Apply by: 28 May 2018
Start date: 4 June 2018
Salary: £270 - £280 p/week
If you enjoy practical, physical work & being outside, this could be the trade for you. Construction Operatives do a wide range of tasks including working with concrete, laying drainage & pavements & excavating holes and trenches.
To be a construction operative, you will need a good level of fitness, a basic knowledge of building methods and an understanding of the materials used in construction. At the start of a job, you will help to prepare the site, unload and store building materials and once the work gets underway, further duties could include:
You will work on site for four days per week and attend college for one day a week. Most site hours are Monday to Friday, 08.00-17.00.
Depending on previous experience and/or qualifications this apprenticeship will be for a minimum of 12 months. On completion of NVQ L2 in construction operatives you will gain your blue trade specific CSCS card which enables you to work as a qualified construction operative.
K10 will enrol and fund your qualifications through a SFA funded training provider.
Apprentices need to have at least Entry Level 3 in Functional Skills or GSCE grade G or above in Maths, English and ICT. It will be an advantage if you have previous related work experience, any construction based qualifications, CSCS and/or PASMA.