Apprentice Steel Fabricator and Welder Engineer EURORAIL CRASH BARRIERS 2000 LTD
An opportunity to learn various skills and knowledge on the operation of multiple machines and plants while also being trained to weld parts essential to the Highways Sector. You will gain valuable experience working with technical drawings and receive guidance from experienced professionals practising in this industry for years.
Closing date: 04 Mar 2024
Overtime and Saturday work are available.
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
01 Apr 2024
01 Feb 2024
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
Duties will include, but will not be limited to:
- Operation and maintenance of a variety of machinery in producing parts essential to the Highways Sector.
- Learning about how to weld different thicknesses and types of metals together (mainly mild steel).
- Working and maintaining their work and products to a very high standard is overseen by several high-ranking accrediting bodies. (such as Horiba Mira, and Standards like BSEN 1090 and National Highways Sector Schemes).
The training you will be getting
The Apprentice will work towards their Apprenticeship Standard in Metal Fabricator Level 3.
The successful candidate will be assigned a dedicated assessor who will provide support and guidance throughout the course. This is a Day Release programme which means you will attend Lincoln College, 1 day per week, term time only. This will fall within your contracted working hours.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
After a few years, the apprentice will be coded to a wide array of several different weld procedures and be able to fabricate advanced components for the highways sector which is an industry with high demand for well-trained workers.
Apprentice will be forklift trained after some time and there will be opportunity for other workplace training such as first-aid and also weld inspection procedures (Liquid penetrant testing or Magnetic Particle inspection.)
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Things to consider
About the employer
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
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
Before you apply
Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.