Process Manufacturing

Modern Apprenticeship


What's Process Manufacturing like?

Are you someone who enjoys solving problems? Do you want to help shape the direction of Scotland’s economic future? Study for an apprenticeship in process manufacturing and be part of an industry that welcomes practical solutions and technically-minded people.  

The apprenticeship is tailored to individuals who want to develop specialist skills. Learn how to handle materials like polypropylene and polyethene. Increase your knowledge of safe disposal techniques and make sure you are working in a safe environment. Learn how to transform raw materials like fluoride into useful products such as toothpaste.   

Scotland’s process manufacturing sector has a variety of jobs to choose from. Work as a maintenance technician and keep engineering assets in good condition. Become a refinery operative and test products to ensure they meet safety standards. Work as a process operator and monitor the production targets of different departments.  

Entry requirements

There are no specific requirements for this apprenticeship.  

How does it work?

You’ll learn in a real-world environment and earn a wage. You’ll also study with a college or another learning provider. 

How long will it take?

This Modern Apprenticeship will take between 12 and 24 months to complete.  

How to apply

Use the 'Find vacancies near you' search at the end of this page to look for vacancies, then you can apply online.

You'll apply on or the company’s own website – there are details on the vacancy advert.

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