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12 November 2015
LTC introduces new Manufacturing Apprenticeship Scheme

LTC introduces new Manufacturing Apprenticeship Scheme

Job Title                       :           Manufacturing Apprentice ྱ – 23 year olds)

Location                       :           Coventry

Starting Salary             :           £11,000 p.a.  

                                                                                                    

On successful completion of apprenticeship the anticipated salary will be £24,000 per annum dependant on personal achievement overtime.

Purpose: A fantastic new opportunity has been made available to 17-23 years olds to join the London Taxi Company as a Manufacturing Apprentice. Initially the role will involve manufacturing the current iconic London Black Cab, with the potential to move on to building the exciting new hybrid electric vehicle in our new purpose built facility at Ansty.

Closing date: 18th December 2015

Working week:

07.00 – 16.45, with flexible working whilst on work placement with 3, 4 or 5 day’s dependant on production cycle.

08.00 – 16.45 Monday to Friday during training

As part of our new hybrid programme flexible attendance will be required for periods of time. 

Apprenticeship duration:

Up to 3 years, depending on personal progression, with options for further specialist training where appropriate.

Proposed Start date:

18th January 2016

Apprenticeship level:

Year 1 Level 2, advancing to a Level 3

Positions:

30 available

About the role:

The role will be varied and will see you take on a greater level of tasks and responsibilities as you progress through the apprentice programme.

Education and Training

The applicant must hold a minimum of 3 GCSE’s at grade C or above in English, Mathematics and a Science subject as a minimum.

The applicant must have:

  • Professional appearance at all times
  • Demonstrate a commitment to completing the training course
  • Demonstrate commitment to completing the training course
  • The physical capacity to operate in a fast moving manufacturing environment

Desired skills

The ideal candidate will be able to;

  • Communicate effectively
  • Plan effectively
  • Use logic
  • Demonstrate an aptitude for this type of role

Personal qualities

The successful candidate with show they are;

  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Keen to learn
  • Focused on personal development & achievement  

Future prospects

The London Taxi Company is a growing business with a clear focus on the future. Apprentices are key to the business development strategy and we are keen to recruit  people with our ethos. The successful Apprentice will be developed and offered the opportunity to advance their career.

Potential candidates wishing to apply please visit our Jobs page.

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