Our client is seeking a Fitter’s mate is to assist the Fitter in the installation of Fireplaces, Flues and Mantels, including lifting and carrying of equipment, and installation of gas fittings under the supervision of the Lead Fitter. The successful candidate will have a customer focused attitude and be ready to follow the Lead Fitter’s instructions to ensure the safe and professional installation of fireplaces, flues and mantels. Quality and safety considerations are paramount in this position.
You will ensure that Fireplaces, Flues and Mantels are installed to a high quality and according to manufacturers’ instructions, all necessary stock, materials and tools are available prior to fitting and to keep all tools clean and in working order and you will assist in the loading and unloading of the van before and after installations and to keep it clean and tidy. You will also return all equipment to the allocated warehouse space and return tools to the allocated place in the van at the end of the day. You will assist in the warehouse/yard at both sites, ensure batteries are kept charged for the tools, place rubbish in the appropriate skip/bin, follow the instructions of the lead fitter and ensure safety policies and procedures are followed at all times.
This position requires high standards of workmanship, good customer service/communication skills, a good team player with good time management and the ability to work to deadlines. You will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi task as well as being strong and fit and able to carry heavy materials. You will also have a Full Clean Driving Licence as you may be required to drive the company van at times.
· CSCS certification for site safety
· Knowledge/experience in building construction, particularly brick work, rendering etc.
· Safe use of power drills, angle grinders, jigsaws etc.
· Other H&S certificates required to work on site i.e. Ladder Safety, Manual Handling, Emergency First Aid etc. an advantage
Full training will be given and the hours are Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week