Apprentice Fabricator Welder
Reference No: 29633

Vacancy Filled

Sterling Fabrications Ltd
M30 0GJ

About this opportunity

The Apprentice will train to become a skilled Engineer gaining extensive practical and theoretical technical knowledge.

You will become competent in the complete manufacture of the full range of equipment produced in the workshop and capable of safely and effectively operating all machinery on site.

An excellent opportunity to become a uniquely qualified skilled engineer in a successful company.

A normal day would include

The successful candidate will learn all aspects of the operation of all site equipment. The continual aim will be to become a skilled engineer, with the ability to completely manufacture the full range of products produced in the workshop. The apprentice will follow a Fabrication/Welding apprenticeship route and become skilled in sheet metal work and welding processes. The individual will develop a high level of knowledge and understanding of Engineering Technical Drawings and Specifications with the eventual goal of working independently as a skilled engineer within the team.

Working correctly at all times to the company Environmental, ISO quality and H&S procedures.

Producing and maintaining accurate records in accordance with role requirements.

Demonstrating continual commitment to develop your skills and knowledge throughout your apprenticeship.

What you could go on to do

Progress to higher level qualifications and potential to develop within the organisation in the longer term. We are looking for people who want to learn, grow and thrive in the company.

How you will be supported

Full support will be provided by our Skilled Engineering Assessors and trainers at The Skills Company.

What will happen next

New applicants to The Skills Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any other information you need
• Any Assessments you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

The successful candidate will have achieved GCSE minimum Grade C in Maths, English and Science. Good I.T. skills with GCSE Grade C or equivalent level of achievement is also required.

Personal Qualities

A presentable young person with a desire to learn new skills
Willingness to work in a hands on engineering role
Good interpersonal/ team working skills
Dependable/ good timekeeping
Positive, adaptable and flexible attitude to work and personal development.


Ability to work in a logical organised manner
Committed to a career in Engineering
Be able to produce engineered components in an accurate manner
Good Communicator – verbal and written (emphasis on reports and documentation)
Able to work safely using tools and equipment
Able to interpret drawings and technical information
Ability to work effectively, efficiently and safely to schedules and deadlines.