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Carpentry and Joinery Apprentice - South London


£13,000 Per Annual

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Full Time, 8am - 5pm (42.5 Hours Per week)

Closing date

Carpentry and Joinery Apprentice - South London

Employer Description:

At Wates we are proud to be a family-owned business, small enough to recognise and support great talent, yet big enough to challenge and inspire our people through amazing multi-million-pound projects. To us our industry is more than just building, it’s also a chance for us to positively impact the communities where we work and thrive.

About the role:

As a Carpenter and Joinery Apprentice, you will have the opportunity to work both independently and as part of our fun and diverse team of tradespeople.

Your responsibilities:

  • Gaining an understanding of safe working practices, and working within these
  • Understanding and Interpreting information
  • Using a range of manual and electrical tools
  • Creating door frames
  • Hanging doors
  • Fitting hinges
  • Creating window frames and installing floor joists coverings
  • Boxing in pipework
  • Measuring, marking out, cutting, finishing, positioning, and securing wood
  • Safely storing materials, without causing damage

Skills and behaviours required:

  • A great communicator and enjoy working independently and in teams
  • Motivated and enjoy finding solutions to problems
  • Health and Safety conscious
  • Keen to learn more about trades, and like learning new skills
  • Organised and enjoy completing tasks on time
  • Eager to do a job well, and have good attention to detail

Apprenticeship programme:

Carpentry and joinery Level 2


South Area Housing Office, 139 Albert Carr Gardens, SW16 3HB

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