Trainee Double Glazing Repair Engineer Opportunity

 

03 March 2022Image: man fixing double glazing window

Are you long term unemployed and not in education or training? Are you looking to learn a new trade and start a career in double glazing? Optivo and Cosyseal have partnered up to bring you this fantastic trainee opportunity!

The ideal candidate will have a good communication and presentation skills, be hardworking and have a willingness to learn about the trade. You’ll gain the skills on how to carry out repairs and installations to double glazed window and doors to a high standard. You’ll be working alongside an in-house team of Installers, Engineers and Surveyors and will be able to undertake an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Fenestration.
 
Successful candidates will undergo a half day practical workshop at Cosyseal’s training facility where a Cosyseal engineer will lead them through window repairs and installation.
 

Main duties includes:

  • Processing deliveries.
  • Preparing residents windows/doors ready for the engineers.
  • Maintain and upkeep the cleanliness of the environment.
  • Manual handling of glass and frames.
  • Assist engineers with diagnosing repairs promptly and accurately
  • Attend residents’ properties to carry out repairs, some of which may be replacing blown units, replacing catches, handles or locks, re-alignment or replacement of whole window or door units.
 
Location: Croydon
Duration: Full time, 1 year fix term with the opportunity to permanent employment.
Wage: National Minimum Wage
 
Interview date: to be confirmed
 

As part of this opportunity, we’re providing:

 Manual Handling training (online).
 

What’s the eligibility criteria?

  • Not in ANY paid employment
  • Live in London
  • Aged 18 and over
  • Right to work in UK and valid photo ID
  • Valid proof of address
  • Must be able to read and write in English
  • Able to communicate effectively and follow instructions
  • Proof of benefit
  • Provide a current CV 

How do I sign up? 

If you’re interested or would like further information, please send an email with "cosyseal" as reference along with your updated CV to lovelondonworking@optivo.org.uk
 
Closing date Tuesday 31 May 2022, 11:59pm

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