Fenestration Fabricator Apprentice Flair Windows

Flair Windows 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 and qualified in this industry.

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,145.60

    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: 6:30am to 3:15pm Friday: 6:30am to 2:45pm Breaks to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 39.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000221190

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Your day-to-day tasks will be:

  • Assembly of components onto the window sash.
  • Assembly of components onto the window frame.
  • Hang the window sash into the window frame.
  • Follow a work instruction programme detailing hardware and componentry specification.
  • Ensure the finished product operates within the required standard.
  • Ensure compliance with our quality expectation.
  • Scanning fabricated products for tracking.
  • Meet daily and weekly targets.
  • Maintain a safe working environment within the working areas ensuring all current Health and Safety legislation is observed.
  • General housekeeping.
  • Perform any other duties that may be deemed necessary to ensure the effective running of the department and the company.

The training you will be getting

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 to expect at the end of your 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, Problem solving skills, Team working, Physical fitness, Good practical skills, Safety Conscious, 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

Flair Windows are double glazing experts, supplying thousands of homes in Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield, and surroundings areas with high-quality double glazing since 1997. Whether you are looking to transform the appearance of your home with a new window, door or conservatory roof, we can help.

Employer

Flair Windows

Address

Unit 36

Minworth Industrial Estate

Forge Lane

B76 1AH

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Training

Training provider

GLASS & FENESTRATION TRAINING SOLUTIONS LTD

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Donna Allen

donna@flairwindows.com

0121 624 5001

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration fabricator

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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