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Engineering Operative Apprentice

Apprenticeship Level: 2
Organisation: PRP Polymer Engineering

PRP Polymer Engineering is a well-established manufacturing company based in Hereford. The company uses a wide variety of thermoplastic materials in the manufacture of specialised injection-moulded parts.

The role:

  • Learning the basics in machine manufacturing, material dynamics, automated robotics, and the processes that makes them produce the injection moulded parts.
  • As your skills grow, you will be introduced to new aspects of training on automated packaging systems and your knowledge and responsibilities will increase.

Desired skills:

  • Computer literate
  • Problem solving

Desired personal qualities:

  • Team player
  • Positive attitude
  • Desire to learn

Desired qualifications:

  • GCSE in English and Maths at grade 4/C or above
  • A Levels at grade A-C

Future prospects?

  • A full time position may become available upon successful completion of your apprenticeship
  • You may be offered further external injection moulding training at the Polymer Training and Innovation Centre

Reality check:

  • This is a physical role with long periods spent on your feet
  • The successful applicant will need to ensure they can get to and from the Rotherwas Industrial Estate each day


For further information about the vacancy or to apply, please contact Connor Collett on or 07854 553162. 

Engineering Operative Apprentice

Apprenticeship Vacancy Details

Organisation: PRP Polymer Engineering
Apprenticeship Level: 2
Apprenticeship Duration: 18 months minimum
Job Location or Region: Rotherwas, Hereford
Wage: £6.50 – £7.50 per hour
Working Week: 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday
Possible Start Date: TBC
Positions Available: 1