Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship - London

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

  • Cut in and paint to a very high standard

  • Preparing surfaces by sanding down, priming, mist coat and undercoat

  • Corking

  • Painting walls, ceilings, skirting boards.

  • Applying layers of paint to different surfaces i.e. plasterboard, timber, metal and hanging wallpaper

  • Glossing woodwork, skirting boards, bannisters, doors

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

  • 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

  • Has an eye for detail

  • 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!

Good luck!

Redrow is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

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