Apprentice - Engineering Operative (Fabrication Welding)

LEDBURY WELDING & ENGINEERING LTD

LEDBURY, HR8 2SR

Closes in 13 days (Thursday 1 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 4 June 2024


Summary

Start your engineering career with one of the countries leading bulk fuel manufacturers. We are a friendly team based in the small town of Ledbury. Learn from colleagues who have over 30 years experience in the industry.

Annual wage
£12,480 to £22,308 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Engineering operative (level 2)
Hours
Monday to Thursday, 08.00 - 16.30. Friday, 08.00 - 15.30. Half an hour unpaid lunch break.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September

Duration

1 Year 6 Months

Positions available

2

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Formal training is delivered at HWGTA, located in Hereford (HR4 9SX)

Level 2 comprises of:

Duration approximately 18 months, which includes 24 weeks off the job training to cover practical and theory aspects working to complete the following qualifications:

  • EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations (Skills)
  • EAL Level 2 Certificate in Engineering Operations (Knowledge)
  • You will receive monthly visits from your assigned Learning and Development Specialist, who will set you work, monitor your development and wellbeing, and discuss training sessions. They will also prepare you for your End Point Assessment.
  • Additional training for functional skills in English and Maths will be undertaken if needed.
  • There is also a five-day teambuilding residential trip that is held in the spring of each year offered to all apprentices on programme.

Where you’ll work

NEW MILLS INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

LEDBURY

HR8 2SR

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

HEREFORDSHIRE AND WORCESTERSHIRE GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Your training course

Engineering operative (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents

Your training plan

This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

Requirements

Desirable qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • English and Maths (grade 4 or C above)

Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

Skills

  • Team working
  • Conscientious

About this company

Ledbury Welding and Engineering is one of the UK’s leading bulk fuel manufacturers, supplying most the major supermarket chains with our modular filling stations, as well as providing bulk fuel storage for hauliers, coach companies, etc.

http://www.lweltd.co.uk (opens in new tab)

After this apprenticeship

  • Potential progression to a full time position as a Welder/Fabricator upon successful completion of the apprenticeship

Ask a question

The contact for this apprenticeship is:

HEREFORDSHIRE AND WORCESTERSHIRE GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Lisa Wilkinson

lisa.wilkinson@hwgta.org

01432377002

The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000255193.

Apply now

Closes in 13 days (Thursday 1 August at 11:59pm)

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