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Plumber

Vacancy Salary {Advertised Salary}
Location Barnsley
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This is a Full Time/Flexible Working, Permanent vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

We have an opportunity for a Plumber to join our WPS team on our Responsive Maintenance contract in Barnsley.

 

The primary focus of this role will be to undertake all tasks to achieve first time fix and deliver a high standard of workmanship in a timely and productive manner affording excellent customer service to the client at all times.

 

Key Accountabilities will include:

 

  • Having an understanding of, and the ability to work to, industry-accepted Health and Safety standards.
  • Undertaking repair/renewal works to plumbing installations, and associated or minor maintenance tasks utilising your multi-trade experience.
  • Working alongside colleagues or contractors to complete complex orders.
  • Using PDA to receive instructions, and to feedback electronically details of works undertaken, or works to be undertaken.
  • Liaising with Supervisors/schedulers in a timely manner when works are unable to be completed on a first visit, providing detailed information to allow works to be programmed in.
  • Affording excellent customer service to residents, client and colleagues.

 

We are looking for a professional Plumber who has multi-trade experience gained from working in a similar industry and environment.

 

To be successful in the role you also be an excellent communicator with the ability to problem solve, multi task and work to tight deadlines.

 

Why Wates?

Wates Group was established in 1897 and it is now one of the largest, most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.

We employ around 4,000 people, working with a diverse range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors.

Within the Group, Wates Living Space help some of the UK's local authorities and housing associations to manage their commitments to create better living environments in their respective areas so that they can keep the local communities happy and thriving. We do that by providing a range of services across the country to build, refurbish, maintain and fix properties and houses which makes for some very interesting, challenging and varied work for our own people.

Our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow. Our environmental and social sustainability programmes continue to demonstrate our commitment to creating safer, better places for people and communities to thrive. As part of our effort to tackle mental health issues, we signed the Building Mental Health Charter in 2018 and have since trained more than 180 employees as Mental Health First Aiders.

As a responsible and inclusive employer, we are committed to equality and proud to have been recognised for this through a range of accolades including gold accreditations with both Investors in People and C2E (Committed to Equality).

Our In-house Recruitment Team embrace diversity and are focused on finding the best people to join us here at Wates. Apply today and one of our team will be in contact.

At Wates, we are driven by our purpose of inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow. Its a bold commitment and we need the right people – from whatever background – to help us make this happen.

There is a huge variety of job opportunities across our businesses, working on challenging and exciting projects and with blue chip clients. We are always looking to hire talented people from all walks of life to reflect the communities where we work.

So, if you’d like to work for an organisation which invests in your continued professional development, and youre looking for your next challenge, wed like to hear from you.

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