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  • Location:

    Richmond upon Thames

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Varley

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Monday - Friday (7.30am - 5.30pm)

An established Fireplace store based in Richmond are looking for a Tradesman to join their team as a Fireplace Fitter!

You must hold a Full U.K. Driving License.
A current CSCS certificate is beneficial.

No previous experience is required for this Tradesman role, as full training will be given and a fully equipped van for use during the working week will be supplied.

Tradesman responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the installation of media walls, fireplaces, and fires.
  • Assisting with site preparation, such as removing old fireplaces.
  • Assisting with building work, creating an aperture for a fire or fireplace into an existing chimney.
  • Loading and unloading fires, fireplaces and building materials. Some heavy lifting involved and also with handling building materials.
  • Learning various aspects of fireplace / stove / fire installations.
  • Reading CAD drawings and making decisions onsite.
  • Liaising with surveyors and supplied labourers.

Tradesman specification:

  • Previous experience with basic trade skills (e.g., building / labouring) (full training provided).
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is essential.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Team player and ability to work independently.
  • Must be happy to work at heights as you may be required to work off scaffolding.
  • Be able to follow basic drawings for the construction of false chimney breasts, experience with using metal stud work and fibrous boards would be advantageous. (i.e., dry lining).
  • Ability to lift heavy fires and fireplaces with assistance.

Company benefits:

  • Company pension scheme.
  • Annual holiday allowance of 20 days + 8 bank holidays.
  • Childcare vouchers.

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