Job Title : Carpenter Apprentice
Employer : King Fisher Joinery
Location : Warlingham, SM5 1PG
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Carpentry
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00727
Brief Description : The applicant will be required to do a variety of carpentry tasks and responsibility will increase as you progress through your course and skills are learnt.
Qualifications Required : GCSE A-C in English and Maths or equivalent
Vacancy Detail : Daily tasks will include some or all of the following:
Choosing and ordering timber and other materials
Measuring, cutting and assembling materials together
Creating items such as tables, chairs and cabinets
Nailing panels together
Fitting exterior wall claddings and window frames
Inspecting damaged structures
Making repairs and alterations
Due to the remote location it is advised that candidates have suitable transport available to get to site. Preferrably by car or motorbike.
You will also need to keep the joinery workshop clean and tidy and learn the trade to the best of your ability.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 40hrs, Mon-Fri, 8am-4.30pm
Salary : £ 200.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 26/04/2021
Possible Start Date : 03/05/2021
Personal Qualities : A genuine enthusiasm for working in the Carpentry trade
Able to work by yourself and as part of a small team
Skills Required : Good eye for detail
Good organisational skills
Good problem solving skills
Able to communicate well with customers
Able to work on your owns as well as part of a team
Experience in carpentry would be desirable
Training to be Provided : This qualification is made up of:
• NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry or
• Technical Certificate (selected dependent on
• Functional Skills in English at Level 1
• Functional Skills in Mathematics at Level 1
• Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
• Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Other Information : Please be aware that this is not a standard carpentry role! This role involves working from scratch with wood to the finished product of windows and doors.
This is also workshop based only.
Things to consider : Please attach updated version of your CV.
Driver is preferred due to remote location.
Please note this is joinery (assembling wood structures) as opposed to construction carpentry
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