Welding and Fabrication Apprenticeship – The Keystone Group

The Keystone Group-340

Location: Cookstown

Job type: Full time


Full job description

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a fast growing and dynamic company. The Keystone Group consists of Keystone Lintels, IG Lintels, Keylite Roof Windows, smartroof, IG Elements and IG MSS. IG MSS provide the most practical and advanced range of Masonry Support products on the market.

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage
  • Working week
  • Monday to Friday

Total hours per week: 39.5

  • Apprenticeship duration
  • 2 years
  • Apprenticeship level
  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship


Duties include:

  • To understand MIG welding and press brake process and become a valuable member of the team
  • To be able to work competently unsupervised
  • To be able to interpret drawings and identify potential issues
  • Work to tolerances specified on each job
  • To be proficient in using all required work shop tools
  • To work safely using PPE provided
  • Requirements and prospectsDesired skills
  • Hardworking
  • Reliable
  • Punctual


Future prospects

Possibility of full time employment upon completion of apprenticeship.


About the employer

Founded in 1958, IG is a division of Europe’s largest manufacturer of steel lintels and masonry support systems. The major activity of IG is the design, development, manufacture and supply of standard and custom made masonry support. IG’s extended range of building components includes Brick Slip Feature Lintels, Steel Support Systems and Windposts.


  • Applicants should possess the ability to work efficiently and prioritise their workload
  • Should be self-motivated and able to work on their own initiative with a clear focus in quality
  • 5 x GCSEs Grades A-C or equivalent


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