Jobs Description

  • Installer/Fitter
  • Installer
  • CSCS Qualified, UK Driving Licence (minimum 3 years)
  • £7.50-£12.00 per hour - Dependent on experience
  • February 5, 2018
  • September 29, 2017
  • September 29, 2017

Abbey Glass (Cardiff) LTD are proud to be an expanding company. We are now recruiting for an Installer to join a thriving team. This role is a permanent role following a 3 month probationary period. This is a full-time role working hours are between 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday.
You will be required to travel across the UK and Europe for this role, so a full driving licence is a requirement.

Salary: Negotiable

What we do:

Working in the glass industry, we manufacture a wide range of products which are all bespoke – you name it, we make it!
These products are including:

  • windows
  • balustrade
  • shower screens
  • mirrors
  • splash backs
  • and much more…


  • Knowledge of Glass products and systems and allied trades such as carpentry skills across product ranges including (but not limited to) the installation and measuring:
  • Mirrors
  • DGU
  • UPVC/Aluminium/Timber Frames
  • Balustrade systems
  • Partitioning systems
  • Glass entrance systems
  • Splashback


  • Previous experience of glass handling
  • Previous site experience
  • CSCS Qualified (required)
  • IPAF, SSSTS, SMSTS, PASMA, 1st Aid (desirable)
  • UK Driving licence (required – minimum 3 years attained)
  • Excellent written skills
  • Flexibility with work patterns and hours
  • Travel across UK and Europe.
Key Accountabilities
  • Carry out installations across the UK for durations ranging from single site attendance (1-2hours) through to 5 day installs as part of 1-6 person teams.
  • Quality control of all product received into vans
  • Quality control of all finished product installed onsite
  • Sign off with customer of works, reporting any issues to installation administration team and management of issues with all parties to ensure correct outcomes.
  • Provide adequate paperwork that informs correctly of all actions taken and any outstanding works required.
  • Maintenance and usage of company vehicles to the highest standard of repair and cleanliness (company vehicles kept at offices not for personal use)
  • Communication daily from job sites to report attendance and completion, updating regularly on status.
  • Promote Abbey Glass through all actions whilst representing the company – this

Includes actions whilst driving, parking, and discussions on site and in domestic properties.

  • Maintain the highest standards of paperwork at all times;
  • Promote best practice on health and safety matters;
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment.

 Competencies for appointment

Core Competencies

Job Specific Competencies

  • Analytical decision making
  • Business development
  • Commercial focus
  •  Planning / Organization
  • Achievement focus
  • Conceptual ability
  • Effective communication skills – written and oral.
  • Effective time management
  • Decision making ability
  • Change orientation
  • Developing others
  • Influencing
  • Business values
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Managing costs
  • Problem solving
  • Quality
  • Crisis management
  • Team member
  • Technical & professional Knowledge