Stainless Fittings - Level 2 Fabrication and Welding Apprentice

  • Company: Stainless Fittings
  • Location: Dudley, DY1 4SQ
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £195.00 per week
  • Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
  • Ref: VAC-00346
  • Application Deadline Date: 31/01/2022
  • Start Date: 21/03/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: 7:30am - 4pm Mon - Thurs and 7:30pm - 3pm Fri

Brief Description

DPL are the largest manufacturer and distributor of hygienic tubes, valves and fittings and they are recruiting for an apprentice to accurately fabricate and weld thin wall stainless steel to specific customer drawings using both manual (TIG) and orbital welding methods.

Qualifications Required

3 GCSEs or equivalent, at Grade 3 / D or above, including Maths and English Language

Personal Qualities

Be a team player
Be flexible
Be punctual and have an excellent attendance record
Be able to demonstrate excellent attention to detail
Be willing to learn and to take instruction

Skills Required

Ability to learn:
To read manufacturing drawings
To gain Fabrication experience
To work on ?thin wall? TIG welding
Good maths skills

Future Prospects

Once qualified, you will become a fabricator and welder

Vacancy Detail

DPL are the largest manufacturer and distributor of hygienic tubes, valves and fittings, designed to meet the most exacting standards. With a reputation for quality going back over 100 years, you can trust their extensive range of diamond valves and hygienic stainless teel tubes and fittings. Used in industries such as Pharmaceutical, cosmetics, drinks and dairy, where they are working to meet some of the most demanding requirements. Their superior hygienic tubes, valves and fittings where contaminants can?t hide. All of the products ensure that hygienic processes can be executed with ease. Based in the West Midlands, they house their manufacturing site where their experienced team can put their wealth of experience to work, resolving liquid process problems with tailored fabrications. DPL also have an expansive range of control and actuation solutions, you can rest assured that you will always be in full control.

DPL are searching for a level 2 welding apprentice to join their team to work on their tailored fabrications to the highest standards.

Welding Section
To develop the required manual (TIG) and orbital welding skills for the role
To be able to inspect manual and orbital welds and assess their suitability to meet customer requirements
To undertake coding as required to meet customer and company needs. (to include ASME BPE / ASME IX / EN standards)
To set and operate orbital welding machines accurately
To inspect own work and identify errors prior to passing to next section
To operate all equipment competently, safely and effectively within this section

General Job Accountabilities
To develop the knowledge and skills necessary to be able to complete the manufacturing requirements of the role.
To work with team members to create a smooth workflow across the shop floor
To develop an understanding and the practical application of materials handling
To undertake any new skills and training where required
To support any manufacturing projects initiated by the Manufacturing Manager
To undertake other duties as requested by the Managing Director
To understand the requirements of Health and Safety, to understand, maintain and to use, the appropriate PPE at all times

Other Information

Due to the high standards the company have to adhere to, you will be expected to have an appreciation of the hygienic sector, including pharmaceutical, food and drink, cosmetics and medical

This apprenticeship has expired