Fabricator / Welder Apprentice QUALTER, HALL & COMPANY LIMITED

The candidate will work to accurately fabricate a range of standard and bespoke fabricated steel products to quality standards in-line with customer requirements in an effective manner. Operate a range of fabrication equipment including MIG/TIG welding, plasma cutting, rolling, flattening, straightening, weld preparation and hand grinding equipment

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 19 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,832.60

  • Working week

    You will work Monday to Friday. Your start and finish times including your shift pattern will be determined by the employing company.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    03 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000220106

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

During your apprenticeship you will be expected to gain an understanding of the following.

  • General engineering/manufacturing methods, techniques
  • Understanding and interpreting relevant engineering/manufacturing data and documentation in order to complete their job role
  • Understanding the different roles and functions in the organisation and how they interact
  • Obtaining, checking and using the appropriate documentation (such as job instructions, drawings, quality control documentation)
  • Working safely at all times, complying with health, safety and environmental legislation, regulations and organisational requirements
  • Planning and where applicable obtaining all the resources required to undertake the work activity
  • Focus on quality and problem solving; follow instructions and guidance, demonstrate attention to detail, follow a logical approach to problem solving and seek opportunities to improve quality, speed and efficiency
  • Continuous personal development; reflect on skills, knowledge and behaviours and seek opportunities to develop, adapt to different situations, environments or technologies and have a positive attitude to feedback and advice

The training you will be getting

You will study on a Level 3 Metal Fabrication standard. On completion of this, you will gain a qualification in Engineering at Advanced Level 3.

During the first year of the apprenticeship, your learning will take place at the University of Sheffield’s AMRC Training Centre based at Catcliffe, Rotherham, for an initial block of study on a full-time basis. After this, you will attend the Training Centre for one day a week for knowledge study.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Completion of the University of Sheffield’s AMRC Training Centre apprenticeships are nationally recognised qualifications which are acknowledged and respected by employers across the world. These can open the door to many more opportunities, such as Engineering Management and Project Engineering positions across a range of sectors worldwide.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Since 1860, Qualter Hall has demonstrated engineering excellence and innovation both within the UK and Worldwide from its head office in South Yorkshire. Initially servicing the mining industry, the company has evolved to deliver solutions for the Nuclear; Bridge, Ports & Waterways, Flood control gates and barriers, Specialist Manufacturing, Shipyard presses and the management of all aspects of site works. With over 100 dedicated employees, Qualter Hall is proud to continue its history of excellence in design and manufacture, with the expertise to provide comprehensive engineering solutions across a multitude of industry sectors.

Employer

QUALTER, HALL & COMPANY LIMITED

Address

16 Johnson Street

Barnsley

South Yorkshire

S75 2BY

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Training

Training provider

THE UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD

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

Contact

AMRC Training Centre Recruitment Team

recruitment@amrctraining.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Metal fabricator

Level 3 (A level)

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


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Jul 2024