Apprentice Jessica Sugden, aged 20, decided against going down the route she had been told was normal for her and heading off to university, instead she chose to pursue a career through an apprenticeship in manufacturing.
The Composites UK awards celebrate the achievements of the UK composite industry and we are proud to announce that we will be sponsoring the "Employee of the Year” award.
We are honoured to announce that MPM has been shortlisted for “Employer of the Year” at this years Composite UK awards
We would like to welcome Elliott Turnbull who will be responsible for the new business development here at MPM.
We are delighted to have signed up to the SIMPL (Safety In Manufacturing PLastics) initiative which aims at improving the health and safety performance of the plastics and composites manufacturing industries.
MPM continue with their fantastic recovery after the devastating fire by achieving their most productive month in their 40year history and completing the purchase of their new building.
Ask any employer to name the key challenges they face and you can guarantee that finding applicants with the right skills to fill vacant posts will be near the top of the list. Nowhere more so than in manufacturing.
It has been fantastic to support the UTC and the next generation, by offering work experience placements to 3 pupils. The placement helped them gain a valuable insight into the world of work and manufacturing.
After the massive effort from all the team to get back to full production following the fire, we decided to take stock and celebrate.
Ben Wilson, the MD of MPM, was invited to take part in a careers panel at Hanson School to help students gain an insight into the various career journeys, key skills needed for employment, and the differing roles available within business.