Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship at Knauf Insulation, St Helens

An excellent opportunity is being offered by Knauf Insulation based at Stafford Road, St Helens for a Science Manufacturing Technician Apprentice.  

Knauf Insulation is part of the Knauf Group, a family-owned multi-national manufacturer of building materials and construction systems and is the only UK manufacturer of glass mineral wool and rock mineral wool insulation products, meeting the increasing demand for energy efficiency in new and existing homes, non-residential buildings and industrial applications.

 

As a Technical Apprentice at Knauf Insulation you will have a varied, challenging and interesting combination of work with problem solving at its core. Within the Technical Team there are four key roles; Process Leader, Quality Leader, Technical Assistant and Batch/Binder Technician.  As an apprentice you will learn all of these core attributes developing your individual skills in each area.  Data gathering, problem solving and engagement at all levels are paramount for any position within the Technical Team.


Engineering Apprenticeships at Knauf Insulation, St Helens

An excellent opportunity is being offered by Knauf Insulation based at Stafford Road, St Helens for 2 Electrical/Mechanical Multi-skilled Engineering Apprentices.

 

Knauf Insulation is part of the Knauf Group, a family-owned multi-national manufacturer of building materials and construction systems and is the only UK manufacturer of glass mineral wool and rock mineral wool insulation products, meeting the increasing demand for energy efficiency in new and existing homes, non-residential buildings and industrial applications.

 

Process Technician Apprenticeships at NGF Europe, St Helens

An excellent opportunity is being offered by NGF Europe for two Process Manufacturing Technicians to join their Production team to commence September 2017. 

NGF Europe specialises in the manufacture of high performance glass fibre cords used primarily in the automotive sector. Working in an environment whereby safety is of paramount importance, glass fibre cords are produced via glass fibre forming, plying and coating processes.

You will be trained in all aspects of glass cord manufacturing processes, gaining skills in the setting, operating and controlling of process plant/machinery; adhering with standard operating procedures and ensuring high quality/process manufacturing efficiency standards are sustained and improved.   Training will also include the inspection, testing and recording of measurements on samples of materials, products and processes so as to maintain statistical process control and assure compliance with specifications taking corrective actions as necessary to ensure products are made to the required quality specifications, schedules and targeted efficiencies (Yield, Break Rate).  

Engineering Apprenticeship at AB World Foods, Wigan

Waterside Training in partnership with AB World Foods based in Leigh has a fantastic opportunity for apprentices to join their maintenance department to support the manufacturing operations.

The Leigh site produces a wide range of products, primarily under the Pataks brand creating authentic sauces, pickles, chutney and pappadums.

During the apprenticeship you will undertake a wide range of duties and training which will build on your academic qualifications to develop your practical skills thereby enabling you to work competently as a Multi-Skilled Engineer. You will assist the engineering team in complying with all Health and Safety responsibilities, legal compliance, delivering efficiencies, continuous improvements and the routine and non-routine maintenance activities associated with all the manufacturing plant and equipment, including; filling lines, frying / packaging equipment, extruder and powder handling equipment. As part of your role you will complete planned and reactive maintenance tasks throughout site, assist engineers with breakdowns and or emergencies that may arise as well as supporting reactive maintenance and fault finding processes.

Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship at AB World Foods, Wigan

Waterside Training in partnership with AB World Foods based in Leigh has a fantastic opportunity for apprentices to join their team as Manufacturing Technicians.

The Leigh site produces a wide range of products, primarily under the Pataks brand creating authentic sauces, pickles, chutney and pappadums. The role will give extensive experience through all of the manufacturing processes carried out at the Leigh site within the Paste, Pappadum and Sauce teams with the aim for the apprentice to understand and gain experience in each of the core roles of Sauce/Paste Batching Technician, Sauce Filling Technician and Pappadum Extrusion Technician within the factory.

As a Manufacturing Process Operator you will report to Team Leaders and be responsible for operating key pieces of equipment on the line. Duties will involve product changeovers, carrying out regular quality and process control checks to completing the relevant paperwork. You will also be responsible for being proactive to Health and Safety working within defined safe systems of work, improving health and safety and demonstrating the correct behaviours and report unsafe acts.