Production Apprentice

City: Hexham   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 1563   Department: Production  


Starting Autumn 2023.


Your Tasks

  • You will work towards an Level 2 in Lean Manufacturing Operations, spending your time on site supported by external training providers.

  • During this time, you will shadow experienced Production Operators in both Rawboard and Up-Grading areas, whilst helping to achieve optimum plant utilisation and efficiency.

  • You will also be required to work on a range of projects across the site and prepare short presentations on your progress.


 Our Requirements

  • For all our apprenticeships, we are looking for self-motivated learners with excellent interpersonal skills as you will be working with a range of departments. You will also need the following:

  • Good Standard of secondary education with GCSEs Level 4 or above in Maths and English.

  • Basic standard of IT skills and competent use of Microsoft Products (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).


 We Offer

  • The opportunity to study Level 2 in Lean Manufacturing Standards. The chance to join a team forming the largest manufacturing employer in Northumberland; focused on quality, customer service, environment and sustainability. Competitive employee benefits and pension scheme.


Your Contact

Philip Maloney, HR

T 01434 602191


We create more from wood. With more than 10,000 employees in 10 countries who work with passion, upholding our family values and innovative spirit. This is how we create products for furniture, interior design, construction as well as laminate flooring. We keep moving and are always developing – manufacturing new products, tapping into emerging markets and generating exciting prospects for everyone that works with us.