Lincoln College Open Day
25 April, 2018 – 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
For all course enquiries please call the Course Enquiry Line on 030 030 32435
All of the made in Gainsborough employers are committed to developing new engineering talent – that’s you! In this section we offer a chance for you to find out more about your potential future employer and hear from some of their current staff.
A Schulman is a forward thinking company that offers a great atmosphere as well as job security. You’ll get to meet a variety of people working here and we are always evolving and developing.
“Gaining experience and earning while you learn is a great thing about apprenticeships. At A. Schulman you are allowed the freedom to be creative and are encouraged to learn and grow.”
Address: A Schulman Gainsborough Ltd, Sandars Road, Heapham Road Industrial Estate, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 1RZ
Tel: 01427 676767
AMP Rose is an interesting place to work; we offer a large variety of different roles. There are fantastic opportunities - we offer the chance to travel all over the world. We support our apprentices throughout their entire careers; into further education or into a new role within the company. There is always room to grow and progress at AMP Rose.
“I began my engineering career as an apprentice. I have been at AMP Rose nine years now. I’ve travelled all over the world, to places like New Zealand and Memphis as part of my job.”
Stephen King, 28
Address: Somerby Park, Somerby Way, Gainsborough DN21 1QT
Tel: 01427 611969
Recycling is a growing and important market. We are continuously investing in our factory as well as our employees to ensure our position as market leader. Our people are our best asset, and we encourage further education to further enhance your personal and practical skills gained whilst working with us.
“We have the option to go on to higher education through the company, which is great! It allows us to progress within engineering. Clean Tech is a great place for apprentices as there is such a variety of work and so much to learn!”
Ryan Kirk, 20
Address: Clean Tech Europe Ltd, Hemswell Business Park, Hemswell, Gainsborough DN21 5TU
Tel: 01427 668635
At Eminox, we have the ability to provide young workers with a well-rounded introduction and progression into an engineering career. This allows them to earn whilst they continue to learn. They get to experience each aspect that the business has to offer so that they can find the career path that suits their skills and needs.
“I’m really enjoying my tool making apprenticeship. I have had the chance to try out a variety of tasks within my role. It’s great to be able to make something from nothing and to see your finished product at the end - it’s very rewarding.”
Ewan Tomlinson, 16
Address: Corringham Road Industrial Estate, Miller Rd, Gainsborough DN21 1QB
Tel: 01427 810088
Our production ranges from the smallest of boxes to the largest pharmaceutical vessels and stairs - there is lots of opportunity to produce new and innovative products. Our apprentices have the opportunity to become highly skilled workers, learning from some of the highest skilled engineers in the town.
“I’m really enjoying my apprenticeship - welding is a great thing to learn and I’m hoping to do it as a long term career. There is a great atmosphere at Hooton Engineering.”
Connor Sargent, 16
Address: Hooton Engineering Ltd, Corringham Road Industrial Estate, Corringham Rd, Gainsborough, DN21 1QB
Tel: 01427 617889
We are a leading manufacturer of electrical motors, electrical motion controls, power generation and power transmission products serving markets throughout the world. Our people are energised and engaged in their work and are empowered to accomplish our objectives. Together we work as a team to make Regal successful.
“I really enjoy it here, Regal is a good company to work for. They really look after you and the people are great”
Emily Eatock, 21
Address: Regal Manufacturing Ltd, Marshall Way, Gainsborough DN21 1XU
Tel: 01427 614141
In Gainsborough, there is a good growth of engineering companies. Trekpo offer a broad range of products within our portfolio. We can support you through further education, and we want to encourage your growth to allow you to have a great and successful career with us.
“I am enjoying my apprenticeship at Trepko. We are given responsibility and are treated the same as everybody else on the shop floor.”
Luke Grundy, 17
Address: Trepco (UK) Ltd, Marshall Way, Heapham Road Industrial Estate, Gainsborough DN21 1GD
Tel: 01427 612244
Established in 1971, Wefco (Gainsborough) limited prides itself on its solid reputation in the industry and commitment to their workforce and supporting young people at the beginnings of their career. Leaving school isn’t the end of education - at Wefco, we will support you to fulfil your potential and arm you with the skills you need to succeed.
“We’re all a big family here at Wefco - all working together to help each other achieve our best. You gain a lot more than a trade here, you get valuable life skills too. Things aren’t always easy as a female in a male dominated environment, but here I’m treated as an equal and can do anything a guy can do!”
Lydia Uttley, 20
Address: Britannia Works, Station Approach, Gainsborough, DN21 2AU
Tel: 01427 611000