Job Title : Manufacturing Apprentice
Employer : Weetabix
Location : Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 5JR
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Manufacturing
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11740
Brief Description : Working alongside our experienced manufacturing teams within our factories, apprentices will deliver improvement projects and develop vital leadership skills to support a career path in to a management role.
Qualifications Required : As well as being passionate and enthusiastic about manufacturing you must be qualified to A-Level standard or equivalent.
Vacancy Detail : During the programme we will provide experience working across several of our iconic brands with rotations though a number of our Burton Latimer and Corby based factories. You will also have the opportunity to work within various departments within our head office to develop your core business skills.
• Take part in daily performance briefing sessions
• Monitor KPIs (key performance indicators)
• Identify manufacturing performance issues and solutions
• Work closely with manufacturing operatives
During the programme we will provide experience working across several of our iconic brands with rotations though a number of our Burton Latimer and Corby based factories.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday
Salary : £240.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 31/03/2019
Possible Start Date : 05/08/2019
Personal Qualities : •Proactive
•Good attention to detail
Applicants must be passionate and enthusiastic about manufacturing
Skills Required : •Strong communication skills
•A professional and personable attitude
•Good literacy and numeracy skills
Have a positive attitude, enjoy working as a team player, highly driven and self-motivated
Future Prospects : On completion of the programme you will achieve an NVQ Level 3 in Business Improvement Techniques. There will also be additional progression routes to further qualifications for the highest performers.
Training to be Provided : NVQ Level 3 in Business Improvement Techniques
Other Information : With effect from April 1st 2018 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship.
For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.
Things to consider : Only Candidates who have fully completed the Application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
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