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Apprentice Fabricator - Kevin Ryan

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the right person who wants to work on specialising camper vans with state of the art design, finish, technology and engineering techniques. We fabricate the full design, weld, make the structures, fixtures and fittings to the highest standard.

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage: £159.10

Working week: Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm

Total hours per week: 37.00

Expected duration: 18 months

Possible start date: 12 Jul 2021

Apprenticeship level: Intermediate Level 2 (GCSE)

Your day to day duties will include:

  • Specific marking out and preparation techniques
  • Designing and fabrication structures and surrounds for internal camper vans
  • Installating latest technology and fittings to meet customer requirements
  • Different fabrication and joining techniques
  • Specific safe working practices, isolation procedures and safe reinstating of equipment/system that need to be observed
  • Shape the materials using the appropriate methods and techniques
  • Join the materials using the appropriate methods and techniques
  • Produce components which meet the specification requirements
  • Carry out quality checks during and after the fabrication activities

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Personal responsibility and resilience – Comply with the health and safety guidance and procedures, be disciplined and have a responsible approach to risk, work diligently regardless of how much they are being supervised, accept responsibility for managing time and workload and stay motivated and committed when facing challenges.
  • Work effectively in teams – Integrate with the team, support other people, consider implications of their own actions on other people and the business whilst working effectively to get the task completed.

Personal qualities

  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills – An open and honest communicator, communicates clearly using appropriate methods, listen well to others and have a positive and respectful attitude.
  • Focus on quality and problem solving – Follow instructions and guidance, demonstrate attention to detail, follow a logical approach to problem solving and seek opportunities to improve quality, speed and efficiency.
  • Continuous personal development – Reflect on skills, knowledge and behaviours and seek opportunities to develop, adapt to different situations, environments or technologies and have a positive attitude to feedback and advice.

Desired qualifications

Must hold A to C/GCSE 4 in Maths and English or equivalent

Future prospects

  • Will learn internal training on other parts of the business including auto electrics

Things to consider

  • Must be accurate with measuring and recording sizes and information

About the employer

Custom Campers Midlands specialise in customising Ford transit vans to state of the art camper vans for the highest level of finish. 

Custom Campers Midlands has an experienced team of camper van builders, offering all sorts of services with a great reputation for quality workmanship, fantastic, unique ideas and trusted advice, all at competitive prices.

With fully qualified staff in Gas and Electrical fitting along with an auto electrician and mechanics you can be sure your beloved camper is in safe hands. We use state of the art bluetooth and sound systems, with the latest technology.



Apprentice Fabricator - Kevin Ryan

Aldridge, Walsall, UK

Published on 14 Jul 2021

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