Manufacturing Apprenticeship

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We are currently seeking an apprentice to join our team in Queensferry to gain a Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations

This is an exciting 12 month Apprenticeship, where you will develop the practical skills and theory required to become a competent member of our production team. You will learn how to perform manufacturing operations. The course will be on site at Queensferry and the assessments will be completed on site

The apprenticeship is run in conjunction with Coleg Cambria

Principal Accountabilities:

• To prepare test samples and test finished products prior to release

• Control of non-conforming products

• Use QA tools and techniques – test methods  & data recording

• Support complaint analysis- through testing and involvement with Root Cause Analysis

• Support day to day functions in the lab (Calibration/maintenance of equipment)

• Support main line operations – process equipment set up/running

• Support main line operations  - data recording/ labeling

• Ensures and maintains good housekeeping standards in areas of operation

• Ensures that all systems of work, procedures and work instructions are adhered to and safe working conditions are applied at all times to minimise accidents

• Contribute to CI (continuous improvement)


5 GCSES (Ideally C or above)

About Knauf Insulation

 We are one of the fastest growing and most respected names in insulation worldwide. We are committed to helping our customers to meet the increasing demand for energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings.

Our vision is to lead the change in smarter insulation solutions for a better world. Our aspiration is to be the world’s most trusted insulation partner providing high performing and smart insulation solutions and services for a better world.

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Queensferry, Deeside

Chemistry Lane
CH5 Deeside Directions

We’re passionate about developing our people

At Knauf Insulation your career is a journey through one or multiple roles that you hold within the company. Progression is not just about promotion, it is about building capability and experience. There are several different ways to progress within Knauf Insulation and we are proud to see a high number of our employees who have moved between teams, departments and even countries. Working for a global market leading organisation, the limits really are endless.


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