Electron Beam Welding Trainee

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1378735410-2
  • Date Posted: 3 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Jefferson Wells
  • Location: Fareham, Hampshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Aerospace, Civil Engineering, Engineering, Health and Safety, Manufacturing
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Electron Beam Welding Trainee

Permanent Role


Days-based, no weekends, overtime available

Starting Salary: 25,000 - 30,668

Are you an enthusiastic, driven, and hard-working individual who wants to further your career within Welding and Engineering for an internationally renowned, industry-leading Aerospace company? This job could be perfect for you.

As an Electron Beam Welding Trainee, you will be trained to become a Subject Matter Expert in using the Electron Beam Weld machine for highly niche projects. You will be trained up to become an integral part to the business for all EB Welding projects requiring this specialist skillset.

The Company:

  • A global multi-billion-pound company.
  • World-leading pioneer in the Aerospace industry.
  • FTSE 100 Company.
  • Great Benefits - such as Dental Plan, Sick Pay, Pension.
  • Friendly and Supportive Working environment.
  • Provides stability with work/life balance.

What You'll do:

As an EB Welding Trainee, you will:

  • Handle the EB Welding machine for specific welding projects
  • Be given training on EB machine to become Subject Matter Expert in this field
  • Weld materials at an intricate detail to meet company standards
  • Work alongside production engineering team and assemblers for set Aerospace materials
  • Review engineering drawings and apply engineering knowledge to perform best practice

What We're Looking For:

  • Basic understanding of Welding practices
  • Welding practical knowledge in metal components, temperatures, and safety requirements
  • Engineering knowledge within a similar industry
  • Experience with welding to an intricate detail
  • Eagerness for career progression and a team-player

What else do you need to know?

  • Full training is provided at every step
  • The hours for this role are on day shifts (08:00-16:30 Mon-Thu, 08:00-13:00 Fri, with earlier start/finish available!)
  • Substantial overtime available on evenings, nights and weekends once fully trained
  • Standard benefits include: 25 days annual leave + 9 Bank Holidays, Dental Plan, Employee Discounts, Family-Friendly policies, generous pension contribution, and more!
  • No visa sponsorship is provided for this role

What now?

If you believe this is the right opportunity for you, submit your up-to-date CV now. We are more than happy to answer any questions and support you wherever possible!