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Welding Apprentice Shawtrack Services Limited

Shawtrack Ltd have a fantastic opportunity for ambitious, focussed, and hardworking individuals to join our welding team. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of MIG welding.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 07:00 - 16:00, Friday 07:00 - 13:45

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Interpret instructions and drawings
  • Set up and operate hand tools and power tools
  • Maintaining work areas
  • Self-motivated
  • Willingness and ability to learn
  • Undertake reasonable instructions
  • Any other duties identified and deemed reasonable in line with the role of a MIG Welder

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organisational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work with safety in mind at all times

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated & reliable
  • Genuine interest in the engineering sector

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grades A*-C or equivalent are desirable, specifically maths and English. 2017 new grading system, grade 9-4.

Future prospects

This is a company dedicated to providing ongoing training. As a member of their team, you will be offered further training using various methods that is relevant to your role.

About the employer

Shawtrack Services Ltd started out as a specialist transport company, but has grown over the last 26 years and now provides bespoke truck plant bodies, fitted cranes, and so much more. Shawtrack Services Ltd is now one of the top names in the truck plant body building industry, providing a bespoke, British engineered product to each customer. Shawtrack is a UK based company, set in the Midlands. Ideally located to serve the national plant equipment and powered access industries, Shawtrack Services draws on years of experience to provide the perfect solution for the customer’s vehicle needs. 


Shawtrack Services Limited


Clipstone Equipment Holding Centre

Mansfield Road


NG21 9AP

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Vision West Nottinghamshire College


Lee Speed 07956 426069

Full General Arc Welder Apprenticeship Standard at level 2 - to include Functional Skills if required.

Delivery is via our day release model requiring attendance weekly at our enginnering innovation centre in NG17.

You will work with expert tutors and assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the welding profession.

You will use an e-portfolio to gather your evidence of learning, journal entries and other training records.

At the end of a pre-determined period of learning, you, your employer and the college will agree that you have completed and achieved all learning elements and are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be organised. 

Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)

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