Overview

ABOUT THE ROLE

Redrow Homes are looking for an individual who is passionate about groundworks and other aspects of building to join as an apprentice Groundworker. As part of the apprenticeship you will be studying a L2 Groundworker Apprenticeship which will include both theory and practical with one of Redrow’s chosen training partners.

Redrow has a proud reputation for building distinctive and high quality homes across England and Wales. We have 16 different departments who all work together to complete one goal, and that is to effectively Design, Build and Sell luxury homes.

As a Trade Apprentice with Redrow, you will join the next generation of house builders, fulfil your passion and start gaining skills needed to build the incredible communities that Redrow are well known for. Housebuilding is an exciting industry and this is the perfect way to kick-start your career. If you want to start earning while gaining the skills, and qualifications, then Redrow’s Trade Apprentice programme is perfect for you!

Your time as a Trade Apprentice will be split between working outdoors on site with an experienced tradesperson learning from their years of expertise and college based study that will leave you with the essential industry qualification. It takes time to learn the quality and skills necessary to be the best and we are looking for candidates who are willing to commit the time needed to achieve the best.

Responsible to: Area Construction Manager / Site Manager / Assistant Site Manager / Apprentice Co-ordinator

Location:

Northwich – CW8 1SF

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

  • Ground working – marking out and digging shallow trenches for foundations and drains

  • Form working – putting up or dismantling the shuttering that holds setting concrete in place

  • Installing and testing drainage and ducting

  • Install ironworks relating to access covers and frames, and gully grates and frames including preparatory brickworkf

  • Concreting – layering and smoothing concrete for foundations, floors and beams

  • Using and maintaining power tools and equipment (including compactor plates, boning rods, portable power tools, levels, straight edges, lines, pins and laser equipment)

  • Operating equipment on site in a safe manner

Rate of Pay:

Starting rate of £5.36 an hour (To be reviewed throughout programme).

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