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Wood Machinist Apprenticeship JACOBS JOINERY & SHOPFITTING LTD

You will be trained to become a highly skilled wood machinist. This will involve you using specialised machinery and tools with the aim of manufacturing very high quality bespoke joinery. Your apprenticeship would be a duration of 2 years of college, once this is complete there will be a further 2 years in-house training.

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Closing date: 01 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,206.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 7am - 4pm Friday 7am - 1pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000082669

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assisting a machinist with day-to-day work loads
  • Handling sawn timber boards and sheet material to be worked on
  • Assisting other machinists to ensure that Health & Safety guidelines are met at all times

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

  • Attending Chichester College as a day release student.
  • City & Guilds Furniture Making including wood machining qualification Level 2 NVQ
  • Workplace in Havant, Hampshire.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full time employment as a skilled trained wood machinist.
  • Experience bench joinery work.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Math (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Part of the job will be lifting solid timber and sheet material.

About the employer

Jacobs Joinery is a progressive shopfitting and bespoke joinery specialist operating from Havant in Hampshire. We combine traditional craft skills and finishing standards with the latest technology in joinery production. This allows us to supply first class shopfitting and joinery at prices that are competitive for our customers.

Employer

JACOBS JOINERY & SHOPFITTING LTD

Address

10 DOWNLEY ROAD

HAVANT

PO9 2NJ

Contact

Jeremy Rapley

info@jacobs-joinery.co.uk

02392228086

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Training

Training provider

CHICHESTER COLLEGE GROUP

Apprenticeship standard

Wood product manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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