Carpentry Apprenticeship - Wates

  • Job Reference: BW603
  • Date Posted: 17 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Wembley Park Jobs
  • Location: Wembley Park
  • Salary: £150 to £200 Per Week
  • Sector: Construction, Apprenticeships
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Brent Works
  • Email:

Job Description

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

  • Positive attitude to work and colleagues

  • Practical ability and awareness of working safely

  • Self-motivation and desire to learn

  • Enjoys being a team player