Plastic Omnium - Level 2 Production Operator Apprentice

  • Company: Plastic Omnium
  • Location: B46 1DA, B46 1DA
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £221.64 per week
  • Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Ref: VAC-00351
  • Application Deadline Date: 31/05/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • 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,

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.

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

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

Other Information

Noisy, dusty environment, early start times, night shift working in some areas

Ready to start your adventure?