We are seeking a reliable and skilled Carpenter/Plumber to join our clients team based in Portsmouth. You will join them on a full-time, permanent basis, and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of £31,720 per annum plus benefits.

The companyprovides professional and high-quality construction, refurbishment, building maintenance, and facilities management services across the south of England. They work with both public and private sector clients across Hampshire, Sussex, Surrey, Dorset, and the Isle of Wight.

Over the past 28 years, the company have grown steadily to a turnover of circa £33m and have established themselves as one of the most open, honest, and versatile companies in the industry, which is reflected in their long-term client relationships and high levels of customer satisfaction.

The company believe that the most integral part of their business is their people. Their staff operate with the highest standard of professionalism in all aspects of their day-to-day work, reflecting our company values and their ethos: Integrity, built-in. Their mission is to develop and encourage staff to achieve exemplary results within their role. In order to achieve this, they offer their people a wide range of training and development opportunities, as well as the following benefits:

  • An annual salary of £31,720
  • Up to 36 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Company Van with Fuel Card
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme

The Carpenter/Plumber role is based from the Portsmouth office working on the Portsmouth City Council term maintenance contract. The contract services and maintains over 8,000 social housing homes and 718 council buildings. You will join the maintenance team of over 150 staff who have been delivering this contract for over 12 years.

You will be working in all of PCCs property portfolio including, but not limited to, Social Housing, Schools, Public Conveniences, Offices, Heritage and Museums.

When working in these property types you will be expected to use your skills, knowledge, experience and training to carry out the right work at the right time ensuring a high-quality standard of workmanship, health & safety and compliance to the Companys processes and procedures in delivery of your work.

You will need to have an open and positive attitude, be a team player and be able to embrace and work in new ways to improve yourself, the team and service to the client. When dealing with customers, client representatives or peers and team members you will be professional at all times and demonstrate high standards of customer service and care.

The required skills and qualifications for the Carpenter/Plumber role:

  • 2-5 years experience of working in a Social Housing or Building Maintenance environment
  • An NVQ level 2-3 in carpentry/plumbing or equivalent
  • Trade-based experience may be considered
  • The ability to demonstrate you are a competent tradesperson and have the tools to do the work
  • The prerequisite technical, statutory and legislative knowledge for the trades you perform for the company
  • Knowledge of the materials and methods used in the building maintenance industry

If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our clients Carpenter/Plumber then please click apply now, wed love to hear from you!

The company are an Equal Opportunities employer and a member of the Disability Confident Scheme. They are also a member of the Hampshire Construction Training Association.

Portsmouth, England, UK