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Engineering operative apprentice (mechanical) P N S (UK) LTD

A chance to become fully skilled in engineering disciplines and the opportunity to study for and gain engineering qualifications. The position is on a full-time basis and requires the drive and enthusiasm to succeed in a competitive environment.

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Closing date: 07 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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 - Friday Typically 0830hrs till 1630hrs, includes 30 minute paid lunch break. However, are flexible to adapt hours to suit taking into account transport times.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    10 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Welding
  • Fabrication
  • Repair and maintenance of equipment
  • Compiling loadouts to support jobs
  • Cleaning and looking after equipment
  • General workshop tasks 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will study towards the Mechanical pathway. Including a variety of units in Level 2 diploma/certificate in practical skills and off the job technical certificate.
You will have a depth and breadth of English & Maths to allow you to operate successfully in your role. This may be met through entry criteria determined by the employer or qualifications & training in Functional skills within the apprenticeship. On completion you will have minimum L1qualifications in English & Maths

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible progression onto level 3.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

Things to consider

Please consider travel options (check bus routes etc)

About the employer

WSG Provalve are a leading company in the field of Valve Repair and Overhaul and are located in Normanton, Wakefield.








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Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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