Fenestration Installer Apprentice ALUMINIUM DOOR & WINDOW SOLUTIONS LTD

Aluminium Door & Window Solutions Ltd have an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join their experienced team of Installers, gaining a Level 2 Fenestration Installer apprenticeship. The successful candidate will be mentored by an experienced team who will support the individual to become fully skilled & qualified in this industry.

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,360.00

    The wage range per hour is from £8 - £11 depending on experience. e.g. £8.00 x 40 hours = £15,360 annually. Wages will be paid weekly.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - typically 7am-3pm but hours will vary

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    13 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000229157

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

On a day-to-day basis as an apprentice, you will be doing the following:

  • Learn how to remove old and install new windows, doors & conservatories
  • Use a variety of specialised tools to undertake all the projects including manual and power tools.
  • Site cleanliness
  • Loading, unloading, and general labouring
  • Site health and safety rules and regulations
  • As an apprentice working in and around properties, you will have good customer service skills and a polite outlook

The training you will be getting

The apprenticeship in Fenestration consists of:

  • Intermediate Standard Apprenticeship-Fenestration Installer
  • Functional Skills in English and Math’s (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 program.

You will achieve a qualification in Fenestration Installer Level 2 Standard.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

On completion of the Level 2 Fenestration Installer 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, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Patience, Physical fitness, Good practical skills, Safety Conscious, Able to measure & make sums, Work from engineering drawings, Enthusiastic & committed, Excellent timekeeping, Reliable

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates Please be aware we work outside as well as inside on our jobs as they demand, and as such you may be out in the cold for long periods of time. The work can also be physically quite demanding so please consider this before applying.Please note that interviews may take place before the vacancy close date and the successful applicant may start before the advertised start date. We often work in schools and in properties occupied by vulnerable people such as hospitals and care homes. In order to work in these types of properties, you will be required to have an Enhanced DBS Certificate from Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). This will entail providing personal information including acknowledging if you have any convictions or cautions.

About the employer

Aluminium Door & Window Solutions manufacture and install manual and automated aluminium doors, residential and commercial aluminium windows, bi-fold doors, curtain walling systems, commercial shop fronts, conservatories and orangeries. Our clients include schools, local authorities, new build developers, private management companies and residential customers. With a combined knowledge and industry experience in excess of 60 years, we focus on manufacturing high quality aluminium systems and pride ourselves in offering the same personal customer service, whether for a large scale commercial project, new build, window and door refurbishment project or replacement of a single door or window.

Employer

ALUMINIUM DOOR & WINDOW SOLUTIONS LTD

Address

UNIT A BLACKBROOK BP

BLACKBROOK ROAD

FAREHAM

PO15 5DR

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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

Suzanne Revels

suzanne@aluminium-solutions.co.uk

01329 237780

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration installer

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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