Mechanical Plumber (BB-7CD6E)

Found in: Neuvoo UK


Your new company

HMP/ YOI Feltham are looking for a qualified and experience Mechanical Plumber to join there expanding team. Maintaining a vibrant prison estate.
Your new role
To ensure the site is maintained to the agreed standard with the undertaking of planned and reactive service and maintenance, breakdown and fault finding and repair tasks on a range of plumbing, heating, and water supply / services throughout the estate. To undertake survey inspections for quality control purposes including in confined spaces and at height, recording all work and completing associated registers/logs. The regular supervision of prisoners undertaking quality control over prisoner work as agreed within the Service Specification
Main duties
  • To take accountability for reactive maintenance within the prison estate in line with the sites long term goals and objectives
  • To fault find and ensure satisfactory fault rectification always maintaining site services levels
  • To complete plumbing installations, testing, and commissioning in adherence with statutory regulations, industry best practice and Health and Safety procedures
  • To ensure allocated, planned maintenance and small repairs are carried out, undertake service requests raised by the computer aided facilities management system
  • To ensure all activities are effectively prioritised in-line with local procedures ensuring workload/regime is delivered escalating issues to the Supervisors / Site Manager when required
  • To supervise prisoners throughout the day and during training
  • To undertake quality control over prisoner work as agreed within the Service Specification
  • To undertake general maintenance tasks and survey inspections in areas including confined spaces and at height, recording all work and completing associated registers/logs
  • To advise on sufficient levels of stock and request procurement of goods and services and ensure all materials used are logged and are fit for purpose
  • To escort technical contractors, working with and supervising them in accordance with Local Security Strategy (LSS) when required
  • To maintain regular communications, via radio net, in accordance with LSS
  • To drive estates vehicles and operate plant equipment where required
  • To undertake incidental and emergency or urgent tasks and assignments as per Service Specifications timescales, in a safe manner
  • To actively contribute to the effective management of the tool inventory and maintain security standards within the designated work area
  • To positively contribute to the building and development of a culture of excellent customer service, establishing and maintaining an excellent working relationship with the client

  • What you'll need to succeed

    All successful applicants are subject to security and identity checks prior to taking up post. You will be subject to 6 months’ probation and all staff are required to declare whether they are a member of a group or organisation which the Prison Service consider to be racist.
  • Plumber qualified to C&G 6035 (Plumbing), C&G 6189 (Plumbing and heating) and NVQ level 3 in Plumbing or Equivalent
  • Two years’ experience working in a role as a Mechanical Plumber or equivalent
  • Must be familiar with and able to work to Water Supply Regulation and Control of Legionella L8 requirements.
  • Experience working on commercial or industrial heating and water systems is desirable
  • Excellent organisational skills / Time management / Ability to prioritise and organise own workload / able to work to deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Basic IT skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel and Word
  • Good working Knowledge of relevant health and safety requirements

  • What you'll get in return
  • Holiday - 25 days on appointment plus 8 bank holiday days
  • Occupational sick pay - rising to 13 weeks basic pay with service
  • Pension - up to 8% employer contribution
  • Death in service benefit
  • Season ticket loans
  • Charity days - three days paid leave per year to support a recognised charity
  • Employee Assistance Program

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    info Full-time - Permanent

    location_on London, United Kingdom

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