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Apprentice Welder/Wireworker Crown Metal Fabrications

Coded welding is not required to fulfil this position. We perform primarily fillet welds and tack welds on mild steel material including ERW, 12’sg mesh, 2-8mm dia wire and 1-3mm sheet metal and plate.

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Closing date: 23 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £228.00

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001706441

  • Positions

    1 available

Coded welding is not required to fulfil this position. We perform primarily fillet welds and tack welds on mild steel material including ERW, 12’sg mesh, 2-8mm dia wire and 1-3mm sheet metal and plate. Experience using a spot welder would also be an advantage, but you will also be required to carry out other duties within the company as and when required.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Wire bending
  • Copping mesh
  • Using a drill
  • Using various other tools

We manufacture products to order therefore it is a very fast paced environment.  You will need the ability to work on your own initiative, but also teamwork is an essential part of the business structure.

Dedication and loyalty is something that is highly regarded within the company. It is a very creative and friendly environment with new projects and challenges which would suit an enthusiastic candidate who is willing to learn.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good practical skills

Personal qualities

  • Hard working
  • A positive attitude to work in an Engineering environment
  • Able to work using own initiative and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Methodically minded 

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades D/3 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

Progression will be offered to the correct candidate upon completion of this apprenticeship.


About the employer

We are a traditional independent family run wire working business, manufacturing wire mesh lockers and cloakroom furniture amongst other light fabricated products. 

Highly skilled manufacturers of quality Wire Mesh and Tubular products based right here in Manchester.

Employer

Crown Metal Fabrications

Address

24-26

Manchester

M35 0JN

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Training

Training provider

ROCHDALE TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Rochdale Training Association

Contact

Nathan Finn 01706 631 417 nfinn@rochdaletraining.co.uk

Level 2 General Welder (Arc Processes) apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • NVQ Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations
  • Technical Certificate
  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Employee Rights & Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Pastoral Care Courses such as Safeguarding and Equality & Diversity
  • Off the job training
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)


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