Plumbing Apprentice LS GAS AND HEATING LIMITED

LS Gas & Heating are looking for an apprentice plumber, you will be working with a qualified plumber and will be learning all aspects of plumbing and heating in a domestic and or commercial setting.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 09 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00

  • Working week

    40 hours, Mon-Fri, shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC091053985

  • Positions

    1 available

LS Gas & Heating are looking for an apprentice plumber, you will be working with a qualified plumber and will be learning all aspects of plumbing and heating in a domestic and or commercial setting.

You will be learning how to;

  • Understand and apply domestic hot water system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic central heating system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic rainwater system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic above ground drainage system installation and maintenance
  • Install and maintain domestic plumbing and heating systems.

Pay/working Hours: £200 per week, 40 hours, Mon-Fri

Expected duration of the apprenticeship: 24 months


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Being able to follow instructions.
  • Having good communication skills.
  • Being methodical and organised.
  • Having good concentration.
  • Being able to work to strict deadlines

Personal qualities

The person we are looking for will be;

  • Tenacious
  • Reliable.
  • Trustworthy.
  • Fully committed to learning the job.
  • Not afraid of hard work.
  • Able to communicate in a business-like manner

Qualifications required

  • GCSE (or equivalent) ; Maths, English, ICT (or Science) Grade C or above

Future prospects

Qualified plumber, foreman, manager.

Things to consider

You will be working in and around the London area. The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer

We are a family run business covering Middlesex, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire We offer a wide range of specialised services including: Gas Appliance Servicing and Installations Heating Installations Kitchen and Bathroom Installations including Tiling All Plumbing including Hot Water and Cold Water Above Ground and Below Ground Drainage

Employer

LS GAS AND HEATING LIMITED

Address

112 William Heelas Way

Wokingham

Berkshire

RG40 1GS

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Training provider

Full on the job training to be provided and one day a week college attendance for underpinning knowledge. Candidate will work towards a full Plumbing apprenticeship in a Plumbing Level 2 NVQ, technical certificate, and functional skills, and employment rights and responsibility.

Apprenticeship framework

Plumbing and Heating

Training provider

UXBRIDGE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Uxbridge College

Contact

Alice Armson


Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 09 Oct 2017