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