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Apprentice Windows and Doors Manufacturer BILL BUTTERS WINDOWS LTD

We have a great opportunity for an apprentice to join our team to help manufacture and assemble PVC windows. This is a fantastic chance to 'earn as you learn'!

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday, 08:00 - 17:00 and Friday, 08:00 - 14:00. Very occasionally you will be asked to work weekends.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your day-to-day roles will include:

  • The manufacture and production of PVC and Aluminium windows and doors
  • Measuring
  • Keeping work area tidy
  • In-house training provided
  • Onsite supplier training courses available
  • Great rates of pay
  • Good working environment

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

The apprenticeship training is delivered through the workplace. This training will teach you the knowledge, skills and behaviours set out in the Lean Manufacturing Operative standard.

On completion the apprentice will receive Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Diploma. Functional Skills in maths and English may also be required depending on current level.   

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

To secure a full-time permanent position within the business and to progress to become a fully qualified member of the team!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Punctuality, Polite, Flexibility, Good co-ordination, Personal Presentation, Good Manners


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

Things to consider

Following submission of your application you will be invited by Yeovil College to complete a telephone interview with an Student Recruitment Consultant before your application is processed and sent to the employer. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should the right candidate be found.

About the employer

Bill Butters is an established and reputable family-run business based in Sherborne, Dorset. We specialise and have vast experience in the design, manufacture, supply and installation of high quality yet affordable PVC-u windows and aluminium products. We offer a very personal and friendly service and our reputation, service and products are second to none. Our team of 20 staff has undergone significant investment in training and we can currently boast over 120 years’ experience within our leadership team. Our operations facility covers 26,136 square feet and we welcome potential customers to view their product and the manufacturing process first-hand. Our team are consistently complimented on our personal customer service and quality of our end products.








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Training provider



Wendy Jenkins


Apprenticeship standard

Lean manufacturing operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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