Welding Apprentice NUSTEEL STRUCTURES LTD PAYROLL DEPARTMENT

An excellent opportunity to join Nusteel , based in Lympne near Ashford, to learn the skills and knowledge to become a qualified Welding Engineer. This company specialises in steel bridges, gantries and complex structures to the UK construction industry.

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Closing date: 17 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    17 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000251852

  • Positions

    3 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Produce good quality welds using two welding process/material type combinations (TIG, MMA, MIG/MAG, FCAW) and (Carbon and Low Alloy steel, High Alloy Ferritic/Martensitic Steel, Austenitic Stainless Steel, Nickel and Nickel Alloys, Aluminium and Aluminium Alloys) in two welding positions (Downhand, Horizontal, Vertical, Overhead)
  • Attain a qualification in accordance with one of the following standards:  ISO 9606 / ASME IX / BS4872 / AWS D1.1, determined by the employer. N.B. These qualifications are regarded as licences to practice in welding
  • Achieve a quality of work to meet international standards for dimensional and surface inspection (Visual, Magnetic, Particle Inspection and Dye Penetrant Inspection)
  • Position, prepare and check the welding equipment
  • Receive, handle and maintain consumables
  • Prepare, check and protect materials and work area ready for welding
  • Complete and check the finished weld ready for inspection and report into the production control system
  • Ensure that health and safety requirements are fully accounted for in all the above

The training you will be getting

General Welder Level 2

Attending Canterbury College, EKC Group one day a week. 

Trainer visits to the workplace once a month

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Could lead to a full time position 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 4/C or equivalent) Desired

Things to consider

Due to the location, must have viable transportation.

About the employer

At Nusteel Structures, we pride ourselves in consistently delivering a high level of service to our clients. From the smallest single span bridges to the largest road and rail infrastructure projects, our aim is to provide efficient manufacturing and installation solutions whilst at the same time ensuring a positive safety culture.

Employer

NUSTEEL STRUCTURES LTD PAYROLL DEPARTMENT

Address

LYMPNE INDUSTRIAL PARK

LYMPNE

HYTHE

CT21 4LR

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Training

Training provider

EKC GROUP

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

Blue Vinall

blue.vinall@eastkent.ac.uk

01227811315

Apprenticeship standard

Welder

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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