Apprentice Mechanical Fitter/Toolmaker

Vacancy Details

This is an external apprenticeship vacancy

Employer Name:

Festive Productions Ltd, Cwmbran

Type of vacancy:




Closing Date:


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Apprenticeship Minimum Wage

Hours of Work:

Full time hours with day release

Start Date:


Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Administration Assistant
Administration, Business and Office Work
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Festive Productions Ltd is a family owned Seasonal Decoration Company based in the UK. We pride ourselves on product quality, innovation and reliability. As a traditional Christmas supplier with a contemporary design twist, creativity is at the heart of what we do. With our customer first approach to business, we are now one of the world’s leading seasonal decorations suppliers and the UK’s no.1 manufacturer of British made tinsel.

We use Muller machines and the new apprentice will learn the following skills:
• Develop, test and modify mechanical equipment
• Assist with mechanical installations
• Repairing and replacing defective equipment parts
• Carrying out preventative maintenance
• Be able to use screwdrivers/wrenches /socket wenches/punches/ chisels
• Interpreting test plans and procedures
• Making components using lathes and turning equipment

Training provided

Day release/College course in Coleg Gwent will be provided

Preferred Learning Provider


Learning Provider Course

Mechanical Engineering

Desirable personal qualities

Essential Skills:
• Good Knowledge of Maths/Science
• Practical skills and an interest in mechanical engineering
• Hand co-ordination and dexterity
• Understand drawings/diagrams
• Team spirited
• Computer literate
• Previous experience in school or college
• Min. qualifications 4 GCSE’s incl. Maths and Science

Qualification(s) Required

4 GCSE at C or equivalent
Maths at C or equivalent
Science at C or equivalent

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

More information

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