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Improving Operational Performance (Manufacturing) Apprenticeship-Level 2

About the employer:

We are a leading UK manufacturer of high tech flexible hose, ducting and connecting systems. Today, our products are in use throughout industry, helping to solve our customer's many different application requirements. We can also design and manufacture a hose or ducting product to a customers' specific requirement.
Our Quality Policy is to ensure that the manufacture and supply of our flexible hose and ducting products is carried out to a standard that exceeds our customer's expectations. The management has submitted the company to a level of Quality Assurance and customer satisfaction based on the requirements of BS EN ISO9001:2015.
We have a policy of continuous research and product development, ensuring that the latest materials technology and production processes are used.

Overview of the role (what will the learner be doing and what will the learner gain):

To manufacture the companies products in line with the companies Operating Procedures and specifications. To receive, process and despatch materials and products in line with the companies Operating Procedures.

Training to be provided (Qualifications to be gained):

Improving Operational Performance-Level 2
Functional Skills English – Level 1
Functional Skills Maths – Level 1

Desired skills:

Good communicator.
Able to follow concise instructions.
Keen to learn.
Good team player.
Supportive of others.
Good interpersonal skills

Desired personal qualities:

A presentable person with a willingness to learn new skills
Dependable, good time keeping
Flexible and positive attitude to personal development
Demonstrate effective team working skills
Commitment and a willingness to learn is essential
Interest in manufacturing processes, hands on shop floor working environment

Future prospects:

Permanent employment, or next level of Apprenticeship

Vacancy description:

Acquisition of Raw Materials:
Transfer of raw materials from stores to production area, as required using stacker truck, pallet truck or trolley, as applicable.
Complete required documentation in line with respective Operation Procedures.
Complete stock cards as required.
Set up and manufacture Clip products.
Operate band saw, welder Machines, as required
Operate sewing machine on M5/M6 machines.
Foil Machine – Set up and manufacture Flamex Series & Carflex Super
Programme and operate printing machine
Operate winding machine for Carflex Super material.
Manufacture clip-grips.
Inspection of goods in accordance with relevant Operating Procedure.
Complete required documentation in line with respective Operating Procedures.

Pack finished and manufactured goods, as required.
Build crates for export orders, as required.
Weigh boxes/crates, as required.
Despatch and receipt of goods, as applicable.
Complete required documentation in line with respective Operating Procedures.

General maintenance duties on the machines.
General maintenance duties in the factory.
General house-keeping duties as required
Any other duties deemed necessary by management

Desired qualifications

4* GCSE’s at 9-3 (A to D)

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