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Apprentice Site Carpenter J.M.HILL BUILDING SERVICES LTD

This is a fantastic opportunity to join J M Hill Building services Ltd as a site carpenter. They are looking for an ambitious individual to join their team and learn all aspects of site carpentry through support from the company and experienced work based tutors from The Chesterfield College Group.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 7:30 - 16:30 with 1 hour for lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The position includes a diverse range of duties to ensure you will learn all aspects of site carpentry and gain valuable experience. 

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Refurbishment work
  • Stud work
  • Skirting
  • Ceiling building
  • Insulation
  • Floor laying
  • Timber roofs
  • Fire door installation and maintenance 
  • EWI
  • Soffit and Fascia
  • The right candidate must have a basic understanding of building principles in particular joinery

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Effective Communication
  • Good Timekeeping
  • Good Team worker
  • Logical Thinker
  • Able to work independently when needed

Personal qualities

  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the role
  • Willing to Learn
  • Adaptable 

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grade 3/C or above in Maths and English
  • You must have a full UK driving license for this position due to the nature of the role

Future prospects

The Chesterfield College Group continues to develop strong relationships with employers and we encourage any organisation considering recruiting an apprentice to support them to progress onto a higher apprenticeship level, or offer full time employment at the end of their apprenticeship.

Things to consider

  • Physical work
  • You must have a full UK driving license for this position due to the nature of the role
  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week), For more information please visit:

About the employer

Based in Mansfield, Notts, J M Hill operate with a highly trained workforce all of whom are DBS checked and CSCS registered. Being builders in Mansfield places us perfectly central to service Mansfield, Chesterfield, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. However, if you require our services outside these areas please call, we have worked on many projects in all parts of the UK.

Our teams have been working within the industry for many years, where they have gained invaluable experience, expertise and knowledge. 

We regularly work on all types of project, including repairs and maintenance, groundworks, extensions and refurbishments, through to major new builds. 

Operating in both the domestic and commercial market place, we are able to offer our expertise and experience to all jobs, however large or small, from conception through to completion. 

We invest in the local community by sponsoring and partnering local charities and organisations and by hiring local employees and apprentices as our volume of work increases.
A huge passion of J M Hill Building Services is our commitment to the environment, especially within the construction industry. 

This passion led to the creation of the EWOT recycling system, which is now used on many of our building projects. 

The system is designed to recycle used water and filter out harmful building waste, that would otherwise find its way into our drainage network, making J M Hill one of the cleanest, most socially acceptable builders within the UK. 





Maun Close


NG18 5GY

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Chesterfield College


Katy Hanna 0345 850 1055

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the level 2 Site Carpentry Standard, with support from your employer and The Chesterfield College Group.

As part of your apprenticeship and dependent on your prior attainment you may be required to complete maths, and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship.  Upon successful completion you will be awarded an additional certificates of recognition for these qualifications. 

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)

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