Powell Design and Construction Ltd are a husband and wife duo with over 32 years in the construction industry.
Both Richard and Alexandra are currently growing their team and taking on more construction projects in and around Stoke-on-Trent. Their aim is to offer safe, educational training on the job as well as opportunities for advancement.
This apprenticeship is a really great opportunity to get experience in refurbishing properties!
The ideal candidate for this position will arrive on time and be willing to participate in various duties assigned by the Construction Manager, such as carrying materials and supplies from trucks to job site so they are ready for installation, measuring and cutting wood, cleaning up job sites at end of day and ensuring all equipment is properly secure for the night etc.
On the majority of projects you would be exposed to every aspect of a refurbishment, from the rip-out, to carpentry, electrical work, plumbing, carpet fitting, decorating and other specialised skills as required. Willingness to learn construction skills on-site, good verbal communication skills and ability to work in all weather conditions are important. The successful candidate will also need to follow instructions to ensure safety of the entire team.
Prior experience on a construction team preferred but not required.
9.00am - 6.00pm
Monday to Thursday
Maths and English GCSE’s (9-4) A-C
Good Maths skills are an advantage!
Measuring is an important aspect of the role, for this we use both tape & laser measuring equipment, we will also show you how to draw basic floor plans, compile site progress reports and document the progress on site using videos, photographs and written descriptions.