Job Title : Plumbing Apprentice
Employer : Watkins
Location : Croydon, London, CR0 5PL
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Plumbing
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00767
Brief Description : Watkins is a family owned Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing sub-contractor with a projected £45m annual turnover. Located in the South East, the company has now been trading over 50 years.
Qualifications Required : Math and English GCSEs C/4 or above or equivalent
* Must be living in Croydon borough due to section 106
Vacancy Detail : Watkins is committed to the training and development of all their trainees to produce a skilled workforce needed for the years ahead. Provided you are dedicated and prepared to work hard, you will get the help and support needed to gain your NVQ qualification
Brief Job Description:
Assemble pipe sections, tubing and fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing, and welding equipment.
Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks.
Study building plans and inspect structures to assess material and equipment needs, to establish the sequence of pipe installations, and to plan installation around obstructions such as electrical wiring.
Install sanitary and water piping systems and extend piping to connect fixtures and plumbing to relevant systems.
Using equipment such as Angle Grinders and SDS drills
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Friday
Salary : £ 276.00 to £ 424.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 12/07/2021
Possible Start Date : 19/07/2021
Personal Qualities : You must be able to take constructive criticism and learn from it. You must have the right aptitude to achieve your NVQ qualification along with the commitment to revise in preparation for your exams.
Skills Required : You need to be committed, dedicated and prepared to work hard both at college and on site.
Other Information : Please ensure to attach and updated version or your CV and a cover letter.
* wage is dependent on age and will increases throughout the duration of the course
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