Published on Monday, April 26, 2021

Manufacturing Apprentice - Metal cutting & Warehouse

Global Doors Limited, Ossett


Manufacturing Apprentice - Metal cutting & Warehouse

Job Description:  

Reporting to the Metal Team Leader, this role is responsible for the effective and efficient processing of raw materials through the Metal Cutting department and the picking / monitoring of raw material stock utilized in Assembly, whilst ensuring a quality product is made using company procedures & working within the company core values and all ensuring all duties are carried out safely.

  • Assist and carry out (after training) with the cutting of metal work in an accurate and efficient manner whilst following the production schedule and always ensuring a high-quality product is made at all times
  • Transport / handle metal parts and raw material between processes and departments as required using the equipment and PPE provided ensuring any damages are reported to the Metal Team Leader
  • When required pick stock from the Unit 3 warehouse following the picking list and pack so it can be dispatched to the customer or transported to production
  • Carry out daily cleaning and preventative maintenance on the machinery in accordance with procedures highlighting any issues with the Team Leader
  • Always ensure that safe working practices are followed at all times and that all PPE supplied is worn when required
  • Maintain a good standard of housekeeping within any area in the factory including area surrounding the workstation
  • Assist and carry out the picking of stock from the warehouse when required ensuring all parts and products get taken to the correct locations
  • Maintain a good standard of time keeping and punctuality at all times
  • Always maintain a good standard of appearance and personal hygiene when at work due to customers, suppliers & visitors attending site on a regular basis
  • Communicate any issues with work immediately to the Production Supervisor including quality, time keeping, lack of understanding and training requirements
  • Ensure the core values of Global Doors are followed at all times and this is exhibited by the whole manufacturing team
  • Any other ad-hoc duties considered reasonable, as requested by a Supervisor or Manager
  • The above duties, albeit being quite specific, are not all exhaustive and there may be times when other requirements are expected to carry out the role of Metal Cutting / Warehouse Operative to the expectations of the Company  
  • Any other ad-hoc duties considered reasonable, as requested by the Production Supervisor or Manager
Desired Skills:  
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be organised
  • Must have good communications skills
Personal Qualities:  
  • Great attention to detail
  • Enjoy multi-tasking
  • Positive attitude
Desired Qualifications:  GCSE maths and English grades 9-4 / A*-C or equivalent or willing to work towards.
Things to Consider:  

Whilst this role will focus on 1 main department the apprentice will be trained on all manufacturing areas of the business to gain a good understanding of the whole process.

This role will require lifting and standing for long periods.

Global Doors is a dynamic employer we believe in putting our team members at the heart of our business. We nurture our staff, provide excellent training and build confident and competent team members.  We hold engagement days where we work as a team to drive business improvement and team engagement.

22 days holiday plus Bank Holidays.

Working at our Manufacturing facility in Ossett Wakefield (WF59SQ)

Salary: Depending on the candidate age and experience salary will be National Minimum wages for apprenticeships £4.30-£5.50 an hour.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

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Closing Date:   23rd May
Additional Information:  

We are a leading specialised manufacturer of made to order sliding wardrobe doors. We have a skilled workforce with both manufacturing and business operating roles.

For over 25 years we have built our business into a company that is able to offer a full range of storage solutions to a wide target audience. We offer our solutions through our 3 key brands New Build Interiors servicing the property development and commercial to residential market.

The Tresana Collection is sold through our showroom partners who sell directly to the end-user and finally, our Simplicity range caters to the need of the smaller developers, local trade people, and fabricators. We also offer component purchases in small and bulk sizes orders.

We would encourage applicants to thoroughly read our job specification and visit our website  to find out more about our business, before applying for any role with us.

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