Fireshield Sprinkler Protection Ltd

Apprentice Sprinkler Fitter


Fireshield Sprinkler Protection Ltd

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £200.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday dependent on customer requirements. Shifts TBC
duration: 18 months
start: 17 February 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Improving Operational Performance (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
31 January 2020 (application closing date)
This is a varied role that will involve on site work and includes mechanical engineering and fabrication and welding. The company would also like the candidate to train in computer aided design if not already experienced.


The role initially involves working as a sprinkler fitters’ mate and duties include:

  • Pipe cutting and threading
  • Reading coded drawings
  • Pipe grooving
  • General labouring
  • Looking after tools on site

Future Prospects

  • This is a young and growing company with lots of progression intended for the right person
  • The company director is looking for the right candidates who will progress into team leading roles

Reality Check

  • All work is on site and employer will collect employees from home for those who are not currently driving

Skills Required

  • Driving license
  • CSCS card
  • Good communication skills 
  • Good organisational skills

Qualities Required

  • Hardworking
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Able to work as an equal part of a team

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE Grade C/4 or above in English and maths or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Training will be provided by work-based learning with the company and day release at OTC
  • You will initially receive a level 2 qualification in Improving Operational Performance with possible progression to level 3
  • Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT will also be delivered at OTC, if GCSE grade C/4 or above have not already been achieved
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