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Carpentry Level 2

Company Name:
Sanday Construction
Location:
Winchester
Apprenticeship Framework/Standard:
Carpentry & Joinery Level 2
20 Mar 2020
Vacancy Type:
Apprenticeship
Working Hours:
8am - 5pm
Job Advert

Level 2 Carpentry Apprenticeship – Sanday Construction

Based in Southampton, but working on sites all across UK

National minimum wage. Apprentices will be given bonuses based on attendance, attitude, time keeping and general work quality.

Site hours are 8am – 5pm

PLEASE BE AWARE THIS ROLE WILL MAINLY INVOLVE CLADDING, SO CANDIDATES MUST BE INTERESTED IN THIS. 
 
CANDIDATES CAN START WITH THE COMPANY ON A FULL TIME BASIS NOW, APPRENTICESHIP WILL NOT START UNTIL SEPTEMBER

 

We are Cladding Installation Contractors. We subcontract the installation of large-scale commercial construction projects. We complete the entire exterior envelope. This includes the walls, Cladding, Roof and Windows/Doors. We have been in business for 6 years so far. We are currently expanding and are looking to find keep apprentices to grow with the company to eventually be valuable assets.

 

Responsibilities

The successful candidates will be working alongside qualified installers carrying out the installation. Gaining knowledge and skills along the way. They will be shown how to read drawings from the very start and learn to understand datums and grid lines. They will be shown how to properly use all power tools correctly and safely. Eventually they should be able confidently complete all aspects of Envelope construction and therefore be given price work paid perM2 for correctly installed work.

  • When we start each project it is usually a steel or concrete frame. We then install the external steel walls. This is called SFS. (STEEL STUDWORK).
  • Then we install a sheathing board.
  • The next stage is to fit the aluminium windows and doors along with the EPDM.
  • Then we install the aluminium substructure. This consists of helping hand brackets and Rails.
  • We then install the Rainscreen Cladding Panels. There are thousands of different types and many different materials on the market, ranging from timber to solid stone.

Every project has a different style or look to it and is very rewarding to stand back at a project we have been working together as a team to complete.

Rainscreen Cladding has been available since the 1980s however over the last few years has really started to take off and is now used on nearly every commercial construction site.

We will also ensure the applicant has been given sufficient on site experience to enable him to complete his carpentry apprenteship.

 

Skills, Experience and Personal Qualities

  • Must be willing to work within a team.
  • Must be willing to work hard.
  • Must be keen to learn and follow instructions.
  • Must be willing to work outdoors all year round.

 

Qualifications Required

  • Maths and English at grade 9-4/A-C or Functional Skills Level 2

 

Apprenticeship/Next Steps

Once qualified the applicant will be offered a permanent position within SCL as an installer. Later options are available to become supervisors or site managers.