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Bricklaying apprentice

KRB Building
A local general building company is looking to recruit a Bricklayer Apprentice based near Truro, Cornwall.

KRB Building - Employer

KRB is a small company run by Kevin Butler and based in Threemilestone, Truro, Cornwall. Kevin’s aim is to provide a high quality service for a competitive price.



24 Months

This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.

Job Summary

GBP 160.00
KRB Building

Detailed Job Description

The successful applicant will be working alongside and supporting an experienced worker in carrying tasks as necessary.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual who is interested in both learning and becoming qualified in craft masonry / bricklaying.

You must have good practical and hand skills with a keen desire to progress further under the guidance of our experienced team leaders.

You will be working on various projects within the business including Construction Works, New Builds and Renovations but you due to business demands you may also be required to assist with Groundworks, Demolition, Landscaping, Drainage, Trenches for all services, garden maintenance works and Tarmacking.

Wage will be negotiated after the first 6 months depending on outcomes and capability

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required

You will be required to have your own transport and a good understanding of English and Maths.

Skills required

The successful candidate will be practical and have previous experience, either at college or on site.

A CSCS Card would be beneficial however is not essential.

Personal Qualities

You should have a willingness to learn, be punctual and reliable.

You must be able to listen and take/follow instructions.

Future prospects

You will be working towards achieving a Level 2 Apprenticeship in Bricklaying with the possibility of permanent employment with the company once the apprenticeship is successfully completed.

Additional Information

Training provided


  • Conforming to general health safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Conforming to productive working practices in the workplace
  • Erecting masonry structures in the workplace
  • Moving, handling and storing resources in the workplace
  • Setting out masonry structures in the workplace
  • Erecting masonry cladding in the workplace
  • Erecting thin joint masonry structures in the workplace
  • Maintaining slate and tiled roofing in the workplace
  • Producing external solid render finishes in the workplace
  • Producing internal solid plastering finishes in the workplace
  • Repairing and maintaining masonry structures in the workplace
  • Placing and finishing non–specialist concrete in the workplace
  • Installing drainage in the workplace

What is involved?

This apprenticeship includes the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 Extended Diploma in Bricklaying
  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations (Bricklaying)
  • ERR
  • Level 1 English and Maths (if not already achieved)

To gain the Level 2 Apprenticeship in Trowel Occupations you will attend: a one day college induction, college sessions and functional skills (if applicable). Further assessment is carried out through on site observation and the production of evidence from the workplace by the apprentice which requires self-study and assessor visits at employer locations.

Truro and Penwith College - Learning Provider

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For more information about this vacancy please contact Truro and Penwith College on 01872 242711 or email: (Ref ID:82760)
Truro and Penwith College

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