Painter & Decorator

What will the apprentice be doing on site

We have a fantastic opportunity for a keen, hard worker to gain invaluable experience, learning all the skills needed to pursue a career in this versatile sector. Working with a team that works both on commercial and domestic sites, covering all aspects of both external and internal decorating and working on some large scale sites with major contractors, the successful candidate will be :
Working with clients to ensure they complete the work according to the requirements
• Measuring the work area to calculate the time and materials required to complete the project
• Preparing the surrounding area, including covering fixtures and furniture to prevent messes
• Preparing painting surfaces, including removing old paint, filling holes and cracks and washing walls
• Choosing the tools to complete the job
• Protecting surfaces
• Applying paint, varnishing and other finishes, hanging wallpapers and other decorative products
• Cleaning up painting tools and supplies, replacing fixtures and rearranging furniture after completing the project
• Collaborating with painters on other larger jobs
• Working with other construction professionals such as, carpenters, electricians and plumbers when necessary
• Complying with health & safety standards and understanding risk & method statements

Are there restrictions

The successful applicant will need to live in the Brighton postal districts of BN1. BN2, BN3 and BN41

The apprentice will need

Apprentice will need a current CSCS card.
Apprentice will need to succesfully pass a Drugs & Alcohol test.

What sort of candidate are you looking for

The ideal candidate will be:
Able to follow clear instruction.
Be of tidy appearance.
Be willing to learn.

Own transport is preferable but not essential.

Essential qualities

A hard working ethic and a willingness to learn.

Qualifications Required

Minimum Grade D/3 English and Maths GCSE or equivalent.
We will assist you in revising for and obtaining a CSCS card, which will need to be obtained before taking up the Apprenticeship.


Reference SOU-0001-22
Location Brighton
Apprenticeship Painter & Decorator
Level Intermediate (L2)

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Contact Info
Building 262B, Scottow Enterprise Park, Lamas Road, Badersfield, Scottow, NR10 5FB
01603 737739
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