Apprentice Quality Control/Labourer - Product Release Europe - REF: KA 076

Company overview:

"Product Release are specialist applicators of coatings (TEFLON) for industry. So we coat mainly items of bakeware for the likes of Warburtons, Greggs, Aunt Bessies, etc – so that the product they are baking doesn’t stick in the tin.
As part of the preparation process before applying the coating we have to roughen the surface of the metal and we do this by shot blasting."

Key responsibilities for the role:

  • Must be able to complete an apprenticeship framework in Level 2 Lean Manufacturing over 15 months with St Helens Chamber
  • Follow all company procedures in regard to Health & Safety
  • Ensuring all completed items are to required quality for appearance, dry film thickness and adhesion
  • General labouring (taking trays off oven line, cleaning up, blowing off grit)
  • Responsible for checking the appearance of the coated items as they come of the production line
  • Responsible for checking the dry film thickness of the coated items as they come of the production line using a gauge
  • Enter the results into the supplied tablet computer.
  • Responsible for removing the coated items from the oven and stacking on pallets
  • The job will also involve generally keeping the factory areas clean, wrapping pallets and other labouring type work

Key skills to be successful in your application:

  • Good level of English and Maths
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good attendance record / punctual
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail

Contracted hours:  39                                   
Hourly rate of pay:  NMW for age   

Closing date: 12 July 2021       

How to apply: 
1. Download and complete the application form 

2. Return it via email to

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