Welding apprentice Level 2 L S ENGINEERING SHROPSHIRE LTD

Level 2 Welding apprentice required to learn a variety of welding skills using mild steel, such as MIG and MMA.

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Closing date: 14 Dec 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Life insurance after 12 months Annual bonus dependent on performance

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 7.00am to 4.00pm, Friday 7.00am to 1.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    30 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

LS Engineering have a welding apprenticeship available where the successful candidate will be given the opportunity to develop welding and fabrication skills, and a variety of jobs to support the work you learn in college  You will develop a variety of welding skills, such as MIG and MMA, using mild steel, to suit the company needs.

Typical day to day duties will include:

  • Welding
  • Finishing
  • MIG welding on a variety of jobs
  • Prepare materials for jobs
  • Maintain work area
  • Small amount of time using press brake
  • Housekeeping

The training you will be getting

This is a level 2 Welding apprenticeship delivered over a period of 18 months.  The apprentice will be required to attend the training centre, In-Comm Training Services, in Telford, TF3 3AJ, 2 days per week during this time.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Following the completion of the apprenticeship, the candidate will be given the opportunity to learn more elements of the business and to progress.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Hobby/interest in engineering


GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade 4/C and above) Essential

Things to consider

In the future there will be opportunities for overtime at weekends in order to work at clients' sites. Driving licence would be preferred.

About the employer

LS Engineering Shropshire Limited is a highly regarded engineering business, who now hold a large customer base from a broad spectrum of business sectors, providing a large range of products and services from standardised hygienic goods to bespoke conveyors, staircases and much more. We specialise in stainless steel but also manufacture a multitude of products in aluminium and mild steel, dependant on each customer’s requirements. We pride ourselves in providing an exceptional service and have developed close relationships with our customers over the last 20 years, this has ensured that our product range and bespoke solutions are manufactured in the most ergonomic way, which has guaranteed repeat business from our loyal customer base to keep our customers content and are also continually working to improve on current designs on our ever-increasing product range. We are based in Telford Shropshire and have recently extended our property to accommodate further machinery to improve and provide more services to many areas within the UK. Many products can be manufactured and delivered to your desired location. Our bespoke service has been used all over the UK and our standardised range of goods are sold all over the world. Over the last decade, we have grown into a much more diverse business with the capabilities to assist most customers with their needs including our new laser cutting service which was launched in 2018 and our new Tube Laser which launched early 2021.








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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Sue Fisher or Alex Jones

01922 457686

Apprenticeship standard

General welder (arc processes)

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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