Job Title : Sheet Metal Worker Apprentice
Employer : PanelTec Limited
Location : Bedford, MK41 0HU
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Engineering
Vacancy Reference : VAC-12264
Brief Description : We are looking to train an apprentice in all aspects of sheet metal work, including machinery operation and welding. Our highly skilled team work to the same exacting standards whether fabricating in stainless steel, carbon steel or aluminium.
Qualifications Required : You will need a minimum of three GCSEs at grades 9-3 (A*-D) or Level 1 equivalent, ideally including English, maths, science and/or a technical-based subject such as engineering or product design.
IT skills may also be helpful as we do use CNC design + programming software.
Vacancy Detail : We are looking to train an apprentice in all aspects of sheet metal work, including machinery operation and welding. Our highly skilled team work to the same exacting standards whether fabricating in stainless steel, carbon steel or aluminium.
Tasks will include:
- Reading and working to engineering drawings
- TIG welding in steel, stainless steel and aluminium
- MIG welding in steel, stainless steel and aluminium
- Use of hand tools to mark out, cut, drill and finish components
- Use of machines to cut and fold metal and to punch or drill holes
- Assembly of finished components
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 40 hrs p/w Mon-Fri 8.00am-4.30pm
Salary : £ 172.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 23/05/2021
Possible Start Date : 28/06/2021
Personal Qualities : - Hardworking
- Willing to learn
- Able to work as part of a team
Skills Required : A keen interest to learn and develop new skills and knowledge, with a particular focus on practical hands-on skills.
Future Prospects : Upon completion of the apprenticeship, we hope the apprentice will have a full career within the company.
Training to be Provided : Engineering Operative – Level 2
EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations
EAL Level 2 in Engineering Operations
Other Information : Candidates must attend an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team and complete an online maths and English test which will be sent out prior to your initial interview if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.
The Bedford College Group reserve the right to close the vacancy early.
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