Start your career at BRIDMET.


Bridmet are a sub contract manufacturer of components and assemblies. Employing 100 staff and utilising the very latest in modern technology to manufacture a range of sheet metal fabrications. Serving a wide variety of industries including education, semi-conductor, water filtration, military and aviation, and special purpose machinery. Bridmet are a successful privately owned business who has enjoyed consistent year on year growth since its inception in 2008. You will be taught how to utilise, to best effect, all welding process equipment, machines & supporting equipment within a highly professional machine shop, which will include, Manual Milling, Manual Turning, CNC Milling & CNC Turning.

We are looking for someone who:
• Is highly self-motivated & disciplined.
• Can demonstrate the ability to listen & follow very specific instructions & guidance, but not be afraid to ask questions.
• Is punctual, hardworking & demonstrate a keen desire to learn.

Training will be onsite, on the job training, which will be overseen by skilled, time served engineers. There will be a day release program in which you will attend Weymouth College 1 day per week to study, develop your technical knowledge and understanding and become certified in the following areas:
• Engineering and Environmental Health and Safety
• Computer Aided Design (CAD)
• Metal Inert Gas / Metal Active Gas Welding Process (MIG)
• Tungsten Inert Gas Welding Process (TIG)
• Producing Sheet Metal Fabrications
• Mechanical Engineering Principles
• Engineering Inspection and Quality Control

At the end of the Apprenticeship period, the company would look to maintain employment with potentially various development opportunities within this growing area of the business. The idea behind running an active and ongoing Apprenticeship program is to invest in young people and provide sustainable employment going forward.

Our apprentices today are our future tomorrow.

Earn Whilst You Learn

Earn while you learn with our fantastic rates of pay. With our day release college programme, we offer a highly competitive wage which will set you on a path to a well paid career in engineering. Set the foundations for a successful future at Bridmet.

Carve Your Career

With our varied training programme you will gain experience in all of our departments and with all our machinery and systems in both production and planning, helping you identify your strengths and interests to nuture your future career at Bridmet.

Current Apprenticeship Opportunities


We offer a wide and varied training programme through our fabrication department, this includes operating the laser cutting machines, metal forming using the latest CNC equipment, welding with a variety of metals, powder coating and mechanical assembly.

CNC Machining.

We boast a modern and well-equipped CNC machining workshop backed up with the latest software. Learn to programme, set and operate these incredible machines making high quality and incredibly accurate components.


Running the latest 3D design software our engineering department offers training in both 2D & 3D design along with post-processing for all of our machines. Our diverse work mix will give you access to design experience in a multitude of sectors including aerospace, architectural and military.

Systems and Planning.

We have lots of exciting opportunities in our office including production control and planning, purchasing, finance and more. We are also continually developing and implementing new software and systems, designed and controlled in house.

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