Apprenticeship Program

Glass and Glazing Apprentice Program

The Jason Windows Apprentice Program for Glaziers aims to produce future leaders and tradespersons for our hard to fill roles within the company and our sub-contractor ranks.

The program is recognised by  TAFE and state and national glass associations as one of the best Apprentice programs for Glaziers in the country.

Unique to Jason Windows Apprentices is the ability to rotate through up to six areas of our business and along the way forge relationships with department Supervisors and Managers, learn unique competencies and gain opportunities to identify one of the many career options at Jason Windows.

Our Apprentice Program encourages the growth and development of individuals with a host of internal possibilities upon completion.

Apprentice

Glass and Glazing Program at a glance

  • 3.5 Year Apprenticeship in Cert III Glass and Glazing
  • Open to mature age applicants
  • Apprentice intake varies – November/December for January start or May/June for July start
  • Attendance at Balga Polytechnic West 1 day per week to gain qualification
  • Rotations across various departments every 6-9 months. Departments include:
  • Glass Processing (learn Breakout Table, KSR, Double Glazing, Toughening and Collations)
  • Fully Glazed (learn Frame Assembly and Factory Glazing)
  • Service Technician (learn up to 150 window and door service tasks to all Jason Windows systems in Residential)
  • Commercial Projects – Service (learn the service requirements of Commercial product on Commercial building sites)
  • Lockup / Installation (Residential and Commercial On-site glazing)
  • Commercial Sub-Contractor Installation (ride with a preferred sub-contractor in the commercial fixing and glazing team)

Other Apprenticeship offerings at Jason Windows

  • Mechanical Fitter – support our Engineering and Maintenance team
  • Glass and Glass Processing – support our Glass Processing team
  • Glass and Glazing – support 6 departments

 

Benefits of all Apprentice Programs

  • All fees, books, stationary and tools paid for by Jason Windows
  • All uniforms paid for and replaced on fair wear and tear basis
  • Access our Mentor program for all apprentices
  • Reward and recognition programs tailored to our Apprentices
  • Free onsite car parking

 

Minimum Requirements

  • Clear desire to work in the building industry
  • Clear desire to become a great tradesperson
  • Successful completion of Year 10 minimum
  • Be fit to carry out manual tasks and be on your feet constantly
  • Pass Drug and Alcohol tests (regularly)
  • Drivers Licence is desirable for our Glass and Glazing apprentices
  • Basic mathematics
  • Medium level of Literacy and Numeracy
  • Good levels of spoken and written English
  • Reliable Transport to and from work