Apprentice Multi-skilled Trade Operative

  • Job Reference: 106315980-2
  • Date Posted: 17 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Conwy, Gwynedd
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Apprentice Joiner / Multi-skilled Trade Operative
Would you love to develop a career within joinery / multi-trades / wet trades? With this superb opportunity to join North Wales Housing, you'll gain valuable practical experience, as you work towards a recognised qualification.
North Wales Housing Association is an ambitious social enterprise which provides homes and delivers services to over 2,500 households across North Wales. Employing around 200 people, the growing organisation is proud to be accredited with an 'Investors in People' award and is committed to providing homes people love to live in, and to supporting communities people love to be part of.
What will this role of Apprentice Joiner / Multi-skilled Trade Operative entail?
You'll work under the supervision of a qualified and experienced Joiner / Multi-skilled Trade Operative, undertaking repairs and maintenance including a full range of joinery, multi trade and wet trades works, on North Wales Housing property, whilst working towards a recognised qualification.
As part of the role you'll be working towards a recognised qualification, attending College on a day release basis to fulfil the requirements of your NVQ when required. You'll need to communicate your NVQ portfolio requirements to your Mentor and Line Manager in order to gain the relevant experience and evidence, and you'll be responsible for ensuring the completion of all training assignments and maintenance of your student portfolio required to achieve qualification.
What will I need in order to be considered for this Apprentice Joiner / Multi-skilled Operative role?
* Completed (or about to complete) a Building / Construction / Trades related Level 1 course at College with an excellent attendance record
* Ability to hold everyday conversations in Welsh
* Ability to lift and carry medium loads and operate hand and power tools.
North Wales Housing values diversity in its workforce. We welcome applications from women, people from a BAME community and people who have a disability as they are currently underrepresented within this area. However, successful candidates will be selected because they are the best person for the job.
NWH is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of service users.
What will I receive in return?
Salary: Year 1 - £4.50 per hour (above Apprentice wage) | Year 2 onwards - National Minimum Wage for your age
Additional benefits: Employee health assistance scheme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, payment of professional membership, contributory pension scheme plus much more
Contract: Temporary for up to 4 years, working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Location: Field based working at North Wales Housing properties across North Wales as advised on a daily basis.
Closing date: 1pm on 16th October 2019
Interview date: 24th October 2019
By clicking apply on this site, you will automatically be redirected to the North Wales Housing website.
All applications for this Apprentice Joiner / Multi-skilled Trade Operative vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions