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Welding Apprentice Demon International Ltd

Demon International Ltd (also known as Demon Pressure Washers) are looking to recruit a welding/fabricating apprentice to join their team in Ivybridge. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Your working hours will be Monday to Thursday, 8am to 5pm and Friday, 8am to 4pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001740947

  • Positions

    1 available

Throughout your apprenticeship, you will be supervised by a qualified member of staff to support the development of your skills and knowledge.

Your role will predominantly include:

  • Cutting metal and other materials
  • Joining and shaping metal and other materials
  • Using heat and a range of tools to build and weld a range of frames to suit our industrial pressure washers

Due to the location of this role, transport will be required.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The successful candidate will need to be motivated and hardworking
  • You need to have good hand eye coordination skills and show a focused approach to the job in hand, with an eye for detail to produce a quality finish
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance are also desirable, with good communication skills to work well within a team

Personal qualities

  • In order to be successful for this role, you will need to be motivated, enthusiastic and hardworking
  • You must be able to remain focused at the job in hand and show an interest to progress your skills and knowledge
  • The ideal candidate will be physically fit in order to meet the requirements of this position
  • Due to the nature of this role, you must also be confident working at height as you may be required to work on secured scaffolding and/or working platforms

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE Grade A*-E (9-2) in maths and English is desirable, or equivalent qualifications

Future prospects

At the end of your apprenticeship, there may be an opportunity for the right candidate to progress on to long term employment as many of their past apprentices have.

Things to consider

In order to be successful for this role, you must be confident to work at height and have your own transport.


About the employer

Demon International Ltd have been specialising in manufacturing cleaning equipment for a diverse range of industries and applications for over 30 years. With many years of research and development the latest Demon range is the UK market leader for safety, quality and reliability. Founded in 1964 and originally selling equipment to the construction industry, Demon have diversified and evolved to suit their customers needs in an ever changing market place.

Demon’s range of industrial pressure washers include hot and cold water machines, petrol and diesel pressure washers, bowser and mini-bowser pressure washers and the latest innovation in environmentally green cleaning, the Tornado Mini Bowser Electron.

The firm are dedicated to training their staff both in nationally recognised qualifications and in-house programmes such as Health and Safety. Therefore the company are prepared to spend time and resources in training an apprentice to learn the role properly and become both skilled and efficient at the job.

Employer

Demon International Ltd

Address

Abbots Close

Ivybridge

PL21 9GA

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Training

Training provider

Skills Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills to Group Ltd

Contact

Skills Group 01752 332442 enquiries@skillsgroupuk.com

The Apprenticeship in Welding consists of:

  • Level 2 General Welder Standard (Arc Processes)
  • Functional Skills

As part of the apprenticeship programme, attendance is required at our Skills Group training centre for one day per week. All other aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site by Skills Group and your employer.

You will have regular visits every six to twelve weeks from your designated Skills Group assessor, who will monitor your progress during your apprenticeship training.

Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)


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