Manufacturing Operative Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Readyprint (Employer)

Heart of Worcestershire College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £198.75
37.5 hours per week Monday – Thursday: 8.30/8.45am – 4.30/4.45pm (30mins unpaid lunch)
18 months (duration)
6 September 2021(start date)
Lean manufacturing operative (apprenticeship standard)
24 August 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit an Apprentice on behalf a well-established client based in Kidderminster. A self-adhesive label manufacturer; they have flexographic printing presses along with one of the latest digital printing presses and ancillary finishing equipment. A family run business, with over 80 years’ experience.


You will receive training to enable you to carry out the following duties:

  • Finishing duties, such as rewinding reels from larger to smaller ones, collating sheets, quality checking goods, hand fan-folding goods.
  • Use of cutting equipment.
  • Operating printing and finishing equipment.
  • Obtaining, moving, and handling raw materials. 

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.

Reality Check

Please note the location of the business.

Skills Required

  • Good communicator 
  • Can work independently 
  • Asks for help when unsure 
  • Literate 
  • Good IT skills
  • Good concentration levels 
  • Team player
  • Numerate
  • Ability to Ffllow Instruction
  • Basic Health & Safety Awareness
  • Sensible in their approach, due to working with machinery

Qualities Required

  • Positive attitude 
  • Self motivated 
  • Enthusiastic
  • Trustworthy 
  • Honest 
  • Has integrity
  • Confident
  • Polite and friendly
  • Not colour blind due to working in print production

Qualifications Required

 Qualified to GCSE level; Grade 4 or above in English and maths (or equivalent)

Training Provided

Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship Standards L2 EAL Level 2 Diploma in Manufacturing (Knowledge and Skills) Functional Skills maths / English L1/2

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