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Welder (MIG, TIG, MMA) Apprentice J B CORRIE & CO LTD

We are looking to source an exceptional welding apprentice for our client J.B Corrie & Co. You will learn how to cut materials using power tools and thermal processes preparing them for assembly and welding operations. You will learn how to complete manual welding processes including Manual Metal Arc and Metal Inert Gas using a range of materials.

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

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The starting wage on offer is £14,000 to £15,000. Annual bonus based on company performance.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 7am to 5:15pm. Overtime available.

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an engineering welding apprentice, this programme will form part of our succession planning for the future.

  • You will be planning and preparing to weld materials specifications & drawings
  • You will be checking that materials conform to the specifications
  • As a welding apprentice you will be preparing / fabricating materials ready for welding
  • You will be setting the welding equipment making adjustments as required
  • As a welding apprentice you will be making joints to the specifications
  • You will monitor the parameters throughout, once complete you will visually inspect the welds
  • As a welding apprentice you will learn how to take precautions to control distortion
  • As a welding apprentice you will be interpreting technical specifications to control distortion
  • Once finished you will complete documentation related to the production process

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

You will be trained, supported and monitored throughout the process.

When your formal engineering welding apprenticeship starts you will be paid and day-released to PETA in Havant for the duration of your programme. 

This is a level 2 intermediate apprenticeship - General Welder (Arc Processes) Standard


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Apprentices form part of our succession planning. On completion of the apprenticeship there may be an opportunity to progress onto a level 3 programme.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Motivation and drive, Open minded, Thirst for knowledge, Good hand to eye co-ordination


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

Things to consider

Benefits: Auto-enrolled into the company pension scheme after qualification period. 20 days holiday plus bank holidays (3 days to be taken at Christmas). Free parking on site. Onsite restroom with kitchen facilities. Perk Box employee benefits - Free treat each week, discounts and online wellbeing sessions. We would encourage early submissions of applications, as these will be considered on receipt and suitable candidates invited for interview. We reserve the right to withdraw the advertisement early if the vacancy is filled before the closing date.

About the employer

J B Corrie’s Fencing Supplies division, manufacture and supply Quality Assured fencing and steel fabrications for the fencing trade, security, sports, commercial and domestic markets. We have a well-equipped manufacturing facility in Petersfield that is focussed on the welding and assembly of our British made products. We are keen to establish a high-quality apprenticeship scheme that will help us produce the engineers we need to sustain our future ambitions. Once you have applied for this apprenticeship, you will receive an email with an application form on that you will need to complete. Please monitor your inbox (and spam / junk folder) for this email and complete the form as soon as possible. We look forward to receiving your application!







GU32 3AP

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Aug 2022