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Apprentice Fenestration Fabricator (35420) The Bi Folding Door Company

This family run business are looking to recruit their next generation of talented fenestration fabricators to join their busy, friendly team based in Bury.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    7.30am-4.30pm Mon to Fri

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Whilst training you will be learning to:

• Manufacture windows, doors, bi folds and curtain walling
• How to read fabrication drawings and produce finished goods
• The skills to fabricate products to a high standard and meet the client’s expectations
• How to use the machinery and become competent using hand/power tools
• You will gain a great understanding of health and safety within the glass industry
• Help the team with general housekeeping, loading and unloading and any other duties as required

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

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

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 qualification in Fenestration Fabrication

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Strong practical skill, Enthusiastic, Committed, Willing to learn


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

About the employer

Operating out of a state-of-the-art facility in Bury, Lancashire, we manufacture and supply aluminium solutions to domestic and commercial projects right across the UK. Within our facility, you can find the latest manufacturing machinery being operated by a team of highly-trained staff that utilise our 30+ years of manufacturing experience to the full extent. Contrary to our company name, we’re much more than just bi-fold doors. We supply architects, fabricators and installers with aluminium roof lanterns, a wide range of aluminium windows, curtain walling and more.


The Bi Folding Door Company






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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration fabricator

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2022