Hourly wage: £5 ph

AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit a Manufacturing Apprentice on behalf our well-established client based in Bilston.

Our client has been established for over 40 years; they are a family run business who pride themselves on their ability to satisfy the requirements of customers in a world of ever-increasing demands. Our client is a leading manufacturer of colour, black, white, additive and multifunctional masterbatch providing a high concentrate package for either colouring, or enhancing the performance, of plastic.

Our client are large enough to supply major international clients but are small enough to have the flexibility to respond rapidly to customers’ individual requirements.


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:

•     Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship Standards

•     EAL Level 2 Manufacturing (Knowledge and Skills)

•     Functional Skills English and Maths Level 1/2


General Duties

You will receive training and be provided with the necessary PPE to enable you to carry out the following duties:

  • Weighing Materials for a Specific formula

  • Material mixing in a high-speed blender

  • Extrusion Operation

  • Packing materials onto pallets

  • Ensuring quality, safety and accuracy

  • Health and Safety

  • Housekeeping


Skills and Requirements

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Ambitious and willing to learn

  • Confident

  • Polite and friendly

  • Basic health & safety awareness

  • Positive attitude


Working Hours

Monday – Friday: 7am- 4pm

Total hours paid: 40 hours weekly

Hourly Rate: £5.00


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