WM Lee Apprenticeships

Are you looking for an exciting apprenticeship in foundry materials technology?

Then William Lee want to hear from you!

Our apprenticeships offer a great opportunity to learn and understand the science behind the production of complex iron castings.

On completion of your apprenticeship the industry offers a rewarding career with professional engineering qualifications.

Come along to find out more about the foundry technology apprenticeships we have on offer.

We currently have 4 apprenticeships available, to find out more, email

To enquire about one of our apprenticeships, email!

Our Current Apprentice's

Ben started with WmLee in 2017 as an apprentice in our Pattern Shop. Ben is undertaking his apprenticeship in partnership with Sheffield College completing his Level 3 Engineering Qualification through weekly day release. As a William Lee employee, Ben is paid to learn technical pattern and tool making skills and gain experience from working with skilled and experienced pattern makers.
Ben Oldfield
Pattern Shop
Edward and Sam are our engineering apprentices undertaking their mechanical and electrical engineering qualifications through the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), Sheffield University. Our apprentices worked alongside our experienced engineering team before joining AMRC, a world leading manufacturing research and training facility. Following their initial training in 2018, Edward and Sam will return to us to complete the second and third year of their apprenticeship with continued assessment from AMRC.
Edward & Sam
Mechanical & Electrical Engineers