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Fenestration Fabricator Apprentice DEMPSEY DYER LTD

Dempsey Dyer, have an excellent opportunity for the right candidates to join their experienced team of fabricators, gaining a Level 2 apprenticeship in Fenestration Fabricator. The successful candidates 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: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 07:30 am – 16:30pm & Friday 07:30am – 2:30pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Follow fabrication/assembly workstation instructions from set out to completion across a variety of fabrication tasks in the manufacture of PVC and timber windows/doors
  • Learn how to fabricate to the specifications set out by our various system suppliers and to Dempsey Dyer’s unique configuration in line with their British Standards accreditation
  • Be a positive team member willing to learn from your those around you. Develop skills to suggest improvements in processes to drive productivity
  • Learn techniques to enable you to fabricate the product to a high standard that meets our client’s requirements across both PVC and timber products
  • General housekeeping & work area cleanliness

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 people. This position has the potential to develop into a successful career for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Physical fitness, Good practical skills, Safety Conscious, Enthusiastic & committed, Excellent timekeeping, Reliable


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

Since 1977, Dempsey Dyer, a family business, have been manufacturers of high quality windows and doors. We have grown to over 100 employees and produce one of the most comprehensive product ranges available under one roof in the fenestration industry. We serve the trade and commercial sectors with our supply of timber, uPVC and composite products nationwide from our manufacturing facility in West Yorkshire.




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Training provider



Emma Hawke

01208 813568

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration fabricator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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