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Apprentice Metal Worker - Level 2 SHIELD VENTILATION SYSTEMS LTD

Shield Ventilation Services are looking to recruit an apprentice welder to their team. We manufacture, supply and install ductwork ventilation.

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    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

    Min. 30 hours between the hours of: 7:30am-4.00pm Mon-Thurs (12.30-1pm lunch) and 7:30am-1.00pm Fri – no lunch. Break at 10.00am. Overtime always available.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000085192

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Within the job role, you will work alongside the shop foreman manufacturing ductwork for a variety of jobs. Skills learned will be:

  • All aspects of TIG/MIG and Stick. They will also become familiar with the plasma cutter and will get trained how to use all machinery safely, our machinery is.
  • Electric guillotine.
  • Electric lock former.
  • Electric spot welder. 
  • Electric swager. 
  • Hand rolling machines.
  • General hand and power tools.
  • All required health and safety certs i.e. CSCS, face fit, manual handling etc.

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

One day college attendance per week.

General Welder (Arc Processes) Level 2 Standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The possibility of full-time employment on the successful completion of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Excellent Timekeeping, Good time keeping, Good attitude, Good listener, Flexible, Reliable, Keen to learn, Be proactive

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4 or A*-C or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4 or A*-C or equivalent) Essential

About the employer

We manufacture, supply and install ductwork ventilation. We have contracts with Aldi Stores, Greggs, H&M, to name a few. We carry out work all over the United Kingdom.

Employer

SHIELD VENTILATION SYSTEMS LTD

Address

UNIT 5

MERCIA WAY

BELLS CLOSE INDUSTRIAL ESTAT

NE15 6UG

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Training

Training provider

CITY OF SUNDERLAND COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)


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