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Job Title : Plastic Omnium - Level 2 Production Operator Apprentice
Employer : Plastic Omnium
Location : B46 1DA, B46 1DA
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Engineering Operative
Sector : Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00351
Brief Description : Fancy a challenge? Join the automotive revolution within a group that puts innovation at the heart of its strategy.
We are seeking 7 production operative apprentices to join our expanding team.


Qualifications Required : 3 GCSEs at 9 – 3 / A* - D (4 or above preferred), must include maths, English language, and ideally Science, or equivalent related qualification.
Vacancy Detail : Fancy a challenge? Join the automotive revolution within a group that puts innovation at the heart of its strategy.
With 31,000 employees in 25 countries and a turnover of 7.7 billion euros in 2020, Plastic Omnium is the world leader in intelligent body systems, clean energy systems and front-end modules.
Our ambition? Provide car manufacturers with cutting-edge equipment and solutions to develop the clean and connected car of tomorrow. We have a Production Operator Apprentice vacancies at Plastic Omnium's Edison Road plant. You will report to the UAP Manager

The car is an adventure. An adventure promising freedom, industry and technological challenges. The car today is in transformation. Cleaner, safer and more connected, it points to the future of a more sustainable mobility. And at Plastic Omnium, we are innovating to shape it. We are making exterior parts and systems smarter. We are designing clean energy systems. And in the future, our connected modules will be an integral part of the autonomous car.

We are seeking 7 production apprentices to join our team. The job will include the following:

Respects all safety procedures and instructions
Applies workstation instructions to operate the process
Controls part quality and apply all identification procedures
Applies 5S practices, clean workstation during shift and at the end of the shift
Makes production declaration as required at the workstation
Participates in production changes (jigs, moulds, …) as required following suitable training
Communicates openly with colleagues and hierarchy
Informs immediately his/her managers in case of any process deviations, problems, incidents…
Participates actively in shift meetings (daily, weekly and monthly if any)
Participates actively in continuous improvement/solving problem workshops if required
During project phase, participates in any trials, dry runs and equipment debugging activities

Positions Available : 7
Working Week : 2 or 3 shift rotating pattern Monday to Friday 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm or Monday to Friday 6.30am-2.30pm,
Salary : £ 221.64 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 04/02/2022
Possible Start Date : 07/03/2022
Personal Qualities : Team player
Open to others
Committed and reliable
Skills Required : Basic literacy and maths
Previous experience desirable but not essential as all training provided
Quality orientated.
Manual Dexterity
Good level of English
Future Prospects : Once you have completed your apprenticeship, you will become a production operative within the company.

Permanent position as Production Operator, further development Deputy Team Leader or Team Leader role if appropriate
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations
Level 2 Certificate in Engineering Operations
- Complying with statutory regulations and organisational safety requirements
- Working efficiently and effectively in an engineering environment
- Using and communicating technical information
- Lean/Business Improvement
- Mechanical maintenance/assemblies
- General Machining, Fitting and Assembly Applications
- Bench Fitting

Relevant Workplace Training
Functional Skills (If required)

Please note that this Intermediate (Level 2) Apprenticeship will last for 12-18 months. It will involve spending one day per week at MAKE UK's state-of-the-art Training Hub in Aston, and four days per week at the employer's site for the duration of the apprenticeship.
Other Information : Noisy, dusty environment, early start times, night shift working in some areas
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