Alex Hill

Property Maintenance Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship


Alex Hill

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Weekly wage £146.25
37.5 hours per week Basic hours are 37.5 hours a week 8.00am - 4.00pm (Days to be confirmed) However the candidate would be expected to be co-operative in working outside their normal hours as necessary to cope with varying situations and workloads.
duration: 18 months
start: 13 January 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Property maintenance operative Level 2 (GCSE) (apprenticeship standard)
6 January 2020 (application closing date)
Apprentice Builder to cover all aspects of the building trade. All training will be provided on site. The job will entail carpentry/joinery/plastering/damp-proofing/tiling and all relevant refurbishment skill sets, including planning and preparation.


Apprentice Builder to cover all aspects of the building trade. This includes going to customers homes doing all aspects of building. A Hill builders currently work along an estate agents doing maintance and repairs, this would involve damp proofing, replastering, roof repairs, plumbing works. We also cover house renovations which includes extensions, rebuilds, new kitchens, bathrooms and bedrooms.

We also offer a damp proofing service which manages all aspects of damp, including damp proofing, rising damp, dry and wet rot etc. This involves:

  • Hacking the walls off
  • Injecting damp proof into the wall
  • Replastering the affected area
  • Sometimes this can be one wall in a house and other times it can be the full house

Future Prospects

The end goal is for the correct candidate to become a separate team with their own apprectice and myself and the candidate would work together across jobs.

Reality Check

  • There may be heavy lifting at times
  • Work has to go ahead in all weathers

Skills Required

  • Organised
  • Motivated
  • Ability to work safely and responsibly
  • Ability to communicate to a variety of people
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as use your own initiative
  • Punctual
  • Own transport advantageous but not essential
  • Interest in the construction industry, previous experience/qualifications useful but not required

Qualities Required

  • Exceptional time keeping
  • Enthusiastic about learning
  • Have a drive to succeed

Qualifications Required

GCSE maths and English at Grade C or above or Functional Skills equivalent.

If applicants do not have these, they will be required to sit an initial assessment at Preston's College and offered the chance to study maths and English.

Training Provided

Full training to be provided on the job and one day taught at Preston's College.

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