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Welder/Fabricator Apprentice THE CRANE CENTRE LTD

The Crane Centre, Sandbach core business is in sales, service and installation of Cranes and Bodies, ordered and built to exact requirements and truly bespoke. Due to business growth and previous apprenticeship success, the business is now searching for an Apprentice Welder/Fabricator Engineer.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Exact hours to be discussed at the interview stage

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Core apprenticeship activities will include;

- Construction of Crane sub-frames onto new & used chassis

- Installation of new cranes onto new & used chassis'

- Construction of commercial vehicle bodies from start to finish

- Occasional repairs to used cranes/vehicles (Fabrication only)

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

  • Plate Welding Engineering Apprenticeship Level 3 Standard
  • Includes a day release programme in Crewe
  • Practical on the job training

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time position planned for the right candidate following successful completion of the apprenticeship process and based on company finances at the time.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Essential

Things to consider

Must be confident of attending the apprenticeship daily and being able to attend the Crewe training centre

About the employer

The Crane Centre, Sandbach is the main regional dealer for FASSI Cranes covering the North West, Midlands and North Wales for new crane sales. Our fully equipped workshops provide an excellent range of services, our core business is in sales, service and installation of cranes and bodies, ordered and built to exact requirements and bespoke.







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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Plate welder

Level 3 (A level)

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