Roofing Apprentice - Wates

  • Job Reference: BW24042
  • Date Posted: 24 April 2019
  • Recruiter: Wembley Park
  • Location: Wembley Park
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Building Services, Construction, Maintenance Trades, Site Engineering, Trades & Labour, Apprenticeships
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Brent Works
  • Email:

Job Description

Duties & responsibilities:

  • Safe use of ladders
  • Manual handling
  • Carrying out safe working practices in construction
  • Information, quantities and communicating with others
  • Building methods and construction technology
  • Installing single-lap roof coverings to a variable gauge
  • Installing plain tile roof coverings
  • Installing regular-sized natural roof slates to standard details
  • Stripping and reclaiming pitched roof coverings
  • Installing roofing backgrounds and components
  • Installing pre-formed weathering flashings to roofs.

Skills & experience:

  • Good numeracy skills are important as the job involves calculating areas and quantities of materials
  • You’ll need an aptitude for reading and interpreting plans, instructions and drawings.
  • Hands-on
  • Physical fitness
  • A head for heights
  • Enjoy working outdoors in all weathers

Closing date: Friday 31st May 2019