Extrusion Apprentice


COBA is a privately funded group of manufacturing and distribution businesses. Our key activities are invested in the design, manufacture and distribution of thermoplastic products and matting and flooring solutions.

Copely Developments Ltd, based in Thurmaston, Leicester is dedicated to developing and extruding tube and hose solutions across many sectors. For more information, please visit www.copely.com.


0600-1400/1400-2200 Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week)


  • Production line operation
  • Tool Management / care and preparation
  • Maintaining the production plan, daily production and KPI targets
  • Setting all the machines
  • Fault Identification and Rectification
  • Housekeeping and Continuous Improvements
  • Inspection and Monitoring
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Other Duties / Requests
  • Conformance


The ideal candidate will be a good organiser and problem solver, possess good verbal and communication skills being able to communicate at all levels, with energy and enthusiasm. You will be willing to learn and develop through training. You will be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative, unsupervised and within a team, promoting a positive ‘can do’ outlook with a clear focus on deliverables, who naturally forward plans. Due to the nature of the role you will also be flexible, reliable and possess good time-keeping.

To apply, please email a copy of your CV to recruitment@coba.com.