Machine Operative Apprentice IAE (Mossfield)

IAE are a manufacturer of agricultural and industrial equipment company based in Longton. An exciting opportunity has arisen for 2 apprentices to work as Mig Welders. Completion of the apprenticeship could lead to a permanent position for the right person.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 39 hours, shifts to be confirmed (To include evening work, see important information for shift pattern)

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

  • After training, able to mig weld to IAE standards
  • Understand engineering drawings
  • Able to set-up equipment
  • Achieve daily production targets
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team with limited supervision
  • Able to manufacture a variety of IAE products


  • Apprentices will be employed on a shift pattern
  • Over 18's
  • Monday - Thursday
  • AM = 5:45am to 13:45pm or 6:00am to 14:00pm
  • PM = 14:15pm to 22:15pm or 14:00pm to 22:00pm
  • Friday
  • AM = 5:45am to 12:45pm or 06:00am to 13:00pm
  • PM = 13:15pm to 20:15pm or 13:00pm to 20:00pm
  • Under 18's
  • Apprentices under the age of 18 would work a day shift until they turned 18. The day shifts are as follows:
  • Monday - Thursday
  • 08:00am to 16:30pm
  • Friday
  • 08:00am to 15:30pm

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Punctual
  • Conscientious
  • Able to communication with other team members
  • Good house keeping
  • Able to work as part of a team

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn and develop

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required for this position

Future prospects

Completion of the apprenticeship could lead to a permanent position for the right person.

Things to consider

- IAE promotion from within - Company pension scheme - 28 days' holiday per year rising to 32 after 5 years' service

About the employer

Established in 1969, IAE are UK's largest manufacturer of livestock handling, feeding equipment and steel fencing. We are currently seeking to recruit in our Sales Department.


IAE (Mossfield)


Mossfield Road



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Training provider

  • Apprenticeship Level 2 in Performing Manufacturing Operations

Apprenticeship framework

Improving Operational Performance

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Newcastle under Lyme College


01782 254287

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017