Merit Badge & Regalia Co Ltd

Manufacturing Apprentice - Print Operator and Finisher

Employer:

Merit Badge & Regalia Co Ltd

Training Provider:

HEART OF WORCESTERSHIRE COLLEGE

Weekly wage £195.00
39.0 hours per week Monday - Thursday : 8am - 5pm Friday : 8am - 1pm
duration: 12 months
start: 16 January 2020
Droitwich
Intermediate(level 2)
Improving Operational Performance (apprenticeship standard)
2 January 2020 (application closing date)
Our client is a UK based manufacturer with a long history, formed by the combination of two long standing companies over 25 years ago. The oldest of which was Morton T Colver which was established in 1896

Responsibilities

  • Produce coins, medals and badges through the operation of different digital printers.
  • Handle materials, tools and equipment appropriately
  • Use design software, such as Adobe Illustrator, Artcam and Roland Versa, to produce designs in line with customer requirements
  • Finish products by hand and / or using finishing machinery
  • Work safely and securely following health and safety guidelines
  • Assist with general housekeeping

Future Prospects

Upon the successful completion of the apprenticeship there may be the opportunity for further training or a permanent position for the right candidate

Skills Required

  • Good communicator
  • Literate
  • Numerate
  • Able to work independently
  • Good IT Skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Team player
  • Able to follow instruction
  • Dexterous
  • Keen eye for detail

Qualities Required

  • Positive attitude
  • Trustworthy
  • Self-motivated
  • Honest
  • Enthusiastic
  • Has integrity
  • Asks for help when unsure
  • Willing to learn
  • Ambitious
  • Confident

Qualifications Required

GCSEs grade 9-4 (A*-C) would be an advantage, but not necessary.

Either qualifications, experience or an interest in Design Technology, Art or any creative interests is required.

Training Provided

  • Level 2 Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations
  • Level 2 Award in Industrial Environmental Awareness
  • Level 2 Award in Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • English and maths Functional Skills Level 1 / 2
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