Firstgrade Recycling Systems design, manufacture and install machinery for the waste processing industry. They are a small fast growing company, based just outside Bury St Edmunds. They have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice welder to join the team.
We are looking for a Welder/Fabricator Apprentice to learn how to build our equipment as part of an Apprenticeship. The role is based in the production department and will involve:-
- Cutting and drilling
- Spray painting
- Assembling final assemblies prior to shipment
- Loading and loading vehicles (Forklift training will be given)
- Installation on site if required
GCSE grade 3 or above in maths and English, or equivalent.
- Good attention to detail and accuracy
- Great team work skills
- Able to follow instruction
- Passionate and enthusiastic
- Willingness to learn and be involved
Full Level 2 General Welder (Arc Processes) Apprenticeship Standard
Things to consider
Salary would start at £5-6.00 per hour, but would be reviewed every 6 months during the Apprenticeship (June and December). Benefits include 20 days paid holiday, increasing by one day per year after 5 years to a maximum of 25 days and a workplace pension scheme. Hours 38 hours per week, overtime normally available. Travel may be required periodically within the UK to assist with installations and service.
Firstgrade Recycling Systems design, manufacture and install machinery for the waste processing industry.
They are a small fast growing company, based just outside Bury St Edmunds, working from two industrial units, primarily welding and fabricating and assembling the equipment before shipping to site for installation.
The position opens up a number of avenues.The primary role is as a welder fabricator manufacturing equipment at our Cockfield site, but with possibility in specialising in - Stock - making sure all parts are pre drilled and cut prior to welding and assembly - Spray painting and finishing - Assembly of the components - Installation and service of our equipment
The closing date for this job offer is on 10/07/2020
This job is located in Cockfield, Suffolk
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