Gain experience and qualifications with a leading global company. Caterpillar in Desford, Leicestershire, are now recruiting for Assembly Manufacturing Apprentices. Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications can now be gained on an apprentice programme lasting up to 2 ½ years.
Earnings potential for Yr1 £13,139 p.a. (+ Production Bonus) subject to criteria.
Earning potential for Yr2 £15,325 - £16,000 p.a. (+ Production Bonus) subject to criteria.
An Apprenticeship in Performing Manufacturing Operations is designed to help you progress your career within the manufacturing industry. The qualifications are related to jobs roles such as: Manufacturing Operator, Assembly Operator, Production Assistant or working towards Team Leader within a wide range of manufacturing disciplines.
The City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate and Level 2 NVQ in Performing Manufacturing Operations will be delivered at Caterpillar’s premises.
Year 2 (Subject to successful completion of year 1).
Level 2 Apprenticeship in Warehousing or Logistics, which has a duration of 12-15 months.
Level 3 Apprenticeship as an Improvement Technician, which has a duration of 14-18 months.
Level 2 or 3 in other areas of the business (subject to departmental requirements)
Join a new and exciting group of apprentices working for the world’s leading manufacturer of construction products. Our assembly plant is based in Desford, Leicestershire and has over 60 years of business excellence experience.
You will gain practical hands-on experience and develop your theoretical knowledge. You will also gain formal qualifications, which are transferable and recognised within the industry sector.
Each year our Desford facility recruit a number of apprentices, to gain experience in industry and develop their CV for future employment.
This scheme offers new apprentices an opportunity to gain a minimum of two years ‘experience*, with the opportunity of applying for a full-time role or further apprenticeship opportunities upon completion, at our Desford facility.
As a company, we have a set of core values that form the foundation of our success. We live and practice these every day – Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, Commitment and Sustainability. By living our Values in Action, we create an inclusive environment that we are proud of as a company.
Apprentices earn whilst gaining invaluable, hands on work experience and industry recognised qualifications. These qualifications are delivered onsite within our Caterpillar Skills Development Academy and our production areas.
Work based learning with on-the-job training enhances your experience, by providing you the opportunity to work alongside our skilled employees within our business.
This format will provide you with the opportunity to grow and develop your capabilities, build confidence, develop your professional network and understand the world of work as well as the opportunity of working for a world-class global organisation.
*subject to successful completion of the year one program.
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