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Apprentice Fabricator Welder Dam Structures Ltd

DAM Structures are looking for two apprentices to join their production team as Apprentice Production Engineer. You will work towards a Level 3 Metal Fabricator apprenticeship standard.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    To be agreed upon appointment

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 07:00 - 16:00 and Friday, 07:00 - 13:00.

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    4 years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

Day to day duties will include:

  • Sawing
  • Gas cutting/profiling
  • Drilling
  • Blasting
  • Fabrication plater/welder

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good practical skills

Personal qualities

  • A desire to succeed
  • An interest in this line of work
  • Punctual
  • The ability to work safely
  • The ability to work efficiently and accurately.

Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths, English, and science.

Future prospects

For the apprentice who shows a willingness to learn, a full-time position will be offered upon completion. 

Things to consider

All correspondence from this application will be done via email. Please check your Inbox and Junk for any emails from Derwent Training. This will include the next steps in progressing with your application.

Candidates must be able to travel to DAM Structures and Derwent Training.

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

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Dam Structures is a Yorkshire based forward thinking steel-fabrication company offering a design and build service for the construction industry. They have worked on many wide-ranging projects in the UK and Europe. 


Dam Structures Ltd


Heron House

Carnaby Industrial Estate, Lancaster Road


YO15 3QY

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Training provider

Derwent Training Association

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Derwent Training Association


Laura Pearson 01653 697698

Level 3 Metal Fabricator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (including a range of Level 2 Practical units)
  • Portfolio of Evidence (Workplace Qualification)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

You will undertake on-the-job training at DAM Structures where you will receive mentoring from an engineer to learn the skills, knowledge, and behaviours to become competent in your role.

You will then attend Derwent Training in Malton one day a week to complete the Technical Qualifications as part of the Apprenticeship.

As part of the Apprenticeship Standard you will be required to pass an End-Point Assessment to gain your certification.

Apprenticeship standard

Metal fabricator

Level 3 (A level)

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