Poundfield Products Ltd

Quality Control Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Poundfield Products Ltd (Employer)

West Suffolk College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,400.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 07:00 - 16:00
18 months (duration)
31 October 2022(start date)
Procurement and supply assistant (apprenticeship standard)
21 October 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Poundfield Precast are a precast concrete manufacturer specialising in retaining walls, beam & block flooring, and bespoke precast concrete projects. They offer a nationwide coverage and operate from two locations in East Anglia and the Northwest. They are looking for a quality control apprentice to join their team.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Promote highest Health & Safety standards, ensure a safe working environment
  • Assist the Planning Manager in pre-production planning for both bespoke and standard products
  • Assist ensuring that manufactured products are of an acceptable standard
  • Ensuring that evidence to support the quality assurance of our products is up to date
  • Assist Planning and Transport Managers with any administrative tasks
  • Understand quality procedures to ensure that the company is compliant with relevant BS EN standards
  • Daily, weekly + monthly inspections in line with the FPC and customer requirements
  • Taking samples in the form of concrete cubes + carrying out necessary tests in order to demonstrate product compliance

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Procurement & Supply Chain Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Day release to West Suffolk College

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Company is growing rapidly and there will be opportunities to progress into supervisor/manager roles

Reality Check

You will be working on a concrete manufacturing site outside and in large manufacturing sheds. There will be a certain amount of machinery noise. The location of this site cannot be reached by a public transport route so please ensure you have an alternative travel method that ensures you can attend in a safe and timely manner.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
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