Simon Wright Racing Developments Limited

Metal Fabricator Apprenticeship - Advanced (Level 3)

Simon Wright Racing Developments Limited (Employer)

West Suffolk College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,832.12
37.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm
42 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Metal fabricator (apprenticeship standard)
15 July 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

SWRD Ltd is a motorsport company manufacturing and racing the highest quality racing karts. Manufacturing, assembling and racing karts at regional, national and international levels. Located in Stretham, just outside Ely (CB6) the 4 person team operates from a purpose built factory just off of the A10.


What will the apprentice be doing?

The apprenticeship will take place in-house at the SWRD factory. Working alongside our experienced in-house metal metalwork fabricator, the apprenticeship will look to:

  • Be taught the skills required to produce high quality components
  • Chassis for the karting industry.
  • Have an increasing workload dependent upon improving technical ability and quality will provide a chance of constant learning and challenge.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Metal Fabricator Level 3

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of the apprenticeship there is the possibility of taking on a full time fabrication role at SWRD ltd.

Reality Check

The job requires to be on your feet for long periods of time.

Skills Required

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Essential
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