Door-Stop International

Manufacturing Operative Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Door-Stop International (Employer)

Achieve Training (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £161.25
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed
12 months (duration)
15 July 2021(start date)
Lean Manufacturing Operative (apprenticeship standard)
30 June 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

To ensure that we meet our operational and customer needs we are looking for enthusiastic Apprentice Manufacturing Operators to join our team. The purpose of the role is to safely produce high quality doors to the agreed specification, whilst studying at the same time for a level 2 Apprenticeship.


Duties will include:

  • Strictly adhere to safe systems of work and report any defects
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards
  • Perform quality checks in accordance with ISO instructions
  • Optimise production of doors through working as part of a line team, delivering good quality doors to output targets
  • Be aware of and follow the appropriate operating procedures for the activities in which you are engaged
  • Provide information for your supervisor regarding progress of products under your control
  • Ensure that your area of operation is kept clean, tidy, and safe and continuously strive for improving standards of performance
    Be an active contributor to the department and operations objectives

Future Prospects

  • On completion of their initial apprenticeship, apprentices will have the opportunity to remain with the business on a permanent contract, progress onto higher-level qualifications and potentially (based on levels of performance) progress onto our internal leadership development programme
  • Our aim is to recruit, develop and retain employees for the long-term success of our business

Reality Check

  • English and maths may be used for (but not limited to), measuring materials, stock checking, requesting materials, applying and interpreting design specifications and instructions plus creating/updating daily figures and reporting

Skills Required

  • Able to work in a methodical orderly and tidy manner
  • Good attendance and punctuality record
  • Be able to follow Health & Safety requirements
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to work and be flexible regarding learning new skills.
  • Ability to follow instructions and processes
  • Exhibits an eagerness to learn new skills

Qualities Required

  • Target Zero – Think safety first before starting any task, Regard safety as your personal responsibility.
  • Integrity Under Pressure – Do the right thing and make the right choices when no one is looking
  • People are Key – Be kind, supportive and respectful; Take every opportunity to learn from those around us
  • Hold the Door Open – Be willing to participate as a team; Provide supportive and constructive feedback; Be positive and pro-active
  • Flexibility in Every Fibre – Be flexible and adaptable in the way we work; Embrace change and the benefits it brings
  • Results Hinge on Accountability - Do what you say you will do; Be reliable and deliver what is required of you
  • On the Threshold of What’s Next – Commit to delivering quality for our customers; Think of ways we can improve

Qualifications Required

GCSE Grades A*-D / 9-3 in English and maths or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
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