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Drylining Apprenticeships



MJ Stevens are after enthusiastic and energetic young people ready to take the first step on the construction ladder.

Are you looking to start a career in construction?

Do you want to become a qualified plasterer/dryliner?

Earn whilst you learn?

A short college course followed by on-site taught stages of the plastering/drylining world.

This two year course will set you up for a career in site drylining.

Start the 2014 course in November.

Send all CV’s and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


01392 874007

New Sites with C G Fry

Whimple and Chideock are two new locations just added to the expanse of places MJ Stevens are working in. These two new site are for long term clients CG Fry and Son. Whimple, located near Cranbrook, an area we have a large amount of work going on allows us to further expand our labour force East of Exeter. Chideock, located nr Bridport is somewhere we have worked in the past and looking forward returning to.

Drylining Division Win 2 New Sites

Our drylining division have been succesful of late, winning 2 new sites in Cornwall. One for Kier in St. Stephens and the other for Persimmon Homes in Liskeard. We have seen huge growth in the Cornwall area over the past 3 years and it is great to see the continued expansion of this market. We are very much looking forward to starting on these sites and to further our cornwall client base.

If you are a CSCS carded dryliner looking to work on these project please contact us fill our your details

Tiling Division Help Barratt to NHBC Award

Barratt Homes at Phoenix in Bridgwater have recently been awarded the coverted 'Pride in the Job' award. This is true recognition for the hard work put in by all the site staff. Paul, Site Manager, was helped to achieve this using MJ Stevens wall tiling. Well done to our excellent team of wall tilers and Supervisor Nigel Gilbert.

Well done Paul! Hopefully many more to come!

Liquid Screed

We have our own in-house team of liquid screed experts who regularly carry out liquid screed jobs in Exeter, Devon, Somerset and Cornwall. By having our own pump we can facilitate a large range of different liquid screed floors. Liquid screed is a unique method to provide the best flooring to under-floor heating and a quick, easy, slick method of working. To find out more look on our liquid screed page.  and post your enquiry to the contact us page.

Continued Growth

With an upturn in the market very apparent, we have been awared two new contracts with Persimmon Homes in Wellington and Cranbrook nr Exeter. These are both sites we have been working on for years and have large, well established labour pools in both of these areas across all of our trades.

If you have sites coming up in these locations or are looking to work in the Somerset or Exeter area, speak to us via our contact us page.

New Site with Bovis Homes

We have recently been awarded a new multi-trade contract with Bovis Homes. These are for the new exciting development in Chudleigh.

Chudleigh is an area we have worked in before allowing us the flexabilty to use our Newton Abbot and Exeter labour pools to service the site. We continue to grow across all of our trades and we would welcome applications for new CSCS qualified tradesmen.

MJ Stevens Renew Chiefs Sponsorship

MJ Stevens has just renewed the long running sponsorship deal with Exeter Chiefs. We have supported and followed the club ever since the County Ground days and have continued to, what is now, the World Cup hosting Sandy Park. We hold our prime-located Sign board and our grandstand seats for clients and friends alike to enjoy.

All best for the 2014/15 season Exeter!!

Super- Supervisors

All of our supervision have recently achieved the latest SSSTS. (Site Supervior Safety Training Scheme). This further endourses our desire to uphold the highest standards and stay at the forefront of new-build contracting. The 2 day course was held at PGL Training in Clyst Works. It was a great acheivment for all of our supervisors.

Older Apprentices Wanted

Due to recent expansion and changes to our sheme, we can now take on apprentices over the age of 24. This has allowed a large influx of new people to the industry and we want to be a part of it. As long as you haven't had any goverment funded senior eduction before and have a full UK driving licence we want you to be a part of it too.

We are offering this across all of our trades; Carpentry, Drylining, Painting and Ceramic Tiling.

Please email us or add your details to the contact us page if you are interested in joining MJ Stevens.