Welding & Fabrication (x2) (Ref: VAC001512309)

Salary: Competitive Closing Date: 31 Mar 2019Hours: 30+

Universal Wolf is a leading UK manufacturer of complex sheet metal fabrications, partnering with brand leaders in multiple market segments, by demonstrating our Ambition, Appetite and Passion for Better.

Universal Wolf’s mission is to be a long term sustainable business, providing stability, security and opportunity to our employees and the wider region. We aim to protect and promote the traditional skills that form the bedrock of the community, and embrace technology to provide a scalable supply chain solution for our customers.

Vacancy short description:

Do you want to learn the skills that Universal Wolf need, earning while you learn?

We are looking for our next generation of talent, so we are looking for high-quality Sheet Metal / Fabrication apprentices to launch themselves into their career with Universal Wolf.

Working week: Monday – Thursday 8am – 4.30pm Friday 8am – 3pm

Vacancy full description:

You will be working alongside Skilled Sheet metal workers in our Fabrication environment. You’ll develop both a practical and academic knowledge of various areas of Welding / Fabrication. We’ve designed a 2 year programme providing our apprentices with the opportunity to gain key underpinning knowledge and skills. You’ll be preparing yourself for your career path gaining key knowledge to thrive within our rapidly growing business.

Personal qualities:

An underlying interest in Sheet Metal / Fabrication. 

A passion for Manufacturing, good mechanical aptitude and good attention to detail. 

Great interpersonal skills at all levels.

Qualifications required:

GCSE’s grade C or above in Maths and English

Future prospects:

The opportunity to work within an environment of continuous learning, achievement and progression because we believe that you should never stop learning and growing.

The chance to join a growing sheet metal business and be a contributing factor to its success where your achievement will be visible and recognised. 

Support from your Supervisor in achieving your goals and standards.

An unparalleled opportunity to see the results of how making Universal Wolf easier to both work with and within improves things for all involved.

Reality check:

You must be able to travel to our site in Blyth and to Northumberland College.

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