Apprentice Fabricator Welder/ Fitter

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Procter Bros Ltd 11 Pantglas Industrial Estate Bedwas Caerphilly CF83 8XD
Apprenticeship rates
20 Feb 2021
02 Mar 2021
Start Date
About the apprenticeship


Duties will include shadowing a fully qualified member of the company to learn the welding skills and methods needed to complete your apprenticeship. You will be tasked with performing metal fabrication and utilising welding methods such as MIG/TIG, all-round fabrication and fitting skills to include using a guillotine, saws, drilling and tapping and mainly MIG etc.

Additional information

Before applying for this position please ensure you are able to travel to and from the place of employment in Bridgend and to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a week. You will be employed full-time as an Apprentice Welder & Fabricator by this company based in Bridgend. You will be enrolled onto a level 2 apprenticeship in Welding & Fabrication, and undertake the following qualifications:
- NVQ Diploma in Fabrication & Welding Engineering
- Diploma in Engineering Technology
- Essential Skills in Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy level 1



Candidates must be punctual.
Candidates must be flexible with hours worked.
Must be able to work with others as a part of a team.
Must be able to follow instructions and ask for guidance when necessary.
Candidates should be enthusiastic and committed to both the job and the training.
Candidates should have a keen eye for detail. - Must be able to read basic measurements.
Prior welding experience desirable but not essential.
Ability to drive is desirable but not essential, as long as candidate is prepared to travel back and forth to the XR Training Centre in Pyle and the place of employment.
Must recognise the importance of attending XR Training once a week in order to achieve qualifications in a timely manner.
Good time management skills.
Ability to manage workload efficiently.
You may be required to drive any of the company vehicles as and when requested (i.e. to visit various company sites and client sites) therefore, a valid & clean licence must be held at all times.


No minimum grade requirements.


Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:

Foundation Apprenticeship in Welding & Fabrication Engineering

About the employer

Procter Bros Ltd 11 Pantglas Industrial Estate
CF83 8XD

Disability confident


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.

Interview arrangements

Suitable candidates may be invited to an informal interview at the training provider (XR Training) before having their CV forwarded directly to the employer. This will be to ensure suitability for the apprenticeship programme. You will then be under consideration for final interview which will take place at the employers' premises. If selected, the training provider (XR Training) will contact you with details of the interview.