Welder/Fabricator Apprentice Lemon Steel Services Ltd

Lemon Steel Services are looking to recruit an apprentice to join their team in Wickford.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

The candidate will report directly to the workshop foreman carrying out the following duties:

  • Basic fabrication –mainly cutting and drilling structural beams.
  • Progress to welding plates and beams.
  • Good housekeeping.
  • Reading Technical drawings.
  • Cutting beams and structural sections.
  • Assembling fabrications.
  • Marking out and drilling holes and notching beams.

We are looking to get candidates welding level to a standard that will pass a coded weld test after an extended period of in house training and practice / experience.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good metalwork skills, ability to carry out basic MIG weld to a required standard.
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings.

Personal qualities

  • Hard working, dedicated and punctual.
  • Good team player needed to work closely with our staff.
  • Good communicator and fast learner.

Qualifications required

  • D grades including Maths, English and Science as a minimum. 
  • PROCAT will determine suitability by interview and proof of grades/predicted grades.

Future prospects

Permanent full time position in the workshop as a coded welder fabricator.

About the employer

Lemon Steel Services was established in 1991 providing fabricated structural steelwork on a supply only, or supply and installation basis to the construction industry. We can manage projects from design, through to installation, working directly from customer supplied drawings or site visits can be arranged.


Lemon Steel Services Ltd


Russell Gardens


SS11 8BH

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Training provider

You will undertake a Level 2 Welding Apprenticeship, taking 15 months to complete.  You will attend PROCAT in Basildon 1-day per week and work with your employer for the remaining 4-days.

Apprenticeship standard

Welding > Welding

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Prospects College of Advanced Technology


Jade Swanson 0800 389 3589 jade.swanson@procat.ac.uk

Employer's Application Instructions

Click 'Apply now' to go through to the PROCAT application page. Fill in the form to apply, ensuring to specify your prior qualifications and that you are applying for the Lemon Steel vacancy. A member of our recruitment team will contact you to discuss your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Oct 2017