Milton Keynes College

Production Operative Apprentice (L2)

Bletchley, Milton Keynes
£15,360 per year
21 Jun 2018
22 Jul 2018
Subject Area
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Employer: Marshall Amplification

Apprenticeship level: Intermediate

Apprenticeship duration: 15-18 months

Possible start date: 6th August 2018

Working week: Monday to Friday 8.00am - 4.45pm (1.00pm finish Fridays), 1 hour lunch break, 37.25 hours per week

Marshall Amplification is one of the largest and most well-respected brands in the music industry. We are seeking a committed Production Operative Apprentice to join our Engineering Department. Apply Now!

You'll be based at our HQ in Bletchley Milton Keynes you'll be carrying out these following duties on a daily basis.


  • Operating and setting machinery such as CNC.
  • Sheet metal bending and sheet metal punching to produce chassis for our amplifiers.
  • Research products for production
  • Develop prototypes
  • Working in a small team the role will also involve TIG welding and working to all Health and Safety aspects in a manufacturing environment.

Desired skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Professional work ethic
  • Creative mind set to problem solving
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Good communication - written and verbal
  • Ability to work along and as part of a team
  • Numeracy skills

Personal qualities:

  • Punctual and reliable
  • Positive attitude
  • Work effectively within a team
  • Interest in engineering
  • Willing to learn

Desired qualifications:

  • English and Maths GCSE A*-C/4-9 or level 2 equivalents.
  • This role is suitable for school, college or university leavers as predicted grades will be accepted.


  • Level 2 Improving Operational Performance Framework
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (If required)
  • College Attendance at our Chaffron Way Campus 
  • Regular visits from the college in the workplace
  • Observations and assessments in the workplace
  • Use of E-portfolio
  • Ongoing training and support from the employer