Apprenticeships

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At Gelder Group we depend on our people to help us shape the future. Apprenticeships are a great way for us to turn today’s talented young people into the experts we need tomorrow.

As part of our commitment to apprenticeships, we’ve joined forces with Lincoln College to create the UK’s first Construction Career College.

If you’re aged over 16 and you’re interested in a career in the construction industry, please fill-out our form and register your interest.

View our apprenticeship vancancies below.

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Apprenticeship Positions

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Equal Opportunities

The Gelder Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Company’s established policy is to ensure that no unlawful discrimination occurs, either directly or indirectly, against any person on the grounds of colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, age, sex or marital status, religion or religious belief, sexual orientation or disability, or be disadvantaged by any other condition or requirement that is not essential for carrying out the job.

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Apprentice IT Technician (1st Line Support)

Location: Lincoln
Department: All Departments

The Company

The Gelder Group is a multi-award winning construction company with a strong commitment to training, particularly in apprenticeships.

The Job

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic candidate to join our IT team. This position is well suited to an individual that is looking to start their career in IT support, and gain hands-on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace.

The IT Department is integral to the administration of the Gelder Group, and as such, the role requires a broad knowledge of different technologies.

Role and responsibilities:

  • Deal with first line support enquiries, by phone, email and face to face
  • Manage company IT hardware assets (workstations, tablets, mobiles, printers, etc.)
  • Investigate hardware and software issues
  • Deal with external support companies
  • Administration of User accounts
  • Procurement of IT equipment

The Person

The successful candidate will be passionate about IT, with an enthusiasm to learn new skills.

Key requirements (qualifications and skills)

Essential:

  • Smart and punctual
  • Professional attitude
  • Security conscious
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload and deliver to strict timescales
  • Able to communicate effectively with internal/external customers
  • Maths, English, IT related qualification

Desirable:

  • Previous IT support experience
  • Experience in Microsoft Office applications
  • Driving Licence

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to clare.stepniewska@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Clare Stepniewska
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Apprentice Procurement and Supply Assistant

Location: Lincoln
Department: Commercial

The role of Procurement Apprentice is to support the team in day to day purchasing including raising purchase orders and liaising with suppliers on delivery dates, prices and availability.

Buyers are responsible for sourcing, developing and introducing product ranges that suit their stores and customer base.

Your job as trainee buyer will include the following responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all materials are purchased on time, to specification, and at the best price available.
  • Managing a range of suppliers in conjunction with the buyer.
  • Developing long term contractual relationships.

Full training will be given, but the following skills will be preferred:

  • The ability to communicate confidently both in person and on the phone
  • A methodical work ethic
  • The ability to work on your own, but also within a team

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to clare.stepniewska@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Clare Stepniewska
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

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