Westpark Windows & Doors Ltd

Apprentice Fenestration Installer (35461) - Intermediate (Level 2)

Westpark Windows & Doors Ltd (Employer)

The Growth Company Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £10,004.80
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.00pm
2 years (duration)
24 October 2022(start date)
Fenestration installer (apprenticeship standard)
14 October 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to join this family run business. Westpark have been providing their excellent services to the Atherton, Leigh, Bolton and Wigan community for 40 years.

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

The successful applicant will be working within an installation team of two or more people.

You will be paired up with an experienced installer and given full training on how to fit a variety of:

  • Windows
  • PVCu doors
  • Composite doors
  • Bi-folds
  • French doors
  • Conservatories
  • You will make sure that the new windows fit the space available, enlarging or reducing the space if necessary
  • If existing windows have to be removed, you will use hand and power tools to remove the windows
  • Training will be given on correct installation methods which is in-line with building regulations, as well as Health and Safety regulations
  • You will also undertake your fenestration installation apprenticeship standard for the duration of your apprenticeship
  • You will be using a variety of different tools, including hand and power tools

The work can involve working at heights, using ladders and scaffolding, and some heavy lifting so please bare this in mind when applying for the position.

You will be working indoors and outdoors and can involve some work in various weather conditions. There may be some seasonal variation in the work and most fenestration firms are busiest in the warmer, drier summer months.

Occasionally depending on workloads, you may be required to work earlier or later.

How you will be supported:

Full training and support will be provided by our expert training and assessment staff at The Growth Company.

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there:

If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 qualification in fenestration installation.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Number skills, Team working, Practical skills, Enthusiastic, Confident, Well presented, Reliable, Excellent timekeeping, Determination to succeed

Qualifications Required

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