Roofline Windows and Doors

Roofline Windows and Doors

£156.00 per week

Plymouth and Surrounding Areas

Window Installation Apprentice
Published: Feb 12, 2019
Ref: RF563SB

A local based fenestration company are looking to employ an apprentice to work as a Window Installer.

The Apprentice’s Role

You will be guided through your apprenticeship by a qualified member of staff who will also teach you the necessary skills and knowledge.

  • Through your qualification you will be given daily duties and learning about different tools and equipment.
  • You will use a variety of specialised tools to undertake all the projects for this position including manual and power tools.
  • You will need to have a high level of fitness and stamina as this role does involve manual and heavy lifting.
  • In addition the apprentice will accompany members of the team out on site and learn about the installation and fitting side of the business.
  • You will adhere to the company’s policy on health and safety at all times and be responsible for your safety and others around you.
  • As you gain experience and show willing, you will be involved more and more throughout the installation process to become the best installer you can be.

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 8am-5pm, 40 hours a week. Shift patterns may vary depending on pick up and drop off times.

Wages: £156.00 per week, based on 40 hour week. Any overtime above the 40 hours per week, will be paid at the appropriate national minimum wage depending on age.

Holiday: 28 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays) will be paid each year, during the course of your apprenticeship.

Contact Details: If you have any queries please contact us on either this email address or call us on 01752 332442.

The company are a local, family run business with vast experience in the supply and installation of high quality PVC and aluminium products throughout Devon and Cornwall. They pride themselves on their excellent customer service.

Whilst you will initially be working towards a Level 3 qualification, there will be an opportunity for an apprentice with the right skills, ability and attitude to progress onto a full time role within the company.

Skills Required

  • You will need to have good communication skills as you will be dealing with a wide range of customers.
  • The successful candidate must possess a degree of common sense and be able to use their own initiative.

Personal Qualities

  • You will need enthusiasm, the right attitude and be hard working and should be confident and well presented.

Prior Qualifications

  • Qualifications required for this role include GCSE’s grades A-E in Maths and English, or equivalent qualifications.

The Apprenticeship in Fenestration Installation consists of:

  • Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Fenestration Installation
  • Level 3 Certificate in Glass Related Operations
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English (Level 2)
  • Construction Skills Health, Safety and Environment test – CSCS Test
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Certified Health and Safety Course
  • Internet Safety / Safeguarding

Most aspects of your training will be delivered on-site with the 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.

Skills Group will also support you to achieve Emergency First Aid and a Health and Safety Certificate, along with Internet Safety and Safeguarding.

You will also be supported by Skills Group to complete your CSCS online test, to achieve your CSCS Card which enables you to carry out site work, if required.

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