AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit a Manufacturing Apprentice on behalf of our well-established client. You will be working in a well-run, busy manufacturing company based in Donnington, Telford (TF2).

They manufacture covered conductors for the power generation industry. Onsite they have a machine shop & cutting facility for their rigid laminate materials, adhesive tape slitting department, a fully refrigerated cold storage room, a laboratory for testing varnishes & resins, a wire testing facility and other departments too.

They pride themselves on selling only the very best products available in the market.

The ideal candidate needs to have a passion for hands-on work, be conscientious and reliable, must have a passion for Manufacturing and machine work.


The position is for an Apprenticeship, the position is initially 12 - 15 months with the possibility of a full-time role at the end of the programme.

During this time, you will work towards the following qualifications:

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standards

  • EAL L2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills)

  • English and Maths Functional Skills Level 1/ 2


General Duties

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

  • Working under instruction

  • Working as part of a team

  • Operating machinery in the machine shop

  • Moving, handling and storing material appropriately

  • Following procedures

  • Health and safety

  • General housekeeping


Skills and Requirements

  • GCSE Grade 4 or above in English and Maths (Grade C)

  • Ambitious

  • Confident

  • Polite and friendly

  • Basic Health and Safety knowledge

  • Positive attitude to learning

  • Able to work as part of a team and follow instruction

  • Must be able to commute to and from work daily

Working Hours

Week 1-2: Monday to Friday- 6:00am- 3:00pm

Week 2-4: Monday to Friday- 11.00am – 8.00pm

15min morning break, 30mins lunch break, 15min afternoon break

On the 11.00 am - 8.00 pm shift the is a shift allowance paid at time and a half after 5.00 pm

Total hours paid: 40 hours per week.

Hourly Rate: £5.50


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