Apprentices will be working in a fast paced, diverse working environment. By the end of the apprenticeship, you will be fully trained on how to powder coat, wet spray and will gain valuable experience working in a factory/ manufacturing environment.
Practical minded, Moderate level of fitness, Confident using tools and machinery (both manual and automated)
Able to work in a team
Able to work independently
Good Attitude to work
GCSE Maths and English at 9-4 (A*-C)
The possibility of full time employment with opportunities to further learn skills involving onsite painting, specialist painting techniques.
Career progression is also achievable providing the employee has the right mind and skill set to do so
There will be times when production will be busy with heavy, vast contract work. During these spells powder coating and wet spray opportunities may be more restricted then usual.
Work will predominantly be factory based however there may be some degree of outside work involved.
This job roll is very physical and a lot of walking, lifting, and carrying is involved. It is advised that you have a moderate level of fitness before applying for this apprenticeship but not essential.
Shifts start at 07:30 which is considerably earlier than what you may be used to. Preparing yourself for with earlier starts than you are used to is advised.
Please note that some degree of travel is involved as our wet spray painting and powder coating are done in 2 different plants
You may be based at the address below if needed.
Powder Coating: Old Mill Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR2 8NT
Wet Spray Painting: Stirling Close, Washington, NE38 8QD
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