Joinery Apprentice

Location: Nottinghamshire
Employer: Peter Cox
Weekly pay: £230.80
Closing date: 30 November 2020
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Short description

Peter cox are now looking to take on motivated, driven and practical apprentices who are looking to learn trades such as Joinery, Damp Proofing and Building Preservation. Please note this is a Nottinghamshire Based position

Full description

Rentokil Property Care & Peter Cox (part of the Rentokil Initial group) are the UK's market leaders in damp proofing, waterproofing, timber preservation & wall stabilisation within private and the commercial sector.

This post will be based in and around Nottingham with the Depot branch being Lincoln. You will be collected daily by your Peter Cox Nottinghamshire trainer who will take you to jobs and also college.

Day-to-Day you will learn and carry out tasks such as:

Stripping and replacing timber floors, door frames, architraves, windows and doors

Fitting cladding, plasterboard metal lath systems and kitchen units

Removing and refitting radiators, take out kitchen sink base units and re-fixing, removing and re-fixing WC

There is an element of plastering involved in this role so if you enjoy and want to develop your plastering skills this would be extremely advantageous

Communicating with, shadowing and learning from Peter Cox/Rentokil Property Care staff such as experienced Technicians and dynamic Area Sales Surveyors

Meeting a wide range of Peter Cox/Rentokil Property Care clients and customers to develop your communication and customer service skills

The successful applicant will have a keen desire to learn a trade such as Joinery, Carpentry, and Building Preservation.

It would be advantageous to possess the following skills/experience:

Full UK Driving License or in the process of gaining this

Keen to learn with a can-do attitude, positive outlook and friendly demeanour

GCSE in English Language and Maths

Good Customer Service & communication skills

Willingness to work in a practical role where you “get your hands dirty”

Ability to work at heights and confined spaces

What we offer in return:

A competitive starting apprentice salary package - £12,000 per annum

Regular bonuses and performance incentives

Rentokil Rewards (includes cash-back and discounts on multiple retailers)

An excellent starting point and grounding for building a lasting and profitable career within Peter Cox

There will be opportunities to broaden your skills set through a host of courses provided both internally and externally

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date

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