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Welder Apprentice Houghtons Parkhouse Coachworks Limited

Permanent Position. Welding training given, working on award winning designs, livestock transporters with hydraulic lifts. Variety of interesting work with skilled workforce.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40 to £380.00

    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

    Monday to Friday. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001811203

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Work with supervision from craft welders
  • Learn to set up and weld using jigs and benches
  • Assist craft welders in their duties of preparing to weld metal, movement of large material, using crane facilities
  • Training on various lifts to be able to operate at height
  • General workshop duties involved in the manufacturing of designed products
  • Learning on the job to weld steel and alloy
  • Learn to read and interpret drawings for production

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to accept instruction
  • offer ideas
  • Work in a team environment 
  • Use your own iniciative 

Personal qualities

  • Team player
  • Good communication skills

Desired qualifications

4 x GCSE grades 9 - 4 including maths and english, or equivalent.

Future prospects

Supervisor roles in welding Foreman Workshop Manager


About the employer

Established 65 years ago, Houghtons Parkhouse is an award winning, innovative design and manufacturing company, manufacturing livestock containers and trailers.

 

Employer

Houghtons Parkhouse Coachworks Limited

Address

Houghton Parkhouse Coachworks

Grisleymire Lane

Milnthorpe

LA7 7RF

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Training

Training provider

LANCASTER AND MORECAMBE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lancaster & Morecambe College

  • Level 2 General welder (arc processes) Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Work with supervision from craft welders. Learn to set up and weld using jigs and benches. Assist craft welders in their duties of preparing to weld metal, movement of large material, using crane facilities. Training on various lifts to be able to operate at height. General workshop duties involved in the manufacturing of designed products. Learning on the job to weld steel and alloy. Learn to read and interpret drawings for production.

Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

You will be direct to the Lancaster & Morecambe College application process.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 27 Jun 2022