Ref 9050
Oldham
£148.00 per week
40 hours per week


Metconnect Ltd is an independent welding supplies Distributor based in Oldham. They provide welding machinery, consumables, abrasives and industrial gases as well as a service & repair centre, hire fleet and training school. They have a vacancy for a Welding & cutting equipment. Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Apprentice.

Vacancy description

  • Engineering support to the welding industry
  • Calibration and preventative maintenance programs
  • Inputting results and data onto computer network
  • Health and Safety procedures
  • Working with customers and colleagues  

Other responsibilities include working with and learning from Highly Skilled Engineers in the Maintenance and repair of high quality industrial welding and cutting equipment.

You will gain practical experience in a range of disciplines including

  • Printed circuit board repairs
  • Electronic and Electrical components Water, Air and Gas circulation equipment
  • High voltage plasma cutting equipment Mechanical and Electrical manipulation equipment
  • All aspects of welding equipment
  • Learn how to programme high end welding machinery, adjust preloaded welding procedures and parameters and tailor unique welding programmes to suit customers specific needs.  

Desired skills

  • Must have an interest in the Electrical side of the business.
  • Know how to wire up a 13amp plug
  • Good Communication Skills  


Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Good Team Player
  • Self motivated
  • Punctual
  • Happy working off site, supervised by a Senior Engineer.


Desired qualifications

  • A good standard of Maths, English, Science and I.T