Apprenticeships at Masonry Frame Systems

Following the successful launch of the MFS i-Form Solution in 2020, we are now busy on a series of 2021 projects in SE England, with construction contracts for 2022 set to continue our expansion across the UK. So, we are able to offer additional apprenticeships at MFS.

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MFS Apprenticeships

We are looking for young & ambitious apprentices to join MFS at grass-roots level and learn the ropes of our ground-breaking new build system The MFS i-Form Solution™ rolling out across the UK.

If you are looking for a future in construction then we can offer you all the support in your studies and training you will need to progress your career. Our methods & materials are unique, so we are looking mainly for a great attitude and enthusiasm!

  • Full training
  • Competitive salary & career progression
  • 20 days holiday
  • Nest Pension

So, if you feel you may have something unique to offer, and want to spread your wings in an innovative and dynamic organisation, please feel free to forward your details to Norman Hinckes and he’ll contact you to discuss the bright future at MFS and how you could be part of it. Email Norman >>

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If you are interested in joining our dynamic and ambitious team, then please send your CV along with a covering letter stating your current salary and notice periods to our MD Norman Hinckes at norman@masonryframesystems.co.uk

Norman Hinckes, MFS MD about the i-Form Solution™ “The MFS i-Form Solution™ is our P-DfMA approach to MMC and we were really pleased by the way it performed in this study and the awards, especially as it excels and delivers really tangible benefits in our new post-covid environment.

This approach is ideal for ‘medium to high’ rise flats, apartments, care and extra care homes, retirement and student accommodation and is extremely cost effective from 3 storeys up to 10-12, with the ‘sweet spot’ on or around 5-8 storeys. In fact we can now go up to 15 storeys, but the study did not extend that far.

MFS procure and manufacture 90% of the component parts ‘offsite’ including block, floor and roof elements, staircases and balconies.

Once delivered to site our teams of just two operatives working with a remote-controlled mini-cranes achieve the same productivity levels as 8+ traditional brick-layers, significantly reducing the ‘normal’ site labour head count onsite, without compromising quality or output.

Furthermore, once the structural envelope is complete it is ready to receive spray plaster direct, negating the requirement for drylining / plasterboard and plastering, completing the internals in a fraction of the time taken by traditional plastering, with significantly less waste.”

About MFS

Masonry Frame Systems (MFS) is a specialist frame contractor based in Hinxhill, near Ashford in Kent. Established in 2004 MFS works in partnership with Xella GmbH, H+H Celcon and other sustainable component manufacturers to deliver our award-winning i-Form Solution™, our PDfMA approach to MMC.

What is P-DfMA?

P = Platforms, a suite of trusted, tried and tested components, elements & systems

D = Design of a bespoke ‘kit of parts’ designed to fulfil project criteria, sustainably

fM = For Manufacture off-site, made to measure in automated factory conditions

A = Assembly on-site using much less labour, in less time and with zero waste to landfill

Trademark Certificate No: 3469688

The key benefits of the MFS i-Form Solution™

The MFS i-Form Solution™ has been independently assessed, compared to a traditional RC frame construction, and proven to deliver:

* 90-95% offsite manufacture of components

* 100% productivity levels

* 200% quicker completion times

* 20-25% of the traditional workforce is required

* 20% saving on overall build budget

* 100% scalable

* Zero waste to landfill

* Excellent fire, acoustic and environmental credentials

MFS i-Form Solution™ Project Portfolio