About the apprenticeship
Duties will include providing pipework and fabrication services for the food, pharmaceutical and refrigeration industry. Main tasks will include learning how to perform coded TIG welding, tasks to perform stainless steel fabrication, stainless steel process pipework, installation and repair services, bespoke pipework fabrication and installation, aluminium welding, aluminium fabrications, steel fabrications, sheet metal work and stainless steel fabrications.
You will be working with metals and tools, therefore a mature attitude and awareness of health and safety responsibilities is essential. Other labouring and general duties also to be carried out as required, e.g. maintaining a clean and tidy work area in line with health & safety working practices. Whilst in full-time employment you will undertake the following qualifications:
NVQ Diploma in Fabrication & Welding Engineering
VRQ Diploma in Engineering Technology
Essential Skills in Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy
Before applying for this position please ensure you are able to travel to and from the place of employment in Caerphilly and to the XR Training Centre in Pyle once a week. You will be employed full-time as an Apprentice Fabricator Welder by this company based in Caerphilly. You will be enrolled onto a level 2 apprenticeship in Welding & Fabrication.
Must be able to read basic measurements
Enthusiastic about the job and training with a real desire to qualify
Must show intuition and be good working manually/with hands
Experience with tools desirable but not essential
Must be able to travel to Pyle at least once a week for mandatory off-the-job training
Must be able to follow instructions and work with others
Prior basic knowledge or experience of metal work preferable but not essential
Basic GCSEs an advantage
Basic GCSEs - Maths, English
Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No
Foundation Apprenticeship in Welding & Fabrication Engineering
About the employer
APM Pipe & Welding Trecenydd 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.
Interview to take place at the employers premises - XR Training will be in touch to organise.