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Trainee Fabricator

Roborough, Plymouth
United Kingdom
£11.44 per + Potential for overtime at increased rates
KL 4133/51


We have a fantastic job role available for individuals with a passion for craftsmanship and a keen eye for detail. As a Trainee Fabricator, you will have the chance to learn from our experienced team and develop your skills in metal fabrication. This is a great chance to join a growing company and become part of a dynamic team that values innovation and creativity.

Upon successful completion of the 3 month contract, role will become permanent. The initial pay is £11.44 per hour, and there are opportunities for overtime with increased rates.

Overtime Rates:
Weekdays:  Base Pay *1.25
Saturdays:  Base Pay *1.5
Sundays:    Base Pay *2


  • Work productively and safely in compliance with our systems of work
  • Maintain high levels of housekeeping
  • Minimise waste by using materials and consumable items efficiently
  • Fitting and assembly skills including the use of hand tools and marking out
  • Maintain good levels of workmanship and traceability
  • Measurement and inspection techniques using a variety of equipment
  • Support other departments and carry out other duties as and when required

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • Able to understand technical drawings, and apply technical information
  • Able to adeptly learn the context of a challenge and quickly integrate new skills
  • Able to identify and install improvements that are effective in achieving excellent quality, cost reduction and productivity improvements
  • Be quick to identify critical information and respond appropriately
  • Efficient at communicating through all levels of an organisation
  • Able to apportion time effectively to complete tasks


  • Flexible and willingness to go the extra mile to get the job done
  • Will be energised by challenges and drawn towards opportunities


  • Confident and professional when representing the company in person and in writing
  • Aspiring and keen to advance within the organisation

Personal and Interpersonal

  • A strong sense of customer focus (internal/external)
  • A candid team player who collaborates with peers to solve problems
  • Committed to self-improvement and development through the role in order to achieve career goals
  • Is known to consistently adhere to ethical principles and expects others to follow suit
  • Firm and diplomatic when negotiating

Hours: 7am – 5.30pm 4x day Mon -Thur. The doors are left open until 6.15pm for an easier commuting time.

When overtime is avaliable, it is paid at x1.25 through the week and Friday (non scheduled day) . 1.5x Saturday, 2x Sunday.