Apprentice Plumber

Kirklees, West Yorkshire
24 Mar 2021
11 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full time


We’re Kirklees – Earn Learn and Build a Career

This is a training contract for up to 4 Years.  

We are recruiting to a number of apprentice roles within the council.  If you are aged 16 and over you can apply for an apprenticeship with us.  Please read the eligibility criteria in the Job Profile. 

If you are looking for hands-on experience and learning on the job then an apprenticeship could be the right route for you, with vacancies for all ages. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce to reflect our local communities. 

We offer high quality apprenticeships helping you to gain a professionally recognised qualification, coaching and mentoring along with wellbeing support and staff benefits. Everything you need to look forward to a very bright future ahead. 

We have exciting opportunities for people who are enthusiastic, hard-working and interested in a career to make a difference to our local residents. 

You will work as an Apprentice and will be required to complete a training programme that will cover all aspects of the role and will be delivered through blended learning by a registered training provider.  

Working alongside and supported by one of our qualified Plumbers you will be required to follow a learning programme and to assist in the provision of plumbing maintenance and construction within Property Services. You will be required to complete a 4 year training programme that will cover all aspects of the role and will be delivered through attendance at college or other distance learning methods delivered by Kirklees College of Building. As an Apprentice Plumber you will complete Level 3 in Plumbing and Heating Qualification.

If you require further information about the role please email: 

Please read the documents under ‘Important Information’ these are: 

The Job Profile - this will tell you more about the role and any specific requirements you need to meet. 

Guidance Notes - this will provide you with information and tips regarding the Application Process.

Closing date  

11 April 2021, 11:55 PM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Important Information

Job Profile.pdf – 160KB 

Apprenticeship Guidance Notes.pdf – 767KB