aston furniture apprenticeship

Occupation summary
This occupation is found in the furniture and interiors industry. Fitted Interiors Installers are responsible for project management / orchestrationof fitted interiors, to include designer liaison on planning matters, installation and assembly of furniture at client sites, managing installationprojects, providing a high level of service and workmanship at all times, to exceed client expectations.
The broad purpose of the occupation is preparing and installing fitted furniture including kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and offices in bothdomestic and commercial settings, including consumer homes, offices, shops, exhibitions, and boats to meet customers’ requirements. Keyduties include plan interpretation, pre-installation surveying, functional design modification, preparation of working locations for assembly andplacement of furniture and prepare furniture components for assembly, working with designs and plans, assembling and installing fitted furniture on location to specification. Fitted Interiors Installers work as part of a wider installation team to include other trade professionals suchas electricians, plumbers and general builders.
In their daily work, an employee in this occupation interacts with the installation team, site managers, project managers, designers, designtechnicians, customers as well as other trades, for example plumbers and electricians, and are often responsible for project management andcustomer liaison. In the domestic setting, Fitted Interiors Installers are often the point of sale for new projects, existing installations and futurejobs.
An employee in this occupation will be responsible for pre-installation surveying, sales and plan interpretation, transporting tools & materials tosite, preparing locations, making the assembly and placement area ready for work and preparing the furniture components for assembly. FittedInteriors Installers will install fitted furniture (including bathroom furniture, for example baths, WC’s and showers), appliances and other productsincluding scribing, fixing and securing of furniture using correct fixings relating to foundation secured to and re-instate locations. They willinteract with customers which includes building customer confidence in the level of service provided, developing relationships betweencustomers and the organisation.

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