Sheetmetal Fabrication Apprentice PWR EUROPE LTD

This apprenticeship offers a hands-on experience in a fabrication and manufacturing environment. You will assist experienced tradesmen, learn to handle various tools and machinery, and perform a range of tasks including sheet metal preparation, assembly of parts, and quality assurance. The role emphasizes safety, teamwork, and operating procedures.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

    £9.00 - £10.00per hour

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 7.00am – 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    22 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000252575

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Assisting tradesman
  • Assembly of parts 
  • Sheetmetal prep work 
  • Core prep work
  • Various clean up procedures for each job
  • Using hand and power tools 
  • Deburring 
  • Quality Assurance 
  • General production to support manufacture process 
  • Duties as directed by Fabrication Supervisor 
  • Works in accordance with standard operating procedures and established criteria;
  • Understands and undertakes basic quality control/assurance procedures including the ability to recognise basic quality deviations/faults;
  • Understands and utilises basic statistical process control procedures;
  • Follows safe work practices and can report workplace hazard
  • Basic hand and power tools experience 
  • Able to communicate verbally with work colleagues and supervisor 
  • Highly motivated 
  • Team player  
  • Strong work ethics through high standards of personal and professional behaviour 
  • Follow PWR Core values 

The training you will be getting

  • Metal Fabricator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Northampton College - Booth Lane - One day a week  

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Career Advancement: Opportunities to progress to roles such as Sheetmetal Supervisor, Team leader, or into advanced trades positions
  • Skill Development: Continuous learning through training programs
  • Professional Growth: Potential for leading projects or teams as skills and experience develop

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Highly motivated, Strong work ethic

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Math's (Grade 4) Essential

Things to consider

Educational Background: Further technical education is advantageous. Physical Requirements: Capable of performing physical tasks associated with metal fabrication. Skills: Basic experience with hand and power tools.

About the employer

Embark on a thrilling career journey with PWR Performance Products, a true success story that began with a father and son's vision. With relentless passion and dedication, we have become the leading manufacturer of cutting-edge automotive cooling products in Australia. We are a renowned name in top-tier global motorsports, and we've grown into a powerhouse with over 500 talented staff across Australia, America, and the UK, now listed on the ASX stock exchange. Be part of our rapid growth, shaping the future of our traditional markets and venturing into thrilling industries such as electric, aerospace, and defence.

Employer

PWR EUROPE LTD

Address

UNIT C VALLEY POINT

VALLEY DRIVE

SWIFT VALLEY INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

CV21 1TN

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Training

Training provider

NORTHAMPTON COLLEGE

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

Business Centre

business.centre@northamptoncollege.ac.uk

01604734323

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


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