Apprentice structural fabricator/welder
Employment Type:
National Minimum Wage for Age Group
Closing Date:
30th June, 2018

A great opportunity for the right person, working in a busy engineering workshop, alongside fully trained well paid tradesmen. You will be learning from their experience and will be instructed in working safely whilst producing high quality products for the building industry. You will be helping to make products by measuring and cutting material to shape using power tools and hand tools etc. Helping to assemble products by Tack welding and screwed fasteners. Some small bench work will be completed but also large scale work on much bigger projects will be completed on and [sometimes] off site

Skills Required

  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions as described by other team members
  • Organisation Skills (Able to manage time effectively and prioritise workload accordingly)
  • Understand how to deliver right first time approach
  • Good communication skills, verbally and written.
  • Able to work as part of a team and alone on tasks, while maintaining the high standards for quality and H&S

Personal Qualities 

  • Good time keeper and attendance
  • Proactive approach to seeking knowledge and a learning attitude
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach to everyday work tasks
  • Open to change and new ideas
  • Willingness and desire to take responsibility and use own initiative when needed
  • Commitment to own personal professional development [willingness to learn]


  • GCSE Maths and English A*- C or Functional Skills [or equivalent]; preferred but not essential as training will be given if needed to achieve the next grade level
  • CSCS Card…. Not essential, but training can be given if needed to achieve this unit

*Please note that all applicants will need to successfully complete a work trial before being signed up on to the apprenticeship programme

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Atlasco Constructional Engineers Limited has over 50 years of experience providing innovative, economic and sustainable steelwork & cladding solutions to the construction industry. Founded in 1954 we became incorporated as a UK Limited Company in 1959. Our offices and fabrication facility are based in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, enjoy modern facilities and benefit from a central location, close to major transportation links, allowing us to serve every part of the UK. We specialise in the design, detailing, fabrication and erection of all types of steel structures and associated cladding systems. Combining our extensive in house knowledge of these elements gives our new and many repeat clients access to more efficient and cost effective building solutions. Through continued investment in our business we have expanded into all market sectors and have the capability of carrying out a wide range of contracts up to the value of £2,500q,000. As members of the British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA), Steel Construction Institute (SCI), Construction Line and Safe Contractor we are always at the forefront of advancements within the industry. Atlasco is accredited to ISO 9001 by the SCCS. Our quality management system dictates that quality is at the core of our business. We strive to maintain the highest standard of quality and customer satisfaction at all times. In line with EU law we are a fully compliant CE marked structural steelwork contractor. Our CE marking status demonstrates that Atlasco has in place (and fully operational) the required Factory Production Control (FPC) system complying with BS EN ISO 1090:2-2008+A1:2011. This runs in tandem with our ISO 9001 Quality Management System.