• Brief overview of the role

    Perfect Apprenticeship vacancy for someone who is looking to learn relevant skills in Plumbing and Heating. The business will support you throughout the Apprenticeship in conjunction with PGL Training as the Training Provider.

    Vacancy description

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established business.

    Duties will include:

    • Working on domestic properties
    • Fitting new boilers
    • Installing pipework including new radiators and kitchen appliances
    • Fitting sinks, toilets, baths, dishwashers
    • Fitting hot water tanks
    • Fixing leaks
    • Clearing blocked pipework
    • Diagnosing problems
    • Quoting new customers for jobs
    • Laying domestic drainage
    • Plastering and patching up of walls
    • (You will have support by other members of staff)


    We are a company in Devon that has been established for over 60 years started by W.H. Sprague and L.J. Ouseley the original partners, in a garage in New North Road in 1949. From there as the company increased in size it was necessary to move to Okehampton Street and then across to Tudor Street. In 2004 we moved to our present location in Silverton Road, Matford Park, Marsh Barton. The company became incorporated in 1978 and is still family owned and run by the sons of the original partners. We employ at present twenty staff, recruited locally, many of which have over twenty five years service with us. We pride ourselves on providing a customer friendly service using only qualified tradesmen. We are a local company that covers the whole of Devon and surrounding areas and offers all types of plumbing, heating, domestic and commercial gas and oil installation, heat pumps, solar thermal and sheet metal works. Some of the major clients that have used are services are: Devon County Council Exeter City Council Somerset Council University of Exeter University of Plymouth R.D.&E. Healthcare British European Ministry of Defense Property Services Agency Westpoint, Exeter Guiness Care & Support Modus Care Bicton College Exeter Golf Club Gazco Hospiscare St Bridget Nurseries Maynard School Most major building contractors.



    Knowle Business Units, Silverton Road


    EX2 8HD