The Role:

As a Production Operative Apprentice, you will contribute to the production operations – producing steel components to car makers.

Starting Salary:

Salary will start at £7,488.00 per year (under review)
Hourly rate will begin at £4 per hour, increasing to £4.50 per hour after 6 months depending on performance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing shaped products
  • Producing products by assembly or processing operations
  • Quality checking to ensure compliant with company standards
  • Ensuring your work station is clean and efficient.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Good team working skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Knowledge of standard operation procedures and following written instructions
  • Good dexterity (hand skills)
  • Good attention to detail
  • Experience of working to challenging targets
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good attitude and commitment
  • Understanding of health and safety measures
  • Good level of literacy and numeracy*

*All applicants must have achieved between Levels 3 – 9 (Grades A – D prior 2017) in Maths and English.

Applicants must be 16 years or over.

Apprenticeship Start Date: September 2019.

To Apply:

Applications accepted from 1st April 2019 to 30th June 2019.

All applications are to be marked FAO Libby Carr – UTA.

CV and covering letters can be submitted by email to

Enter – Production Operative Apprentice in the ‘Subject’ line

or post to: Unipres (UK) Limited, Human Resources, Cherry Blossom Way, Sunderland, SR5 3NT.