Ancon Building Products

Fabrication and Welding Apprentice


Ancon Building Products

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Weekly wage £160.00
40.0 hours per week Monday and Friday, shifts TBC.
duration: 3 years
start: 30 March 2020
Advanced(level 3)
Metal Fabricator Level 3 (A level) (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
6 March 2020 (application closing date)
The chosen candidate will study towards an Extended Diploma Level 3 in Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship.


Vacancy Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Apprentice Fabrication/Welder.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to develop a range of Fabrication skills in order to become part of our Production team.

When competent you will work to accurately fabricate a range of simple standard and bespoke fabricated building products (typ 3 to 12mm) to appropriate quality standard in line with customer requirements and/or company standards (BSEN1090-1) in the most effective manner. Accurately interpret customer/internal drawings/schedules/cutting list/Sales orders, highlighting/resolving any issues or anomalies prior to commencing operation.

Competently operate a range of fabrication equipment including MIG/TIG welding, plasma cutting, rolling, flattening, straightening, weld preparation and hand grinding equipment.

Future Prospects

  • The chosen candidate will study towards a Extended Diploma Level 3 in Fabrication and Welding Apprenticeship

Reality Check


Skills Required

  • Manual Dexterity
  • Good attention to detail
  • Demonstrate good team working abilities
  • Be able to work on own initiative
  • Be a highly motivated individual
  • Have good organisation and time keeping skills

Qualities Required

  • An effective team worker
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Motivated
  • Logical thinker
  • Adapts positively to change and willing to take on new challenges

Qualifications Required

  • The chosen candidate must have 5 GCSE's or equivalent at Grade C-A* or grade 4-9 under the new education grade system effective from 2016/2017 above, must include maths and English.

Training Provided

The Year one Fabrication and Welding programme delivered at the AMRC Training Centre over a 16-week full time block programme will include the following compulsory units:

  • Producing plate-work, components and assemblies
  • Preparing and using TIG or Plasma Arc equipment
  • Preparing and using semi - automatic MIG, MAG and flux-cored welding equipment
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