Job Location:     Site Based / NE11 9JW

As an Apprentice Fabricator/Welder, you will support in a variety of tasks across the business, including manufacturing and installing staircases, handrails, balustrades and general steel fabrication and welding.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual who wants to learn and grow within the business. The appropriate candidate will be given an extensive training program, covering all departments within the organisation, in order to gain a general overview on how the business operates.


At Meldrum, we place real importance on recruiting the right person for the right role. Our Core Values govern the culture and behaviours we expect all of our employees to personify.


Being honest and having strong consistent moral and ethical standards combined with mutually beneficial colleague relationships in order to drive positive behaviour and culture. Respect and trusting in each other’s ability to do our job well, being accountable for our own actions and therefore being part of a successful team.

Pride & Passion

Placing a high importance on the value of the positive contribution each of us makes to the Organisation and the strength of commitment to do so.


Providing a level of service in line with our Quality, Environment Management Safety System (QEMS) and Best Practice.


New methods of working which drives efficient behaviours and Continuous improvement.


Meldrum Fabrication are looking for an individual who is committed to learning, and is keen to developing themselves. You must have excellent time-keeping skills and show that you are able to work well as part of a growing team.

We also ask that you have a minimum 3 GCSEs at grades 4 or above in Maths and English. All candidates will be required to complete a functional skills test in numeracy, verbal reasoning and problem solving.


We promote a culture which recognises innovative, creative and new ideas which adds value and helps the business grow. This means you will be able to put your stamp on the business.

To support you in achieving the best results, we offer fully funded training in a variety of fields, including technical, managerial and safety training.

We pride ourselves in our twice-yearly Staff Forums, where all employees are invites to celebrate and recognise their achievements with awards, drinks and food.

Meldrum is an equal opportunities employer, which means that the Company is committed to a policy of treating all its employees and job applicants equally.

For more information on this role, please review the attached job description.


Apply via this contact form, where you can upload your CV and we’ll be in touch – if we see you fit elsewhere in the business we will keep you in our talent bank.

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