Jobs

July 2017 - We currently have a position for a trainee/apprentice blinds maker and installer. In the near future there will be other exciting opportunities to join our team and be part of our growth this year. Throughout 2017 we will have new growth positions in sales, manufacturing and installing. If your chosen job isn't shown as immediately available, but you are interested in joining the team or finding out more, please get in touch at

blindtechniquejobs@gmail.com

  • Trainee/Apprentice Blinds Maker and Installer
  • Trainee/Apprentice Blinds Maker and InstallerRequired July 2017

    We are currently seeking to employ a suitable applicant as a full-time trainee blind manufacturer and installer. We are a small and modern family business that specialises in the manufacture of conservatory blinds. We also sell all types of window blinds, external awnings and plantation shutters. The job will involve all aspects of manufacture and installation of these products to our end customers, mostly domestic, but also trade and commercial customers.

    This position is ideal for a candidate who is looking to learn a trade. Full support and on the job training will be provided with an opportunity to grow in the company towards becoming a fully qualified surveyor and installer. NVQ qualification for someone entering via the Apprenticeship scheme.

    Responsibilities:

    • Assisting with and learning how to manufacture the full range of products that we offer; window blinds, conservatory blinds and bespoke products, including motorisation.
    • Supporting the rest of the team with the upkeep and general maintenance of our factory including accepting deliveries and organising carriage. This will involve some lifting of heavier items.
    • To abide by our Health & Safety policy and other company policies.
    • Going out on installation jobs to assist installing the full range of our products including blinds, shutters and awnings.
    • Opportunity to be signed up to the Government Apprenticeship scheme and gaining accreditation.
    • To uphold high levels of customer service
    • Assistance in marketing efforts as required

    Skills and Experience:

    • Ability to measure
    • Proficient in English and able to communicate effectively with our team, converse with our customers, and read instructions
    • Polite and friendly attitude
    • Honest, reliable and trustworthy
    • Flexible with working hours and with a can do attitude including occasional evenings and weekends
    • Good practical skills and willing to learn
    • Knowledge of using a computer and tablet device including e-mail, internet and basic systems an advantage.

    Job particulars:

    • Full time position
    • Must be under 25 if wanting apprenticeship?
    • Base working 40 hours per week
    • Salary paid monthly via BACS
    • Overtime paid for extra hours
    • Salary in line with Apprenticeship rates
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    At any other time and for any other positions not currently advertised, please do get in touch and send a CV and covering letter to us at:

    blindtechniquejobs@gmail.com

    We look forward to hearing from you!

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