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Apprentice Fabrication Engineer A B Fan Services Ltd

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a skilled workforce and become an Apprentice Fabrication Engineer.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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

    Monday – Thursday 07.00 -16:00 Friday 07:00 – 13.00

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    42 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

As an Apprentice Fabricator, your duties will include the following:

  • Learn how to use manual machinery
  • Mig welding
  • Assembly and fitting
  • Using measuring equipment
  • Able to understand and interpret drawings
  • Working to tight tolerances
  • Use of hand tools

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Able to work as part of a team as well as use own initiative
  • Enjoy working practically with manual equipment
  • Natural problem solver with a logical approach
  • Excellent timekeeping
  • Have a high attention to detail
  • Ability to visualise 2D to 3D components
  • Good level of mathematics with a lean towards geometrical principles
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Passionate and willingness to learn
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Be enthusiastic about the engineering industry
  • Enjoy working practically with manual equipment

Desired qualifications

  • You must have a minimum grade 4/C or above (grade A-C/8-4 or equivalent) in maths and English

Future prospects

Permanent position available. 

About the employer

A.B. Fans are specialist manufacturers of high quality bespoke industrial fans within the UK and internationally.

A.B. Fans design, manufacture and supply a wide range of mild and stainless steel Axial and Centrifugal fans for a multitude of industrial applications including high volume, high pressure, contaminated air, material handling and high temperature applications.


A B Fan Services Ltd


Unit 2

Primrose Hill Trading Estate, Cradley Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lean Education And Development Limited


Rachel Jevons 07896 482558

You will be required to attend LEMA Academy for 1 day a week and occasional block weeks. During this time, you will complete your Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering on a Technical Support Technician Engineering Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering technician

Level 3 (A level)

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