Apprentices excel at growing company

Wallsend-based engineering apprenticeships training provider Tyne North Training is progressing well with a number of engineering apprentices at CMR UK '“ part of the Global CRM Group.

Friday, 18th May 2018, 8:00 am

CMR, which is based in North Shields, is a great advocate of apprenticeships – it wants to use home-grown talent as it continues to grow.

The business has hired craft apprentices within electrical disciplines and technical roles within the drawing office over the past few years and is already seeing the benefits of apprenticeship recruitment.

Pictured are Chris Lawrence, production manager, with three technical engineers – Joe Smiles, Aaron Farrar and Scott Payne – and business administration apprentice Josh Connolly.

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