About the apprenticeship
Candidates will be trained to fabricate architectural aluminium windows, doors and curtain wall in the following systems Kawneer and Metal Technology. They will be trained to use various hand tools such as drills, drilling jigs, screwdrivers and measuring tapes. Candidates will also be trained to use small machines such as vertical routers, pillar drills, chop saws and window corner crimpers. Candidates will be trained in all aspects of fabrication from cutting and preparing material to assembling and completing frames for dispatch. All aspects of production will be taught alongside the companies health and safety procedures and quality system. Other duties will be allocated as appropriate including general housekeeping. Whilst in full-time employment you will undertake the following qualifications:
NVQ Diploma in Performing Manufacturing Operations
Certificate in Engineering Technologies
Essential Skills in Application of Number and Communication
Before applying for this position please ensure you are able to travel to and from the place of employment in Cardiff and to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a month. You will be employed full-time as an apprentice by this company based in Cardiff.
Keen to pursue a career in the industry
Punctual and reliable
Able to work well with others
Able to follow instructions
A good grasp of basic mathematical principles i.e. able to read drawings and measurements
Must be prepared to travel once a month to Pyle for off-the-job training, mandatory requirement of the apprenticeship
Basic GCSE Maths and English
Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No
Training provider course:
Foundation Apprenticeship in Performing Manufacturing Operations
About the employer
Dudleys Aluminium Limited
Lamby Way Industrial Estate
No, we are not part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.
Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.
Interviews to take place at the employers premises - XR Training will be in touch to organise.