Welding Apprentice Somerset Grill Co

We are looking for a Welding Apprentice to join our team at Somerset Grill HQ in Seavington St Michael. You will become an active member of our small production team specialising in the manufacture of our Argentinian Inspired Woodfired Grills. You will learn both Tig and Mig Welding on both mild and stainless steel.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    25 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Learning Tig and Mig Weld 
  • Preparation of Mild and Stainless parts for welding 
  • Final finishing of mild and stainless parts.
  • Final assembly ready for shipping
  • General upkeep factory

The training you will be getting

  • Engineering Operative Level 2 qualification
  • Training at Yeovil College

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Join our maufacturing team as a full time welder. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Creative, Kean To Learn


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 9 – 4 / A* - C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 9 – 4 / A* - C) Essential

About the employer

At Somerset Grill Co we build Argentinean inspired grills designed to bring the theatre and flavours of wood fired cooking to your garden.


Somerset Grill Co


Somerset Grill Co

Unit 2a Somercroft Farm

Seavington st micheal

TA19 0QB


Ben Naylor



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Training provider


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

Apprenticeship standard

Engineering operative

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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