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Apprentice Fabricator Welder

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity for an Apprentice to join our well-established team based at Shafton.

We are looking for an apprentice with a keen interest in Fabrication to join our skilled team. This is a great opportunity for a motivated and eager individual.

The successful post holder will gain valuable experience in the steel industry, and have the opportunity to work with major companies across the country and work on an enviable list of high profile projects.

The Company

Shafton Steel Services is a trading division of Billington Structures Ltd, structural steelwork specialists based in Wombwell, Barnsley. The company quickly established itself as major regional supplier to the fabrication, engineering and manufacturing sectors specialising in the supply of profiled plate (up to 300mm), bars and fittings.

We are one of the best equipped steel service centres in the UK. We continue to invest in the leading technology for cutting, drilling, profiling, shotblasting and priming equipment to service our customers.

Our experienced technical and operational teams pride themselves on providing the highest quality of product and service, quickly and reliably.

The Role

The successful apprentice will work alongside our highly skilled Fabricators at our Shafton workshop.

You will develop the skills required to read engineering drawings, operate a range of machinery and fabricate structures to a very high standard.

You will join a structured Apprenticeship Programme, completing an appropriate NVQ, Functional Skills and a technical certificate at a local College.

Candidates must have achieved a good general standard of education, preferably in maths and a technology subject.

We are looking for a highly-motivated individual who is eager to learn with a positive energy and attitude.

Salary & Benefits

We can offer a competitive benefits package including a company pension and sick pay scheme and overtime.

How to apply

Please forward your CV and covering letter to


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