Boat Builder - RNLI
Poole • Closing Date: 30/03/2018
Level 2 & Level 3 Boat Building Apprenticeship
Year 1: £9,515, Year 2: £12,369, Year 3: £15,223, Year 4: £18,500
Do you want to join the RNLI to build your career at their centre of excellence and help save lives at sea?
RNLI's lifeboat crews and lifeguards need a dedicated, professional and talented team behind them to give them lifesaving equipment that will stand up to the most ferocious weather around the UK and Ireland. In 2015 they completed the build of the All-weather Lifeboat Centre (ALC) in Poole so that they can manufacture and maintain lifeboats to the highest of standards.
This is an exceptional opportunity for three highly-motivated individuals to undertake a four year boat building apprenticeship at the All-weather Lifeboat Centre (ALC) in Poole, commencing in September 2018. As an apprentice you will work alongside experienced Technicians on all classes of Lifeboat and associated plant.
Job roles & responsibilities:
During the four-year programme you will work towards both a Level 2 and Level 3 apprenticeship in boat building.
You will gain job specific skills, understanding engineering drawings, lofting to build plug and moulds, understanding of composite materials, assembling, installation, repairing, modifying, and maintaining.
You will need to hold at least three GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent including Maths, English and Science.