Mair Packer Apprentice

Oldbury, Sandwell
Posted 2 weeks ago

Brief Overview of the Role

A great opportunity has come up for the successful candidate to join our friendly team at Marcegaglia. As a Mair Packer Apprentice, you will undergo full training to develop skills to enable you to progress with a view for a full-time vacancy once qualified.

Duties to Include

  • Steel Banding with nematic banding gun.
  • Quality asses all finished product.
  • Operate crane to manoeuvre bundles of tube.
  • Slinging operation.
  • Booking bundles of tube out within internal Techmes computer system.
  • Check tally sheets to ensure they are correct.
  • Check size and gage of finished product with micrometre.
  • Mechanically set Alpha cut (changing of cutting blades for the saw)
  • Assist the maintenance teams by communicating any breakdowns.
  • Support contractor control onsite.

The Training You Will Be Getting

  • Lean Manufacturing Level 2
  • Relevant Workplace Training

Desired Skills and Personal Qualities

The ideal candidate will be a team player with a mature attitude to work, with good communication, attention to detail, and organised. Candidates will need to be hardworking and willing to go the extra mile for the business.

Desired Qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4)
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4)

Working Hours

Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00 with 1 hour lunch.

Future Prospects

Possible progression within the company.

Things to Consider

Prior to starting employment, there will be a short course to gain a better understanding of the engineering sector.

About the Company

Marcegaglia UK is the largest precision tube manufacturer in Great Britain.

It belongs to Marcegaglia, worldwide leading industrial group, with 7,500 employees, 36 plants across 4 continents, a turnover of 9 billion euros and 6.5 million tonnes of finished product.

How to apply

If you are interested, please send your CV to

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering
Job IndustryEngineering & Manufacturing
Contract Length:15 months
Start Date:TBC
Job Reference:P2A
Apprenticeship Standard:Level 2
Training Provider:PTP Training Limited

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