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Operative Engineer Apprentice GBG Fences Ltd

The company produces security fencing, gates, shelters, and guard rails. There are a lot of heavy sections that need to be moved around. They get involved not just in the design and manufacture but also the installation and emergency call out.

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Closing date: 01 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.00 - £240.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 07:30 - 14:30.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    17 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001753182

  • Positions

    2 available

  • Knowledge of the organisation and the working environment
  • Experience on the different types of machinery used in the role
  • Knowledge of skills and experience needed
  • Knowledge of training on offer
  • Good insight into the role and the tasks and duties that form this.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good interpersonal skills and sense of responsibility

Personal qualities

  • Be proactive
  • A keen desire to learn
  • Good customer awareness
  • Sense of responsibility
  • H&S awareness/instinct
  • Willing to listen and learn
  • Team player
  • Punctual and hard working

Desired qualifications

Maths And English Grade C / 4 or above

Future prospects

Progression to employment or an Apprenticeship upon completion.

Things to consider

Will be heavy lifting in the role so must be physically fit.


About the employer

The origins of the company go back to the mid 1920's and the GB Griffiths building company.  In 1952, GBG identified the need for a specialist high security fencing contractor and GBG Fences was born.

Today, over 60 years on, the company is still owned and run by the Griffiths family. They also have many loyal and longstanding members of staff who are all very important to them. One family has over 80 years’ service with the company between them!

Employer

GBG Fences Ltd

Address

25

Barnes Lane

Walsall

WS4 1HQ

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Training

Training provider

Performance Through People

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Performance Through People

Contact

Samantha Louise Sanders 01922 651100 samantha.sanders@ptp-training.co.uk

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2
  • Functional Skills maths and English where necessary

Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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