Vacancy details

Apprenticeship - Construction Apprentice

Reference W024/20-C
Location Yorkshire
Salary £9,168
Hours 37
Closing Date 15 March 2020
Contact Claire Wilby, Apprentice Review Officer on 01977 788817
Notes Start Date – August 2020

What will you be doing?

Our technical services and improvements teams are responsible for the maintenance and repair of our customers’ homes, carrying out refurbishment works and building new homes. Working alongside a busy workforce of multi-skilled operatives, you will learn the skills and knowledge necessary to become a master of your trade. This year we have opportunities in the following trades roles:

  • Gas Engineer (4 years)
  • Electrical Engineer (4 years)
  • Plumber (4 years)

What training do you get?

As part of our apprenticeship programme you will receive up to four years of training and gain a nationally recognised Level 2 and/or Level 3 qualification. Our apprenticeship programme also offers further opportunities of personal and professional development and an insight into wider business operations.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for individuals who are enthusiastic team players, good problem solvers who demonstrate a positive attitude and are committed to delivering excellent customer care. Applicants will have achieved, or be predicted to achieve, up to five GCSE’s or equivalent (grade 9 - 4/A*- C) including Maths, English and a Science.

To hear what our apprentices have to say visit our apprenticeships page for more information.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) + statutory bank holidays;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.3% employer contribution); and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698 or by email to recruitment@wdh.co.uk.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.