T155 - Single Trade Plumber

£28,635 - £30,170 per annum (Grade 7) plus, tool allowance of between £0.77 and £1.74 per working day depending on trade (up to £450 per year)

Due to a recent restructure of the housing repairs service we are recruiting to a number of vacant posts and increasing the size of the team.

We are looking for people to join our team to undertake repairs to the Council’s housing stock. We wish to recruit operatives with skills in plumbing.

The majority of your work will be undertaken in tenanted properties, but you may also be required to work in empty properties to undertake work to get these ready for new tenants.

You will have the use of a company van.

We’re looking for an individual who has experience of:

  • Working in a social housing repairs team
  • Completing repairs jobs in tenanted properties
  • Working with other employees and teams
  • Keeping accurate records of work completed

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have excellent technical skills in one specific trade
  • Hold a qualification to evidence their ability
  • Have strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Be enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Have a flexible approach to meet the needs of a demanding service
  • Be someone who represents our GREAT values and behaviours

 What you need to know:

If you would like to have an informal chat about the role, please contact Marie Bacon, Repairs Manager on 07548 152025.

Successfully shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend an interview in order to determine suitability for the role. 

Our preferred method of applying for jobs is online at www.broxtowe.gov.uk/currentvacancies (please do not send CVs).

Previous applicants need not apply.

Please quote reference No: T155

Closing date:  Saturday 25 May (midnight)

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Why join us?

The Council has five GREAT values which represent our standards and expectations of how we’ll work.

As a disability confident employer and an organisation that is committed to equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

The Council embraces flexible ways of working to ensure that we can attract the best talent and experience and get the most from our employees. Whilst meeting the needs of our residents is a priority and we can’t guarantee we can accept all flexible working requests, we are happy to discuss your options when you apply for a job with us.

As a Broxtowe Borough Council employee you can enjoy many benefits including a generous pension fund, loyalty awards and family friendly policies to help you balance your work and family life, as well as discounts and offers as part of our employee benefits scheme.

Read more about the benefits of working at Broxtowe Borough Council.

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