Welding Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Ashtead Plant Hire Company Ltd (Employer)

Bedford College (Training Provider)

Annual wage £14,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, working 8 hours per day between 7.00am and 5.00pm.
12 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Engineering operative (apprenticeship standard)
24 July 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Are you looking for the opportunity to be a Welding Apprentice? Then Sunbelt Rentals based in Oundle are looking for you! With the current levels of advancement in technology, there could not be a more exciting time to join their team and have a successful career.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Sunbelt Rentals are the UK's largest equipment rental provider, they provide rental equipment to construction, industrial, energy, infrastructure, government and events. As a Welding Apprentice, you will work within one of their specialist service centres where you will manage multiple tasks and deadlines as part of a varied workday in a fast-paced operational environment. Some of these tasks will include undertaking the manufacturing or repairing of hoists, reading and interpret drawings, operating manual and semi-automatic welding and cutting equipment and operating hand power tools particular to the welding trade. Salary Range: 16 to 20 £14.000 21 to 24 £15.500 25+ £17.000

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

Engineering Operative – Level 2 EAL Level 2 Diploma in Engineering Operations EAL Level 2 in Engineering Operations

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Following successful completion of your apprenticeship you will be offered a permanent role with one of the best rental equipment providers in the industry. The size and scope of Sunbelt Rentals affords a wealth of opportunity for future progression and the development of possible higher-level qualifications and career pathways post-graduation.

Reality Check

Must be able to commute to workplace and to college each week. The employer will support your personal growth and development in line with your career aspirations. You will attend both in-house and manufacturer courses to expand your product knowledge and skills. Salary Range: 16 to 20 £14.000 21 to 24 £15.500 25+ £17.000

Skills Required

Enthusiastic, Able to be part of a team, Attention to detail, Good communication skills, Motivated

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9 - 3 (A to D)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9 - 3 (A to D)) Desired
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