Vacancy Details

Carpentry Apprentices (Partner Vacancy)

Wage: £5.50 p/h

Location: St Albans: AL4 0BU

Geason Training are recruiting on behalf of Taylor Wimpey for Carpentry Apprentices. This is an exciting opportunity to start a career in construction with one of the Uk’s leading employers, Taylor Wimpey, a FTSE 100 business and one of the largest residential developers in the UK, building new homes and communities across England, Scotland and Wales.

Important considerations:

  • Any potential applicants must be over 16 years old.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend a 1 week pre-apprenticeship course as part of the selection process. Expected start dates are June - August 2019.

The role:

During your apprenticeship training, you will gain knowledge on generic skills such as Health and Safety and the trade of a site carpenter using timber products to create and install building components

What to expect:

  • Competitive apprenticeship salary of £5.50 p/h
  • Career opportunities in a FTSE 100 business
  • Pension plus company contributions
  • Life Assurance
  • 22 days paid holidays, plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Membership to the Bupa cash plan, healthcare benefit
  • Subsidised professional training and development
  • Access to the Taylor Wimpey House purchase discount scheme

Got what it takes?

  • Ability to travel to the designated site by your own means, either by car or public transport.
  • Ability to work independently, and as a team member to prioritise work and take initiative
  • Able to demonstrate efficiency and reliability
  • A strong understanding of health and safety
  • The ability to work as part of a team to reach plot completion milestones
  • Ability to solve problems with the use of various materials and methods
  • A strong pride in the job and a relentless dedication to quality in everything you do
  • A willingness to learn and adapt skills to the role


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