There’s Still Time to Apply for Metsec’s Apprentice Training Programme

A Metsec apprentice in the training centre

Published on: Thursday, 2nd June 2016

Light gauge structural steel specialist voestalpine Metsec plc is looking for five apprentices to enter its award-winning training programme. Based at the company’s facility in Oldbury, West Midlands – complete with a state of the art training centre, the paid apprenticeship scheme offers the opportunity to work alongside experienced engineers, whilst completing an NVQ Level 2 in Performing Engineering Operations and allowing progression to Level 3.

Steve Giles, Environmental Safety and Training Manager at Metsec commented: “Nurturing young talent has always been crucial to the success of our business - which was reflected in our Express & Star’s Apprentice Employer of the Year and Business is Good for the Black Country Awards in 2014. To date, we have trained 48 apprentices that now make up 14% of our workforce. With a goal of extending this figure to 20% by 2020, we encourage hard-working, enthusiastic candidates with a passion for manufacturing to apply for the programme. Our apprenticeships offer a valuable opportunity to begin a career within the construction industry and we look forward to welcoming our new recruits.”

The closing date for applications is Thursday 30th June 2016. To apply, please send your CV detailing all previous employment to HR Department, voestalpine Metsec plc, Broadwell Road, Oldbury, B69 4HF or by email to hr@metsec.com.