AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit an Apprentice Sheet Metal Worker on behalf of our well-established client based in Lichfield.

Our client has over 40 years' experience in the production of high-quality metalwork for a wide variety of markets, these include Defence Ministries throughout the world, various rail networks, renewable energy providers, nuclear sectors and the retail market.

They operate from their 22,000 square foot facility in Lichfield, Staffordshire that houses our laser cutting and forming sections, specialist-welding department and ‘in houses’ paint shop.


The position is for an Apprenticeship, the position is initially 12-15 months with the strong possibility of a full-time role at the end of the programme.

During this time, you will work towards the following qualifications:

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standards

  • EAL L2 Diploma in Manufacturing (knowledge and skills)

  • English and Maths Functional Skills Level 1/ 2



General Duties

You will receive training to enable you to carry out the following duties:

  • All aspects of sheet metal work

  • Operating laser cutters and CNC Press brakes.

  • Read and understand engineering drawings

  • Follow engineering/manufacturing processes.

  • Health and Safety

  • General housekeeping

  • To ensure the confidentiality of products



Skills and Requirements

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Ambitious and willing to learn

  • Confident

  • Polite and friendly

  • Good knowledge of ICT / Microsoft Office Package



Working Hours

Monday-Thursday 7.30 am- 4.30 pm

Fridays- 7.30 am-12.00 pm

Total hours paid: 37.5

Hourly Rate: £6.00 ph.


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