Job Advert- Skilled Glazier

We are pleased to announce that we are building a dedicated team of leaded light glaziers to work on the conservation of Manchester’s prestigious Town Hall. Shepley Engineers Ltd are consulting
with Reyntiens Glass Studio Ltd to set up a new Manchester Workshop. Both have extensive experience in restoring renowned buildings around the country and are recruiting varying levels of
experience.
This is a unique opportunity to get involved in the renovation of this prominent building whilst gaining skills and experience in the stained glass industry. If you are interested, please see the job description below and get in touch.
Job Advert- Skilled Glazier
Requirements
Candidates will have extensive previous experience in a glazing workshop. They will be confident
in dismantling, re-building leaded windows, soldering and cutting glass and have a good knowledge and understanding of all processes involved in leaded window restoration. Skilled glaziers will be expected to act as example and support trainee glaziers in some aspects of the
role. Operatives will need a CSCS card to work on site, other training will be given.
Role will involve
- Chipping out windows on site
- Manouvering, handling and packing windows on-site and in workshop
- Dismantling leaded windows
- Cutting Glass
- Rebuilding leaded windows
- Soldering leaded windows
- Cleaning leaded windows
- Cementing leaded windows
- Polishing leaded windows
- Installing leaded windows
Where
Role will be based at two Manchester locations, either on site or in the workshop dependant on the workload requirements. There is also potential that some work will be carried out at our partner
workshop in Sheffield, if you are based nearer to Sheffield or are willing to travel between please let this be known in your application.
Full Time Position
The projects programme is Jan 2021 through to May 2022.
Key Dates
Trial early December
Position start date January 11th
To Apply
Send a covering letter and CV to johnreyntiens@mac.com outlining what previous experience you have and why you are interested in the role. There will initially be a round of phone interviews,
selected candidates will then be invited to a trial in early-mid December.

Reyntiens Glass Studio, Job Advert, Specialist Glazier

Author:Pam

Post date:16-11-2020

Region:Manchester

Category:Job Opportunities

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Email:johnreyntiens@mac.com

From Date:16/11/2020

To Date:19/12/2020