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Fenestration Fabricator Apprentice ALUMET SYSTEMS (UK) LIMITED

Alumet Systems UK Ltd, have an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join their experienced team of fabricators, gaining a Level 2 apprenticeship in Fenestration Fabricator. The successful candidate will be mentored by an experienced team who will support individuals to become fully skilled & qualified in this industry.

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Closing date: 29 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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 to Thursday 7.30am to 5.00pm / Friday 7.30am to 12.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    09 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000042473

  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your day-to-day tasks will be:

  • Working independently or as part of a team
  • Follow fabrication/assembly manuals from set out to completion
  • Learn how to fabricate to the specifications set out by our various system suppliers
  • Learn techniques to enable you to fabricate the product to a high standard that meets our client’s requirements
  • General housekeeping & work area cleanliness
  • Loading, unloading, and general labouring
  • General Health & Safety
  • Health and Safety rules and regulations

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

The apprenticeship in Fenestration consists of:

  • Intermediate Standard Apprenticeship-Fenestration Fabricator
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths (Level 1/2) where applicable

All aspects of your training will be delivered on-site with your 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.

You will achieve a qualification in Fenestration Fabricator Level 2 Standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of the level 2 Fenestration qualification, providing you show the correct skills and abilities, you will have the opportunity to progress onto a full-time position and possibly a level 3 apprenticeship.

We are looking to invest our knowledge, skills and time in the right person. This position has the potential to develop into a successful career for the right candidate with the position growing with the company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Physical fitness, Logical Skills, Creative Skills, Being Initiative, Good Patience, Good practical skills, Safety Conscious, Able to measure & make sums, Work from engineering drawings, Enthusiastic & committed, Excellent timekeeping, Reliable

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade A* - C / 9 - 4) Desired

Things to consider

The work can also be physically quite demanding so please consider this before applying.

About the employer

Established in 1992 by Gary Summers, Alumet has grown year on year & now has over one hundred members of staff. Alumet is able to offer design, manufacture & installation services for the complete building envelope, including aftercare & maintenance. Alumet is one of the most respected specialist contractors in the UK, working with a broad range of blue chip contractors & clients in Great Britain. From its central headquarters in Warwickshire, the company is able to service the whole of the UK.

Employer

ALUMET SYSTEMS (UK) LIMITED

Address

Senator House

Bourne End

Kineton Rd Ind Estate

CV47 0NA

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Training

Training provider

GLASS & FENESTRATION TRAINING SOLUTIONS LTD

Contact

Emma Hawke

emma@gftsltd.co.uk

01208 813568

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration fabricator

Level 2 (GCSE)


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