Job Title : Apprentice Carpenter Site Pathway
Employer : ALC Carpentry and Construction Ltd
Location : Framlingham, Suffolk, IP13 9PL
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Building Services
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01747
Vacancy Short Description : A fantastic opportunity to begin a career in Carpentry and Joinery
Qualifications Required : Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Ideally applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and maths at grades 9- 4 for a Level 3 Apprenticeship and 9-3 for a Level 2.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: All applicants regardless of entry requirements will be emailed an Initial Assessment to complete as part of the recruitment procedure. This is an online assessment in English and maths and can be completed at your preferred location remotely. Currently, due to COVID19 we are not offering Initial Assessment appointments at either campus. Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, will be offered further advice and guidance to support their application if required.
Vacancy Full Description : The role will include:
Duty 1 Identify and confirm carpentry or joinery requirements and components against specification/drawings/CAD/BIM and in accordance with Building Regulations
Duty 2 Locate, handle, store, load, transport and position materials and components safely, minimising damage so they are ready for application.
Duty 3 Prepare the site/workshop (including access equipment when necessary), power and hand tools appropriate to the project.
Duty 4 Calculate the most efficient quantity, length and area of resources.
Duty 5 Use and maintain hand tools, power tools and associated equipment to achieve optimum performance.
Duty 6 Maintain a clear and tidy workspace and ensure that waste materials are disposed of in accordance with current legislation
Duty 7 Carry out quality checks against specification and take remedial action where required or instructed
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 5 days per week, days and times TBC
Salary : £ 240.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 21/06/2021
Possible Start Date : 05/07/2021
Personal Qualities : Ability to use own intiative
Flexible approach to work
Well presented, polite and well spoken
Skills Required : A keen interest in pursuing a career as a carpenter
Able to be precise and deligent in your work
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills
Ability to prioritise tasks
Excellent organisational skills
Good problem solving
Future Prospects : The qualifications and experience gained on this Apprenticeship will allow you to apply for further roles within this sector. There is a good possibility for a permanent role for someone who works hard.
Training to be Provided : A Site Carpenter will normally work on a building site, or in domestic and commercial premises, preparing and fixing building components, from the initial erection of a new building, through to the installation of all necessary fixtures and fittings, as well as a range of repair and maintenance activities. The apprentice will complete an End Point Assessment to demonstrate that they can perform knowledge, skills and behaviours in their occupation.
Other Information : Please bare in mind the physical nature of this role.
You will be on your feet for most of the day
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