Interior systems installer

Interior systems installer

“The interior systems installer installs, repairs and maintains various elements of the internal structure of a building to a high standard”

The interior systems installer installs, repairs and maintains various elements of the internal structure of a building to a high standard. This work could be carried out in internal and external construction sites, as well as occupied buildings, such as large commercial properties or residential tower blocks with apartments, and specialist buildings such as car showrooms. The job is physically active and includes lifting and fixing systems into place. Work could be at height from a platform or mobile scaffold and you’ll need to follow strict safe working practices at all times. This apprenticeship will either focus on drylining, where you’ll train to install different drylining systems that form the walls and rooms within a building, often used to hide wires and pipes while improving acoustics and creating space for insulation; or ceiling and partitions, which provide different types of working environments, taking account of lighting and other fixtures.

Duration: 24 months

Relevant school subjects: DT

Entry requirements: Depend on employer

Achievement upon completion: Level 2 (Intermediate)—equivalent to GCSEs

Potential salary upon completion: £21,000 per annum

Find out more: www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk