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Sheet metal/Assembler apprentice Gardner Aerospace Basildon

Garden Aerospace are offering a great opportunity to join their team and gain a vast amount of experience and knowledge within the Sheet Metal and assembly department.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    Monday – Thursday 7.30 – 4.00 Fridays 7.30 – 12.30

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    45 months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Gardner Aerospace are looking for an apprentice to join the company, working within the sheet metal and assembly department.

Within this area, you will carry out the following work

  • Assembly
  • Sheet metal work
  • Pipe Bending
  • Riveting
  • Assembly
  • Any other tasks as required by supervisors


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Basic Engineering skills

Personal qualities

Good work ethic


Desired qualifications

4 or above in Maths and English or level 2 equivalent

Future prospects

All apprentices are expected to become top skilled machinists, sheet metal workers or inspectors. Gardner promotes from within and 90% of all supervisors, managers and even the MD were once apprentices

About the employer

Gardner Aerospace are one of the largest international independent manufacturers of metallic aerospace detailed parts.

Gardner Aerospace manufactures and treats aerospace machined and sheet metal detailed parts and provides associated assembly, kitting and large scale speed shop added value services.


Gardner Aerospace Basildon



Wollaston Way


SS13 1DJ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Essex College


Diane Ridgley 07855701273

Level 2 Engineering Fitter Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering fitter

Level 3 (A level)

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