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Apprentice Furniture Manufacturer THE KITCHEN & JOINERY SPECIALIST LIMITED

The Kitchen & Joinery Specialist Limited are looking to take on a Apprentice Furniture Manufacturer based in Burnley to assist with day to day duties as required. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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

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Closing date: 20 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, 30 minutes lunch as well as 2 x 15 minutes breaks am/pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001705288

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Working alongside qualified Joiner
  • Assisting with the cutting up and processing of sheet material, turning it into cabinets 
  • Receiving goods inwards and putting stock away
  • Problem solving as every job is bespoke to meet glue to needs
  • Working with Corian and other forms of solid work surfaces
  • Delivering to customers and communicating with customers
  • Answering incoming calls 
  • Adhering to health and safety

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Candidates need to be physically able to carry out the physical demands of the role
  • Good knowledge of Health & Safety
  • Practical skills as there is a lot of lifting is required
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literate

Personal qualities

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Flexible 
  • Work well as part of a team and on own initiative

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualifications required

Future prospects

  • Possibility of progression onto full time employment.

Things to consider

  • The company may wish to interview applicants before the closing date, resulting in the vacancy being filled before the given date

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Here at PD Designs, we’ve been creating bespoke fitted kitchens and bedrooms, expertly designed to your specific wants and needs for over 25 years now. As an independent family business, we can provide you with the type of personalised service that you just don’t find anywhere else these days. From our new showroom (coming soon) and workshop in Burnley, where you can take a look around fully functional kitchen displays, bedroom displays and our portfolio of completed projects, you can really get a feel for the way we work and our attention to detail which shines through our designs. Then you can sit back and relax as we take care of everything else for you.

Employer

THE KITCHEN & JOINERY SPECIALIST LIMITED

Address

Browhead Works

Eastern Avenue

Burnley

BB10 2AP

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Training

Training provider

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd

Contact

North Lancs Training Group 01254 395355 recruitment@nltg.co.uk

  • Level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture Manufacturer Apprenticeship Standard, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English
  • Work based learning

Apprenticeship standard

Furniture manufacturer

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Oct 2021