Apprentice Draughtperson General Metal Constructions Ltd

We currently seek a Dynamic and motivated individual to join our engineering team as an apprentice draughtsperson.

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm (One hour lunchbreak)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We currently seek a Dynamic and motiviated young individual to join our engineering team as an apprentice draughtsperson.  Reporting to the Senior Draughtsman, the apprentice will learn all aspects of engineering and fabrication with superb opportunities to also bolster solid practical experience of manufacturing techniques at our busy Haverhill Manufacturing Factory. Duties will include all aspects of both 2D and 3D drafting. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Work safely at all times.
  • Have a strong interest and be able to evidence appropriate use of computer based technology.
  • Good time management.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Problem solving / innovative.

Personal qualities

  • Team worker.
  • Flexible.
  • Conscientious.
  • Friendly and aproachable.
  • Professional.
  • Smart apprearance.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE grades A* - C (or equivalent qualifications) including mathematics (preferably B); English (Language); a science or technical subject.

Future prospects

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate, with good future prospects for Travel – Site Visits / Surveys and to join an establish engineering team.

Things to consider

Successful candidate will need to arrange own transport to both work and college. You may need to put some time aside out of college and work to complete coursework. There will be opportunities for paid overtime.

About the employer

The GMC group is a small engineering Group based in Haverhill, Suffolk. Established for over 60 years, the group services multiple engineering disciplines including CE approved Structural and Architectural Steelwork, Sheet metal fabrication, specialist bespoke projects with full “on site” fitting capabilities. We have an enviable client base for who we manufacture a vast and diverse range of products.


General Metal Constructions Ltd



Hollands Road



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Training provider

  • Level 3 Engineering Design and Draughtsperson.
  • Functional Skills in maths and English.
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
  • Employees Right and Responsibilites.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering and manufacturing > Engineering Design and Draughtsperson

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Cambridge Regional College


Mark Gale-Jones

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017