Masonry

Stonemasonry Apprentice Opportunity

Full-Time

Introduction:

Are you passionate about preserving historical architecture and working with natural stone? Stratum Masonry is offering an exciting opportunity for a Stonemasonry Apprentice to join our dedicated team. This is a chance to learn from skilled craftsmen, work on diverse projects, and contribute to the restoration and creation of beautiful stonework.

Responsibilities:

As a Stonemasonry Apprentice, you will:

  1. Learn Traditional Craftsmanship: Receive hands-on training in the art of stonemasonry, mastering techniques that have been passed down through generations.
  2. Assist Skilled Craftsmen: Work alongside experienced professionals, contributing to the repair, restoration, and creation of stonework on various projects.
  3. Stone Analysis and Selection: Participate in stone analysis processes, understanding how to identify and select natural stone for compatibility in historical fabric.
  4. Operate Specialized Equipment: Gain proficiency in using specialized tools and equipment, including our superheated cleaning machine for gentle yet effective restoration.
  5. Contribute to Project Pride: Take pride in contributing to projects in and around Glasgow, Edinburgh, Ayrshire, and beyond, preserving architectural heritage.

 

Qualifications:

  • Passion for stonemasonry and a desire to learn the craft.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to craftsmanship.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and follow instructions.
  • Willingness to work in various weather conditions.

 

What We Offer:

  • Comprehensive apprenticeship training program.
  • Mentorship from skilled and experienced stonemasons.
  • Exposure to diverse projects and opportunities for skill development.
  • Competitive compensation and the chance to build a rewarding career in stonemasonry.

 

How to Apply:

If you are ready to embark on a fulfilling journey in stonemasonry and contribute to the preservation of architectural heritage, we invite you to apply. Send your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your interest and motivation to [email@example.com].

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