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Fabricator/welder apprentice CRAIG MIDDLETON LIMITED

A great role for candidates interested in developing their skills further and learning about general fabrication (sheet metal) and all forms of welding when dealing with different materials and machinery.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 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

    5 days per week, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Interpret engineering drawings
  • Produce cut lists
  • Cut materials
  • Form materials
  • Tack together
  • Fully wield
  • Dress welds as appropriate
  • Fill in time shoots
  • Follow health and safety rules
  • Keep working environment clean and tidy

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

Metal Fabricator L3:

  • Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)
  • Extended Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • To become a qualified fabricator/welder
  • Passion to learn CAD at a later stage

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Punctual, Physically fit, Fabrication experience


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 9-4 (A-C)) Desired

Things to consider

Personal Qualities Required: Of clean and smart appearances Good listener but asks questions when unsure Excellent Timekeeper Willingness to learn

About the employer

With over 30 years’ experience in sheet metal, fabrication, and welding Craig Middleton Ltd offers sheet metal, welding, and fabrication to both industrial and commercial clients to those who need it. Each piece of work we carry out is to the highest standard with the utmost care and attention given to all work which is carried out. Customer service is paramount and great pride is taken in the quality of all products that we offer.




SDH Industrial Estate


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Training provider




01422 418430

Apprenticeship standard

Metal fabricator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Apply through the link and upload a copy of your CV so we can contact you with the next steps

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2022