Plumber (Gas)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 19/12/2018 12:00
£21,074 - £23,111 (plus market forces supplement of between £638- £2,675 per annum)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Manual / Trades / Transport
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Cowley Road Depot, Blyth
Closing date:
19 Dec
Further Information

Working in the Housing Voids Team, your role is to undertake internal and external plumbing repairs to the Council’s void/empty homes, public buildings and other premises. You will ensure that adequate stores, materials and equipment are available to undertake the necessary repairs and ensure that all work is completed on time and to a high and void standard. You will assess whether any appliance represents a danger to the occupant and give advice to the occupant concerning the notice and the use of the appliance. You will ensure that a high level of customer care is adopted when undertaking any repair or construction work.

You will be educated to City & Guilds Level 3 Plumbing (or equivalent) and hold a gas safety certificate. You will have a broad knowledge of building construction along with the Health & Safety requirements associated with the trade. You must have experience of being a plumber (Gas) and of undertaking gas installations with experience in a customer facing environment.

You must be able to work unsupervised and be prepared to work outside of normal office hours, as required. This post involves travel to various locations throughout the County therefore you must be able to meet the transport requirements.

For further information please see the attached job description and person specification.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.