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Fenestration Fabrication Apprentice Right Price Pvcu Products Limited

Right Price PVCu Limited is looking for a committed and enthusiastic individual to join their team as a Fenestration Fabrication apprentice in Plympton.

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Closing date: 24 Aug 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.15 to £289.58

    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

    You will be working 32.5 hours per week, 9am to 4pm, across Monday to Friday, specific hours to be arranged at interview.

    Total hours per week: 32.50

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Aug 2021

  • Date posted

    25 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001716102

  • Positions

    1 available

The Apprentice's Role

  • The successful applicant will be working within an installation team
  • Working from design drawings to fabricate windows and doors
  • Applying hardware and beading windows
  • Using automated machinery (after training)
  • Assembly work using hand tools (after training)
  • Assisting with deliveries
  • Complying with all Health and Safety Polices

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The successful candidate must be able to use their own initiative, have a good eye for detail and take pride in your work. They must have a keen attitude and a willingness to work hard and learn new skills. You will also need to have the ability to pick up new skills quickly. They must also have good timekeeping and communication skills.

Personal qualities

You will also need to be punctual, trustworthy and honest as you will be dealing directly with customers in their own homes. Being polite and courteous to all customers and members of staff is also crucial at all times.

Desired qualifications

GCSE English and maths A*-C (9-4) or equivalent is desirable but not essential, but a positive attitude and good work ethic is essential.

Future prospects

On completion of your level 2 apprenticeship with the company, an opportunity to apply for a full time post may be offered to the right candidate.


About the employer

Right Price PVCu Limited is a family run business, with 28 years’ experience in manufacturing, supplying and fitting; PVCu windows, doors, conservatories, soffits, fascia and guttering, to homeowners and also direct to the trade.

They fabricate products directly from their Plympton factory using their own highly skilled craftsmen, and all installations are carried out by their team of expert and experienced fitters, who will insure the best possible result.

Right Price PVCu Limited have worked with the Skills Group for a number of years and have successfully trained other Apprentices who are now part of their team.

Employer

Right Price Pvcu Products Limited

Address

15

Kay Close

Plymouth

PL7 4LU

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Training

Training provider

Skills Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills to Group Ltd

Contact

Skills Group 01752 332442 enquiries@skillsgroupuk.com

The Apprenticeship in Fenestration Fabrication consists of:

  • Level 2 Fenestration Fabricator Standard

Most aspects of your training will be delivered on-site with the employer, and you will have regular site visits every six to eight weeks from your designated assessor, who will monitor your progress throughout your apprenticeship programme.

Skills Group will also support you to achieve Emergency First Aid and a Health and Safety Certificate, along with Internet Safety and Safeguarding.

You will also be supported by Skills Group to complete your CSCS online test, to achieve your CSCS Card which enables you to carry out site work, if required.

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration fabricator

Level 2 (GCSE)


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