Joiner Apprentice job

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Joiner Apprentice
  • Not mentioned
  • Apprenticeships
  • Posted: 5 months ago
  • Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, United Kingdom
  • 1 vacancies
  • Expires on: 08-01-2021
Job Description

Joiner Apprentice


2021 intake

A Joinery Apprentice at BAE Systems will be predominantly involved in supporting the Operations and Site and Facilities functions with the installation and maintenance of all aspects of site joinery work.

What Does The Apprenticeship Involve?

As a Joinery Apprentice you will gain experience in areas such as preparing and fixing building components, the initial erection of a new building, through to the installation of all necessary fixtures and fittings, as well as a range of repair and maintenance activities

You will be trained in the following areas:-

  • Carrying out a range of practical tasks including measuring, marking out, fitting, cutting, splicing, finishing, positioning and securing.
  • Installing doors and window frames, door and hatch linings, floor joist coverings, straight partitions and straight staircases.
  • Install doors, ironmongery, service encasements, wall and floor units and fitments, cladding and staircase components.
  • Erect inclined roofs with gables, joists, roof coverings and roof components.
  • Repair or replace frames, mouldings, doors, windows, door and window ironmongery, roofing components, guttering and downpipes and window components.
  • Use, maintain and store hand tools, power tools and associated equipment.

The role of an apprentice joiner will also include training to support the Submarine Hull Tiling function.  The transferable skills you learn whilst with your training provider and during your work placements will enable you to fulfil a range of duties required by the business.

What Qualification Will You Get?

Carpentary & Joinery Standard [Level 2]

How Will You Be Rewarded?

We offer competitive salaries and a range of employee benefits including, free higher education as well as access to the Company pension and share saving scheme. 

Overview of Business Unit

Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
Today we are the prime contractor in the Astute programme and the UK’s only designer and builder of nuclear powered submarines – one of the world’s most complex engineering challenges. The first four submarines in the class are now in service with the Royal Navy and the final three Astute class submarines are at various stages of construction at the Barrow site.
We are also the industrial lead for the Dreadnought programme, the Royal Navy’s next generation of nuclear deterrent submarines.


Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs at grades A*-E/3-9 (or equivalent), including English, Maths and Science/ technical subject 


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