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Apprentice Joiner in Construction and Building ABSOLUTE DEVELOPMENTS (NW) LTD

Absolute Developments are a small building contractor operating predominantly within a 30 mile radius of Macclesfield. Projects of all types are undertaken from repairs and maintenance, renovations, internal refurbishment including kitchens & bathrooms, and extensions. They have an opportunity for an apprentice joiner to join the team.

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Closing date: 09 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00 - £200.00

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed by the employer.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    23 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001742128

  • Positions

    1 available

Absolute Developments are an established building company who are seeking a motivated apprentice to assist in both carpentry and general building tasks. The role offers the opportunity to learn a wide range of skills and develop professionally, moulding a well-rounded competent tradesperson with the intent to be rewarded with increased responsibilities over time. Day to day tasks will involv

  • Working on relatively small to medium domestic sites
  • Follow blueprints and building plans to meet the needs of clients
  • Full renovations on domestic properties such as complete refurbishments including fitted kitchens, fitted bedrooms, fitted bathrooms etc.
  • Install structures and fixtures, such as windows and moulding
  • Measure, cut, or shape wood, plastic, and other materials
  • Construct building frameworks, including walls, floors, and doorframes
  • Inspect and replace damaged framework or other structures and fixtures
  • Assist labourers and other construction helpers

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Basic understanding of building principles

Personal qualities

  • Punctuality & Attendance 
  • Enthusiasm
  • Energy
  • Attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn

Desired qualifications

  • No formal qualifications are required as full training will be given

Future prospects

There may be a full time position for the right candidate after successful completion of the apprenticeship 

Things to consider

Own transport would be an advantage but not essential as arrangements could be made for pick up and drop off.

Candidate is to make their own way to the job site or meet for pickup and drop off as above.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates.


About the employer

General Builders – Alterations, Property Repairs. All types of building work undertaken.

Employer

ABSOLUTE DEVELOPMENTS (NW) LTD

Address

1 Silk House

Park Green

Macclesfield

SK11 7QJ

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Additional location information

Absolute Developments Unit 180, Silk House Park Green Macclesfield SK11 7QJ

Training

Training provider

MACCLESFIELD COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College

Contact

Maxim Business Training 01625 410000 apprenticeshiprecruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 functional skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)


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