TAYLOR-SMITH FABRICATIONS LIMITED

Apprentice Metal Fabricator – TAYLOR-SMITH FABRICATIONS LIMITED

An exciting opportunity to start your career with a long established, successful and growing business. You will be working alongside and supporting highly skilled, experienced fabricators.

Reference number: VAC1000041222

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Wage – £11,700 per annum
Duration – 42 Months
Start date – 05 September 2022
Posted – 09/05/2022

Working Week:

Monday to Thursday 7:00am to 3:30pm, Friday 7:00am to 12:30pm. Total hours per week: 37.5.

Apprenticeship level

3

Positions

1

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an apprentice fabricator you will:

  • Work with different metals creating fabricated and structural products using engineering drawings
  • Cut, drill, shape and prepare materials using manual and power tools, calculating dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics
  • Adhere to Health & Safety regulations and policies and work proactively as part of a team
  • Maintain a good attitude to housekeeping, tidying up at the end of each shift

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 3 Metal Fabricator Apprenticeship Standard. In College one day a week over the full period of the apprenticeship.

The final year will involve completion of a portfolio and preparation for End Point Assessment (EPA). This measures the skills, knowledge and behaviours outlined in the standard and is carried out by ESFA approved organisations independent from the college.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The starting wage will be regularly reviewed and increase in line with performance and progression throughout the apprenticeship. Potential to be taken on as full-time member of staff at the end of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Strong work ethic.

Qualifications

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

About the employer

TAYLOR-SMITH FABRICATIONS LIMITED

UNIT 2, MILL FOREST WAY, OFF CHALLENGE WAY, BATLEY, WF17 6DS
Taylor Smith Fabrications Ltd was incorporated in 2007 but initially established by Paul Taylor in 2003. Paul has over 30 years of experience in the fabrication industry and his principles of quality workmanship and exceptional standards of customer service are the corner stones of the company’s success.

Closing date: 05 July 2022