Manufacturing Staff Apprentice

On this fast-paced course, you’ll be working in either Trim & Chassis, Material Handling or Powertrain getting real experience of what it’s like to work in a busy automotive focused on producing high quality vehicles. You’ll split your time between college and working as part of a team responsible for producing high quality work within set timescales at the plant (three weeks on the job/one week at college rotation). It’s a demanding role and quality is key to ensure customer satisfaction, so you’ll need to have excellent attention to detail to succeed.​

£13,236 Nissan Sunderland 2 years Apply Now

What you’ll achieve at the end of your apprenticeship*:

  • Level 2 Manufacturing Operative
  • Level 2 Team Leading

*Subject to change



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

  • Mathematics (Grades A-D or 3+)
  • English Language (Grade A-D or 3+)
  • Functional Skills Level 1
  • The ability to commute to and from Nissan Sunderland plant
  • ​You must be aged 16 on 1st September 2021

Salary of £13,236 increased every six months (based on performance) to a maximum of £21,189

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