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Apprentice Wood Manufacturing Operatives



Employer address

Concorde Way,
NG19 7JZ

Apprenticeship summary

As this role is factory based and using machinery for insurance purposes you will need to be at least 18 years of age. If you are keen to work in a wood manufacturing role with ongoing training and support, this role is for you.

Working week:
Monday - Friday, 06:30 - 15:00.

Weekly wage:

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Date posted:

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Responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare a range of machinery, tools, and equipment for the manufacturing process
  • Operate a range of machinery, tools, and equipment to produce wood components and products to specification using a variety of raw materials
  • Identify defects with materials and machinery before and during the manufacturing process
  • Prepare wood components for the assembly process including sanding, positioning, and securing
  • Use a range of fixing techniques including joint assembly, installing mechanical fixings, and applying appropriate adhesives to form products to the given specification
  • Apply stains, sealers, and paints to wood products to comply with the specified product finish requirements
  • Install appropriate fixtures, fittings and glazing in accordance with the product specification, for example installing glass to a window or door
  • Undertake glazing operations in accordance with the product specification
  • Assess for post manufacture and assembly product defects and undertake appropriate rectification work
  • Package and store products in accordance with organisational procedures

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

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