• Torridge Gates Limited-Carpentry-Okehampton

  • Brief overview of the role

    This is a brilliant opportunity to become a Carpentry Apprentice for a Construction Company based in Okehampton, which offers services across the South West. You will attend the PGL Training centre for training one day a week. The business will support you throughout the Apprenticeship in conjunction with PGL Training as the Training Provider.

    Vacancy description

    Your duties will include:

    • Setting up for the day ahead.
    • Cutting timber to shape.
    • Mark timber on bench.
    • Machine timber.
    • Opportunity of assisting with  fitting doors.
    • Cutting timber, skirting boards and fit wooden structures (first fixings).
    • Second fixings.
    • Be aware of risk assessments and method statements relating to own area of work and to work in a safe manner taking account other people’s health and well-being.
    • Load and unload materials and equipment as directed.
    • Repairs and refurbishes existing building work.

    Wage– £140 per week

    Future prospects

    Progression on to an Advanced Apprenticeship. There may be the chance of full time employment for the right person.

    Things to consider

    Please make sure that you are able to travel to work each day. Having a Driving Licence is required for the role.

    Employer Description

    We are a small family run business manufacturing and supplying quality, hand made garden gates, Entrance gates, Garden and Patio furniture. We use only the best materials available and everything we produce is made to the highest specifications.

    Location- The Saw Mill, Huish, Okehampton EX20 3QE