Newtown Bagenalstown, Carlow
Prodig Attachments Ltd
Here at Prodig Attachments are currently seeking candidates to enroll in our apprenticeship program. This is a full time position and is based in our factory in Newtown, Bagenalstown, Co Carlow.
About the Company:
At Prodig Attachments we manufacture a wide range of machinery attachments for the Agricultural, Construction and Recycling markets. We export to more than 14 countries around the world as well as our home market.
At Prodig we offer apprenticeship training in all areas of Metal Fabrication as well as CNC machine operation, assembly and many other areas. If you come to train and work at Prodig there is no part of metal fabrication you will not have experience in.
On successful completion of this Metal Fabrication apprenticeship, the apprentice is awarded a QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate Craft – Metal Fabrication.This apprenticeship consists of four on-the-job phases with Cross and three off-the-job phases in an educational organisation. Apprentices will be invited to attend their off-the-training phases in accordance with the SOLAS scheduling system.
This apprenticeship is deemed to be complete when an apprentice has successfully completed all on-the-job and off-the-job phases of their apprenticeship, which is a minimum of four years in duration from the date of registration.
Pay: This will be discussed at time of interview.
Trial Period: If employed, all new staff have to undergo a 6 week trial period before signed into the training program. This is to protect the employee and the employer. It gives the apprentice a taste of what he/she will be doing before he/she agrees on taking part in the apprenticeship. It also allows us (the employer) see if you are interested before we sign you into a 4 year job and training program.
Junior Certificate must be completed
Leaving Certificate is a bonus
Leaving or junior cert Engineering, Tech Drawing (DCG), Woodwork, Physics, Phys/chem are a bonus
Must be 17 years of age or older
No experience required (training provided)
Good communication skills
Ability to read manufacturing drawings is a bonus
Ability to work as part of a team
Past engineering experience is a bonus
Donny Nolan 059 9727494
Permanent / Full-time