Carpentry Apprentice - Sisk

  • Job Reference: BW03043
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2019
  • Recruiter: Wembley Park
  • Location: Wembley Park
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Building Services, Construction, Trades & Labour, Apprenticeships
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Brent Works
  • Email: brent.works@brent.gov.uk

Job Description

A successful subcontractor building within Wembley Park is currently recruiting for two Carpentry Apprentices.

 

The role and responsibilities:

  • Carry out construction, assembly, alteration or renovation of buildings, structures, fittings, cabinets, cupboards and modular units, possibly for single and multi-storey domestic, commercial and industrial environments
  • Carry out construction activity, e.g. digging footings, erecting sub-floor structures; wall and roof framing; internal and external cladding; fit-out and fixture of doors and all building hardware and fittings
  • Use hand tools, e.g. hammers, chisels, hand saws, screwdrivers, measuring tapes and levelling devices etc.
  • Use power tools, e.g. electric/battery drills, power saws, routers, sanders, planners, laser levelling devices,
  • Operate workshop equipment, e.g. static machines, band saws, docking saws etc.
  • Collect and assemble building supplies
  • Use safe and appropriate means to access (both internal and external) for building and construction sites
  • Follow appropriate safety practices when using ladders, other access ways, handrails, barriers, scaffolding and mechanical lifts (trained/licensed users only)
  • Follow established policies and procedures for Protective Personal Apparel (PPE)
  • Follow appropriate manual handling techniques for manual tasks including lifting and moving items
  • Follow safety and environmental practices for handling building products, fluids and waste products
  • Complete appropriate documentation and recording information on computerised programs
  • Communicate and interact with others in workplace and trade school environments, may include customer interaction
  • Read and interpret various types of construction/architectural diagrams

 

Education / Experience:

  • Punctual
  • Practical ability and awareness of working safely
  • Self-motivation and desire to learn

Closing date: 26th April 2019