Plumbing & Heating Apprentice

Location
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Salary
£8,846.04 - £16,695.62 - starting salary (age dependant)
Posted
30 May 2019
Closes
23 Jun 2019
Ref
NTXRE424403
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Plumbing & Heating Apprentice

Kidderminster

£8,846.04 - £16,695.62 - starting salary (age dependant)


4 year fixed-term contract

39 hours per week


Our client operates an award winning apprenticeship programme which is helping many young people find different routes into work.


Working as part of their Commercial Services teams, based in Kidderminster, you will be mentored by an appointed trades person and gain experience for all areas of the business including installation, repairs and maintenance. 


You will initially train as a level 2 Plumbing/Gas Engineer Apprentice for two years on a rotating programme within our Repairs and Home Safety Team but may be required to work in other areas of the business including New Build and Repairs and Voids services. Following this you will progress onto an additional two year apprenticeship in level 3 Plumbing and Heating

Our client is looking for a motivated, enthusiastic and ‘hands-on’ person to join the organisation. You will train as a plumber and gas engineer and carry out a variety of duties including: 

Assist in carrying out repairs to properties

Assist with plumbing repairs and installations; 

  • Assist with gas repairs, safety checks and installations
  • Assist with other related tasks within the Repairs and Home Safety Department
  • Comply with Health and Safety requirements and safe working guidelines


A keen interest in plumbing and heating and an aptitude for practical and physical work is essential. You will be responsible for meeting college deadlines in order to achieve within the 4 year period. 


You will need good literacy and numeracy skills. You will have grade C or level 4 or above in Maths and English or be expected to achieve this as part of your Level 2 apprenticeship. Some work experience in construction would be an advantage.