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
Closing date Tuesday 31 May 2022, 11:59pm

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