SCWS are seeking Fabrication & Welding Apprentices to learn skills as a Plater/Welder and all skills in the fabrication of steel in a structural steelwork company.
Closing date: 31 Mar 2024
Total hours per week: 39
Possible start date
01 Sep 2024
24 Nov 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
Daily tasks will include:
- Training in MIG and TIG welding
- Assembly of parts into building elements in accordance with drawings
- Maintenance of production plant
- Training in use of all fabrication plant
You will report to the Works Manager
The training you will be getting
The successful applicant will attend day release at the College of West Anglia Kings Lynn campus over a period of 3 years to achieve the knowledge, skills and behavior as identified in the Metal Fabricator standard and assessment plan.
The apprentice will also complete a portfolio of evidence to support this.
Within 3 months of completing the required competences, necessary practical skills, and knowledge, they will be supported by the college and the employer to complete the end point assessment.
The mandatory qualification for this will be an EAL Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering (Development Knowledge).
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Opportunities to further a career in any of our specialisms are dependent on the competencies shown.
Opportunities exist to move throughout our workshop and maintenance departments and eventually into the workshop management.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent English, maths and science (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
THE COLLEGE OF WEST ANGLIA
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:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Mrs Emma Watson
Level 3 (A level)
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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