Bricklaying Apprenticeships - South West

Redrow Homes South West
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  • Confirming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

  • Set out and build brickwork, including complex arches and surrounding brickwork, curved on plan, concave and convex brickwork and battered brickwork.

  • Mixing mortar by hand or with a mechanical mixer

  • Laying the bricks on top of each other and applying the mortar with a trowel

  • Shape and trim bricks/blocks using hammers, chisels and power tools. Use of laser levels, spirit levels, optical levels and string lines to check that courses are straight, horizontally and vertically, and laid to a gauge.

  • Operating equipment on site in a safe manner



What we are looking for

Excellent time keeping skills with the ability to work in adverse weather conditions
Wanting to go to a training provider and learn additional theory and practical within this trade
Maths and English grades at grade 2 (grade E+) or above or equivalent
Practical skills including working with hands tools
Able to work at heights as you will be working on top of secure scaffolding and towers
Excellent communication skills , able to work in a team or on your own
Flexible approach to working on different sites
Passionate about construction

Application tips

 It’s not just about the placements we offer; Redrow want the right people working for us. As we expect a lot of applications, we need our successful candidates to stand out from the rest. We like our people to be different – so what sets you apart? What can you offer us? Why do you want to work at Redrow?


Be clear and concise, and make sure that everything that goes into your application represents your qualities.


What next? Our recruitment and selection process is designed specifically to get the best from you and demonstrate your personal qualities. So be yourself, take initiative, get involved and enjoy it!

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