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Job Vacancies

Apprentice Plumber - App2359

Job Title:

Apprentice Plumber App 2359

Reference No:

App 2359

Hours:

Full Time

Wage:

Meets National Minimum Wage

Closing Date:

Friday 2nd June

 Applications restricted to those aged 16 - 24 years relative to apprenticeship funding criteria

Summary of role

  • All aspects of plumbing alongside an experience plumber
  • New builds
  • Maintenance
  • Disabled Shower rooms/adaptations
  • Reading, drawings, and figures to understand the layout of water supply, waste, and venting systems.
  • Installing, repairing and maintaining domestic, commercial, and industrial plumbing fixtures and systems

How To Apply

Email a completed application form to:-   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR

Return applications forms to:- Westburn Centre, 175 Dalrymple Street, Greenock, PA15 1JZ

OR

71/2 John Wood Street, Port Glasgow, PA14 5HU

Apprentice Vehicle Technician - App2352

Job Title:

Apprentice Vehicle Technician

Reference No:

Ref: App2352

Hours:

40 hours per week. 8am starts.

Wage:

National Minimum Wage.

Closing Date:

15/06/17

 Applications restricted to those aged 16 - 24 years relative to apprenticeship funding criteria

Summary of role

As an Apprentice Vehicle Technician you will be involved in all aspects of maintenance and repair from routine servicing to the complete component overhaul of vehicle systems.

You will be based in a vehicle repair workshop, working alongside your mentor/supervisor, initially the apprentice will focus on service maintenance, carrying out routine maintenance and basic repairs.
You will then progress to complex fault diagnosis and repair, using manufacturer specialist diagnostic equipment.

Replacement of components by using hand tools, power tools and electronic equipment referring to manufacturer's technical manual, instructions and processes for the service & repair.

Qualifications, training and technical knowledge

Training will be a combination of both workshop and college day release to include theory and practical elements of the apprenticeship framework.

Qualifications to Achieve - On completion of the Advanced Apprenticeship you will receive the following qualifications:

  • SVQ Level 3 in Maintenance and Repair of Light Vehicles
  • Key and Core Skills Certificates
  • IMI Technical Certificate
  • Advanced Apprenticeship Completion Certificate

Attributes and skills

  • Excellent practical skills and willingness to learn
  • The ability to work quickly but also pay attention to detail
  • The ability to work well alone as well as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • A desire to work in the Automotive Industry
  • Hobbies which may involve using tools and motor trade related
  • Able to work in cold and dirty environments

How To Apply

Email a completed application form stating the job title and reference number within the email subject to:-   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or 

Return to Westburn Centre, 175 Dalrymple Street, Greenock, PA15 1JZ

Apprentice Bricklayer - App2361

Location:  Inverclyde for first year
Hours:  Full Time
Wage:  National minimum wage  

Applications restricted to those aged 16-24 years relative to apprenticeship funding criteria

Purpose of the post
To assist in the carrying out of building work, property maintenance and major construction work.  At all times carrying out the duties and responsibilities of the post.

Duties & Responsibilities - Specific
• To assist in maintenance and building on a full range of properties, involving brickwork, blockwork and stonework.
• To assist with, as and when required, bricklaying, concrete laying and foundation work.
• To assist in work associated with laying of drainage systems.
• To carry out other reasonable duties with the overall function commensurate with the grading and responsibilities of the job.
• To assist with all maintaining work involving pointing, plaster patching, floor and wall tiling.

Duties & Responsibilities – General
• To adhere to exisiting working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.
• To co-operate with the employer in complying with relevant health and safety legislation, policies and procedures in the performance of the duties of the post.

 

How To Apply
An application pack can be downloaded from the website and returned to:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or
Trust Employability Services, Westburn Centre, 175 Dalrymple Street, Greenock, PA15 1JZ or
7½ John Wood Street, Port Glasgow, PA14 5HU


 

Apprentice Joiner - App2360

 Reference No:   App2360
 Location:  Inverclyde
 Hours:  Full Time 
 Wage:  Meets NMW
 Closing Date:  Friday 2nd June  

Applications restricted to those aged 16 - 24 years relative to apprenticeship funding criteria

Purpose of Role:

Working under the direction & guidance of an experienced supervisor, carrying out all aspects of joinery.  Working on new builds, refurbishments and reactive maintenance.  

Key Responsibilities:

Installation of the following on designated sites:

  • wooden fixtures & fittings

  • floor joists and floorboards

  • kitchen and bathroom units

  • doors and window frames

  • roof trusses and wall partitions

Working under direction of an experienced trades person, learn the process of understanding drawings and work in accordance with specifications.

Work as part of a team and use materials safely.

Demonstrate commitment to excellent customer service by being polite, showing respect for property, maintaining expected standards of work and ensuring workspace is kept tidy.

Undertake Health & Safety training as required.

Follow Health & Safety policy and procedures including the wearing of personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary.

Skills / Knowledge / Experience:

  • Numeracy and literacy skills

  • Good verbal communication skills

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions

  • Ability to work as part of a team and support colleagues

  • Ability to adapt to change

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality where necessary

  • Able to be flexible in work activities, location and hours of work

How To Apply

An application pack can be downloaded from the website and returned to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Trust Employability Services, Westburn Centre, 175 Dalrymple Street, Greenock, PA15 1JZ 

7½ John Wood Street, Port Glasgow, PA14 5HU

 


 

 

Due to the high volume of applicants applying for the vacancies being advertised we will no longer be writing to candidates who are not short-listed for interview. 

If you do not hear from us within 6 weeks from the closing date you should presume that your application has not been successful.