Old English Doors - Furniture Manufacturing Apprenticeship - Nottingham

BACK Closing date: 30-06-2022

We wish to recruit a keen Apprentice to join our Furniture making team.

The successful candidate will be trained in all aspects of Furniture Making through WEBS structured training programme as well as on-the-job training. You will learn practical hands-on skills and techniques to produce different types of furniture, including bespoke doors.


Find out more and apply here = https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-681087

Closing date: 30 June 2022

Positions: 2 Available


Being a Manufacturer is a skilled trade with excellent career opportunities. You will learn a mixture of assembly techniques using a variety of tools and equipment. You must have an excellent eye for detail and strive for perfection.

Duties will include:

  • Picking from raw materials – gaining knowledge of timber technology
  • Working from cutting lists, technical drawings and specifications
  • Measuring and marking out components
  • Producing pre-assembly work including boring holes and counter sink
  • Producing mouldings prior to assembly
  • Producing prototypes
  • Operating hand tools including chisels, screwdrivers and mallets
  • Operating power tools including hand routers, biscuit jointers and staple guns
  • Operating powered machinery including dimension saw, planer, table routers to produce components required for cabinet making
  • Completing assembly
  • Quality checking your work throughout
  • Mounting of fixings including hinges, locks and catches
  • Sanding ready for finishing
  • Final quality control checks

Please note:

  • Some roles you will be required to produce bespoke one-off pieces where in other roles, reputation is to be expected