Apprentice Plastic Fabricator and Moulder – COMMERCIAL LINES LTD (LS9 8JP)

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Making perspex display cases, setting up and machining parts on overhead router, line bending to create shapes, various glueing techniques and drilling and polishing.


What you will do in your working day

  • Making perspex displays for amazing companies such as McDonalds and KIA
  • Drilling and polisihing perspex designs to customers specifications
  • Setting up and machining parts on overhead routers

About the Employer

HLN Supplies are based in Leeds, West Yorkshire. As a major force throughout the UK for over 35 years, HLN Supplies main product area is rigid plastics, both in sheet form and fabricated. We are constantly looking to increase our client base by promoting our products wherever there is a usage, this may be exhibition display work, point-of-sale / signage, lighting panels, polycarbonate safety mirrors, conservatory roofing or any number of bespoke contracts. Through our stockholding facility, we can control material supply and reduce unnecessary third party stockholders costs. You only pay for the sheets you take. HLN Supplies offer full in-house fabrication, including up to date CNC / LASER machining facilities and the largest moulding capabilities in Yorkshire. These facilities enable us to have full control of quality and deadlines, as well as being cost effective in this field of manufacturing.By working closely with our clients we can bring together all the elements required for a professional and functional marketing solution.

Training to be Delivered

Engineering operatives working within a fabrication role will have:

Knowledge of:

  • Specific marking out and preparation techniques
  • Different fabrication and joining techniques
  • Specific safe working practices, isolation procedures and safe reinstating of equipment / system that need to be observed


  • Shape the materials using the appropriate methods and techniques
  • Join the materials using the appropriate methods and techniques
  • Produce components which meet the specification requirements
  • Carry out quality checks during and after the fabrication activities

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Vacancy Details

Vacancy Location


Apprenticeship Level

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer Name


Employer Address

Phoenix Works
67 Upper Accommodation Road

Expected Duration

18 Months

Working Week

Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm

Weekly Hours


Wage Amount


Desired Qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

Desired Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Team working, Creative

Future Prospects

Permanent position as a Plastic Fabricator.

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