Kaizen Innovation Apprentice

On this course you’ll split your time between Nissan and a local college to learn the practical and theoretical skills you need to succeed in this innovative and challenging role.


£13,501 Nissan Sunderland 3 years Apply Now

Over three years you’ll gain a valuable insight into all aspects of automotive assembly process, including design and manufacture of ‘Low Cost Automation’, as well as maintenance of facilities for either quality improvements or cost savings. You’ll also acquire the skills and knowledge required to work as a member of the team responsible for maintaining the facilities and automotive tooling here at Nissan.

Salary of £13,501 increased every six months (based on performance) to a maximum of £23,901

Shift allowance and paid overtime (if applicable)

26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)

Off-site social and team building events

Opportunities to take part in CSR activities

Progressive training and development

Access to our on-site sports and social complex

Uniform and PPE provided

Entry requirements – 4 GCSE grades or equivalent (achieved or predicted)

• Mathematics (Grade A-C or 4+)
• English Language (Grade A-C or 4+)
• Science-based subject (Grade A-C or 4+)
• One other subject (Grade A-C or 4+)

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