Steel fixing Apprenticeship KILNBRIDGE CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LTD.

The opportunity to start a career within construction, with a recognised company working on iconic jobs such as HS2. As an apprentice, you will be on a development plan and a career mentor to help your progression throughout your apprenticeship. We offer our apprentices a competitive salary, 20 days annual leave, work social nights. You will assemble and erect the steel components required to strengthen reinforced concrete structures, such as bridges, culverts, railway stations, power stations, etc, work within a larger team on construction projects and interpret contract information, drawings and specifications, in order to assemble and install the components correctly.

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £20,600.00

    Over 25 years of age will receive the LW

  • Working week

    18 years old+ - Monday to Friday 07:30 to 17:30 - 45 hours not including up to an hour break each day. 17 years old - Monday to Friday 07:30 to 15:30 - 40 hours inclusive of an hour break each day.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000171398

  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice steel fixer you will learn to: 

  • Assemble and erect the steel components required to strengthen reinforced concrete structures, such as bridges, culverts, railway stations, power stations, etc
  • Typically you will work within a larger team on construction projects,
  • To interpret contract information, drawings and specifications, in order to assemble and install the components correctly

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

Level 2 Steel Fixer apprenticeship standard:

  • NVQ Level 2 in Steel Fixing

The successful applicant will be enrolled on to the CITB Steel fixing apprenticeship. The apprenticeship start date is the end of October 2023, this standard is delivered via block release

You will work on one of our 'live' projects and receive training from a recognised provider either one day a week or on a block release.

English and maths qualifications form a mandatory part of all apprenticeships and must be completed before an apprentice can pass through gateway.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once you have achieved the Level 2 qualification you will have the opportunity to progress on to the next level. Ultimately and depending on the individual, you could advance to a supervisory or management role within the construction industry.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

The minimum age is 17 due to site restrictions and insurance implications.

About the employer

Kilnbridge is an engineering and construction business. Operating as a turnkey specialist structures contractor, we undertake enabling works, complex structural alterations, civil engineering and infrastructure works, reinforced concrete basements, sub and superstructure frame construction and structural steelwork along with dedicated business units in concrete cutting, passive fire protection and waste management.

Employer

KILNBRIDGE CONSTRUCTION SERVICES LTD.

Address

Unit 9, Haywards Industrial Park

Orton Way

Birmingham

B35 7BT

Contact

HR Department

apprenticeships@kilnbridge.com

020 7511 1888

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Training

Training provider

CITB

Apprenticeship standard

Steel fixer

Level 2 (GCSE)


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