship standard)
11 August 2020 (application closing date)
Apprentice Wood Machinist based in Oldham. Aspen Woodwork specialises in all aspects of joinery, including domestic and contract furniture building, laminating and exhibition displays suitable for hotels, hospitals, laboratories and schools.


The successful applicant will be trained to use wood working machinery ranging from sawing, planning, sanding and profiling and will also be assisting with assembling internal door frames and bespoke items of furniture.

There is also the opportunity to receive off the job training by attending NLTG's Centre of Vocational Excellence based in Accrington.

Labouring duties such keeping the workshop clean and tidy and assisting with machine tasks will also be part of the applicants working day.

Future Prospects

To continue onto full-time employment.

Skills Required

  • Practical skills
  • Work well as part of a team and on own initiative

Qualities Required

  • An interest in this type of work
  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable

Qualifications Required

No formal qualifications required.

Training Provided

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

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