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The Textile Centre of Excellence is an equal opportunities employer.

Apprenticeship Vacancies (updated 3rd November 2014)

JOB TITLE

AREA

APPRENTICESHIP LEVEL

NAS
VACANCY REF

Dyeing Technician
Keighley (Roberts Dyers)
Advanced (Textiles)
497701
Textile Technician
Colne, Lancs (Mitchell-Interflex)
Advanced (Textiles)
497700
Knitting Technician / Mechanic
Huddersfield (SKA Textiles)
Advanced (Textiles)
497704
Laundry & Dry Cleaning Analyst
Ilkley (LTC & DTC)
Advanced (Textiles)
497699
Screen Printer
Birstall, Batley (Banana Moon)
Intermediate (Apparel)
497694
Garment Technologist
Wakefield (Uniform Clothing)
Intermediate (Apparel)
497706
Apprentice Seamstress
Liverpool (The Zipyard - Hakuna Matata)
Intermediate (Apparel)
438934
Apprentice Seamstress
Chester (The Zipyard - AIYLA)
Intermediate (Apparel)
440290
Apprentice Seamstress
Altrincham, Gt Mchr (The Zipyard)
Intermediate (Apparel)
440177
Apprentice Seamstress
Basingstoke, Hampshire (The Zipyard)
Intermediate (Apparel)
440343
Weaving Apprentice
Hebden Bridge (Calder Weaving)
Intermediate (Textiles)
497696
Dyeing Operative (Two vacancies)
Preston (Cole Fabrics Plc)
Intermediate (Textiles)
497697
Quality Improvement
Huddersfield (Stork Bros)
Advanced (Business Improvement Techniques)
497705
Dye House Operative
Liversedge (Paintbox Textiles)
Intermediate (Textiles)
505137
Quality Control Huddersfield (Taylor & Lodge) Advanced (Textiles) 512452
Pattern Weaving / Warping Huddersfield (Taylor & Lodge) Intermediate (Textiles) 512501
Production Huddersfield (Taylor & Lodge) Intermediate (Textiles) 512501
Mending / Pattern Room Huddersfield (Taylor & Lodge) Intermediate (Textiles) 512520
Weaver / Tackler Rochdale (J H Cunliffe) Intermediate (Textiles) 515499

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 James Heal:

Textile Technician (12 month – Fixed Term Contract)
Salary £17-18k
Flexible working hours (option to finish at 12:30 on Fridays)
39 hours per week
25 days per year holiday

James Heal is a leading manufacturer of testing instruments to the textile industry. Manufacturing everything on-site in Halifax and selling to customers around the world. We are the exception to the rule – we manufacture in the UK and sell to China, not the other way round! We were rewarded for this exceptional feat last year, receiving the Queen’s Award for International Trade.

We are looking for a Textile Technician to work on a fixed term 12 month contract to work on a number of activities including but not limited to:

  • A mixture of physical routine testing on Test Materials Centre products
  • Colour fastness testing
  • To provide accurate test reports
  • To Provide support with the testing of new and modified products as required
  • Testing for compliance with ISO standards
  • The opportunity to take part in product development activities.

The ideal applicant will have:

  • Experience in working with fabrics, yarns & chemicals, and some experience of working in testing laboratories
  • Have excellent colour vision
  • The ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail and tenacity are key requirements for this role.

Applications should be submitted via email to karen.baldwin@james-heal.co.uk with CV and covering letter.

News & Events

WEAVING GROUP CONFERENCE
The bi-annual Weaving Group Conference will be held on Thursday 13 November 2014 at the Holiday Inn, Brighouse.

 

MATRIX ACCREDITATION SUCCESS
The matrix Standard has been awarded to HTTL’s training team.

 

FULLY FUNDED TRAINING FOR YOUR EMPLOYEES EXTENDED
Limited offer of 100% funding for programmes through the Textile Centre.

 


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