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.
Closing date: 24 Dec 2023
Over 25 years of age will receive the LLW
Total hours per week: 40.0
Possible start date
22 Jan 2024
18 Jul 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
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.
- Setting out the work area, following engineering plans
- Using hand and power tools to cut and bend bars or mesh
- Tying steel reinforcement bars (rebars) to build cages
Typically you will work within a larger team on construction projects, and, in the fullness of time, you will be able 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 in the Bridgwater & Taunton College Steel fixing apprenticeship. The apprenticeship start date is the end of September 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.
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
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
BRIDGWATER AND TAUNTON COLLEGE
Level 2 (GCSE)
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