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Engineering Operative Apprenticeship Level 2 - John Sisson Contracting John Sisson Contracting

Throughout this apprenticeship you will be taking on different tasks in the General Engineering sector, this includes but is not limited to; Welding, Grinding, Cutting, Punching and Maintaining mechanical devices. You will be using several different hand tools and will be working a lot with Metal/Steel.

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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 to Friday, 08:00-16:30.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    21 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Welding
  • Cutting steel according to job specification
  • Grinding
  • Maintaining Mechanical Devices
  • Punching
  • Measuring and mapping out onto steel
  • Working with different hand tools

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

  • Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations (Skills)
  • Level 2 Certificate or Diploma in Engineering Operations (knowledge)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once completed there is the future prospect for progression onto Level 3 Metal Fabricator qualification for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Willing to learn, General Engineering interest, Site safety conscious


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

John Sisson Contracting designs, builds and supplies bespoke steel-framed buildings as individual as our clients, to farming and industry has done for over 18 years.


John Sisson Contracting


Warehouse No1





Diane Brew

01900 701300

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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