Apprentice Welder/ Fabricator

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Apprenticeship summary

Central Conveyors Ltd are currently seeking to recruit a welder/fabricator apprentice to join the engineering team at our factory in Barrow Upon Soar, Loughborough.

As a welder/ fabricator apprentice, your main responsibility will be to provide efficient and effective assistance to the engineering team.

Reporting directly to the production manager, the responsibilities of this position are:

  • Assisting with fabrication and manufacturing of all types of CCL projects
  • Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times and streamline work processes
  • Observe & assist current welder/fabricators at CCL
  • Responsible for cleanliness and housekeeping within your area
  • Occasional working on site, sometimes requiring staying overnight

You will also be trained to:

  • Learn how to read engineering drawings – basic & complicated
  • Measure and mark out
  • Have knowledge of engineering materials and handling of engineering information

We are looking for a reliable, self-motivated individual who is capable of learning fast and effectively.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to be trained and developed
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Well presented, polite and well spoken
  • Punctual
  • Trustworthy
  • Hardworking
  • Honest
  • Adaptable

About the employer

Central Conveyors Ltd

Whether it’s a simple belt replacement, or a new system design, Central Conveyors has the experience and expertise to make sure you get precisely the right product for your conveyance needs.

Many conveyor suppliers are simple middlemen, relying on their own suppliers, and are restricted to the range and type of systems they can provide. In contrast, Central Conveyors has its own dedicated team of project managers, designers and mechanical engineers, allowing us complete flexibility to construct a conveyor system to your exact requirements, and at a very competitive price.

Apprenticeship Framework:Improving Operational Performance
Weekly Wage: £180.00
Working Week: Monday to Friday 08:00 – 16:30 Annual holidays – 28 (including bank holiday)
Apprenticeship duration: 36 months
Possible start date: 08-07-2019
Level: Advanced

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