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Fabrication & Welding Apprenticeship


Job Details



Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive DOE plus benefits

Closing Date

19/05/2021 11:00

What could you do with a globally-recognised brand?

What could you do with a globally-recognised brand?

JCB is a world-class, family-owned business. We are proud of our achievements and recognise that future growth and success is shaped by the ambition of the JCB team. If you are looking for a career with a business where people really count, look no further.

About your role

As one of the largest manufacturers of construction equipment in Europe, JCB consumes over 175,000 tonnes of steel a year, which is cut, bent, welded & assembled to produce its signature yellow machines.  

As a Level 2 Apprentice in Fabrication and Welding you will work at one of JCB’s UK facilities, where you will develop the knowledge and practical skills to manufacturer JCB machinery and become a skilled JCB Fabricator or Welder; skills which are in high demand across the JCB Group. 

Working with experienced JCB employees on some of the finest construction & agricultural equipment in the world, this scheme will start you on the road to a successful career in Fabrication or Welding areas of the organisation. 

Duration of Study

Up to 18 months


Level 2 Apprenticeship standard

About you

Minimum 4 GCSEs, or Equivalent, Including Maths & English at D/3 or Above.


Minimum 2 Years Industry Experience

Minimum age of 18 years or above

Rewards and Benefits

Our achievements – now and in the future – are down to our 14,000-strong worldwide workforce. To say thank you, we give everyone here career development and the chance to progress. We also pay great attention to employees’ health and welfare. You can expect medical insurance and dental care schemes, plus access to our healthy living centre. Naturally, this comes with a competitive salary, company pension and 33 days’ annual leave.

JCB is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

Recruitment agencies: JCB does not accept any speculative approaches to present candidates for advertised vacancies.

 No closing date? If so, that’s because we often only advertise until we have filled the position. It’s therefore best to submit your application as soon as possible.

Note: Please be aware there is a series of tests and a video interview to complete as part of the recruitment process.





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