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Apprenticeship Vacancies (updated 24th July 2014)

JOB TITLE

AREA

APPRENTICESHIP LEVEL

VACANCY REF
Dye House Lab Assistant Guiseley, Leeds (Abraham Moons) Advanced (Textiles) 367768
Dyeing Technician Keighley (Roberts Dyers) Advanced (Textiles) 367773
Supervisory Technician Keighley (W Y Spinners) Advanced (Textiles) 383417
Textile Technician Colne, Lancs (Mitchell-Interflex) Advanced (Textiles) 388060
Leather Cutting Operative (Four vacancies) Gildersome, Leeds (Yarwood Leather) Intermediate (Apparel) 397316
Embroidery Machinist Birstall, Batley (Banana Moon) Intermediate (Apparel) 397364
Apprentice Shoemaker Hope Valley, Derbys (The Cordwainer) Intermediate (Leather) 404833
Knitting Technician / Mechanic Huddersfield (SKA Textiles) Advanced (Textiles) 409844
Laundry & Dry Cleaning Analyst Ilkley (LTC & DTC) Advanced (Textiles) 404360
Screen Printer Birstall, Batley (Banana Moon) Intermediate (Apparel) 401343
Garment Technologist Wakefield (Uniform Clothing) Intermediate (Apparel) 401151
Apprentice Seamstress Liverpool (The Zipyard) Intermediate (Apparel) 438934
Apprentice Seamstress Chester (The Zipyard) Intermediate (Apparel) 440290
Apprentice Seamstress Altrincham, Gt Mchr (The Zipyard) Intermediate (Apparel) 440177
Apprentice Seamstress Basingstoke, Hampshire (The Zipyard) Intermediate (Apparel) 440343
Sewing Machinist Sudbury, Suffolk (Lavenham Leisure) Intermediate (Apparel) 440097
Embroiderer Stockport (Rowlinson Knitwear) Intermediate (Apparel) 447860
Weaving Apprentice Hebden Bridge (Calder Weaving) Intermediate (Textiles) 448766
Dyeing Operative Stanningley (A W Hainsworth) Intermediate (Textiles) 463391
Weaving Apprentice (Two vacancies) Stanningley (A W Hainsworth) Intermediate (Textiles) 463553
Dyeing Operative (Two vacancies) Preston (Cole Fabrics Plc) Intermediate (Textiles) 470217

The above Apprenticeships are full-time, permanent positions and are fully government funded for anyone aged 16-18 and part funded for 19-24s.

To apply, or for more information about the vacancies, please go to the vacancies section of the following website: www.apprenticeships.org.uk.

Want to find out more?

Contact Angela Keenan on 01484 346500 or via email: angelakeenan@textile-training.com.


The following vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Mobus Fabrics Ltd:

Company: Mobus Fabrics Ltd
Address: Lacy Way,
Lowfield Business Park,
Elland,
West Yorkshire,
HX5 9DB.

Quality Assurance Assistant

Mobus Fabrics Ltd is a global company with current sales of $30 million, established in 1994 to initially service the UK domestic furniture market. From its conception it has grown into a recognised international company providing its customers with fabric that is synonymous with quality.

To assist in this expansion and evolution we would like to enhance our Quality team, the candidate must be a self-motivated individual, diligent, excellent communication skills and a team player.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing and assessing production samples for both colour and structure prior to release
  • Monitoring and maintenance of FR due-dilligence utilising Mobus Fabric data base
  • Initiating and recording of all physical and colourfastness testing, with recognised UKAS accredited laboratories
  • Storage both electronically and physically of all testing material and reports
  • Working with the Company Sales team in the development and engineering of fabric qualities to attains the levels required in BS2543

Skills and Experience ideally required:

  • The ideal person would have a background in both the testing of fabric and appraisal of colour
  • A familiarity of the following Microsoft packages Word, Excel and possibly Access
  • Good visual skills

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to work within a company that rewards excellence and strives to maintain its status as a market leader.

For more information, please contact Grant McConnell/Rob Beadle at Mobus Fabrics on 01422 311100.

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