Trainee Setter - Nights

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1384547019-2
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Pro-Found Recruitment Solutions
  • Location: Ripley, Derbyshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Manufacturing
  • Apprenticeship Type: Temporary

About this Apprenticeship

Pro-Found Recruitment are looking to recruit a number of Trainee Setters for our client, a well-established manufacturer based in Denby near Ripley. This is a great opportunity for applicants in a Production/Manufacturing background wanting to train as a Setter.

Trainee Setter Hours:

  • Static Nights 6pm - 6am on a 4 on 4 off rotation

Trainee Setter Pay:

  • Nights rate: 13.41 per hour plus 20.12 per hour for overtime

The job roles and responsibilities of the Production Operative include:

  • Ensure that production requirements and standards are met consistently
  • Quality inspection
  • Heavy lifting/pulling/pushing up to 25KG
  • Packing and wrapping UPVC profiles
  • Labelling profiles
  • Loading profiles
  • General warehouse duties
  • Training to run the machinery, including feeding in, slitting and packing.

Key skills Required:

  • Ability to problem solve
  • Basic numeracy and literacy skills
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to self-motivate
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work as part of a team

Knowledge Required:

  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, especially the uPVC industry would be beneficial but not essential
  • Requires an understanding of the entire production process


  • Previous experience of working in manufacturing is essential

Due to the large number of applications we receive, unfortunately we are unable to respond to all candidate applications therefore if we haven't contacted you within 7 days of your initial application please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Pro-Found Recruitment are an employment business and equal opportunities employer.