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  • Location:

    Greater Manchester, England

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  • Salary:

    £10 - £18 per hour

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    Zoe Setterfield

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    9 months ago

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Initial 6month contract

Based in Greater Manchester

£10 - £18 per hour

Hours: 8am - 4pm (degree of flexibility to work overtime as and when required)

A large NHS trust based in the Great Manchester area are seeking an experience plumber to work in their Estates department.

You would be required to carry out plumbing repairs and planned maintenance work, breakdown maintenance and diagnosing faults including a degree of new installation work.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Carrying out planned preventative maintenance, reactive repairs and installation work to plumbing systems including pipework, water tanks and various sanitary fixtures and fittings, remedial roof repairs and various equipment items as managed by the Estates Department without constant task supervision.
  • Attended to urgent work, some aspects of the work can be unpleasant and hazardous and safety procedures should be adhered to.
  • Partake in a Trust wide on-call system to ensure responsive and effective repairs to systems affecting the end user.
  • Liaise closely with other trade groups, contractors, staff and end users, service providers and manufactures in order to ensure that the Trust receives the highest standard of service efficiently & effectively.

Experience required:

  • Strong knowledge and practical plumbing expertise
  • NVQ level 3 or C&G level 2 or equivalent in plumbing or similar