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Waverley Court 4 East Market Street, EH8 8BG
£28,854 - £34,057 per year
Contract Type:
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Full Time
36 hours per week

Job Description


Plumber - Housing
Waverley Court

Salary: £28,854 - £34,057 per year
Hours: 36 per week

The Council currently carry out approximately 140,000 repairs, safety checks and maintenance to over 20,000 Council homes in Edinburgh every year. The emergency service provided to our customers is a 24 hour/7 day per week/365 day a year service.

We require a highly motivated Plumber to assist in the delivery of our revenue and capital programmes. The Plumber is responsible through the Team Coordinator, for delivering the Plumbing repairs and maintenance services in maintaining the Council’s Housing and Non-Housing property portfolio.

You will be expected to carry out the duties of a competent Plumber, take instructions and undertake allocated work from all levels of management.

You must have satisfactorily completed a recognised apprenticeship in Plumbing to SVQ 3 Level or Equivalent.

• Have a high level of health and safety awareness.
• Working Knowledge of relevant statutory regulations, standards, and codes of practice.
• Good communicator with good customer care skills.
• Hold a full clean driving licence. A full current UK driving licence is essential.

If you feel you are the correct person for this post and have the appropriate skills, knowledge and qualifications suited to the application then please apply.

We're committed to creating a workplace culture where all our people feel valued, included and able to be their best at work, and we recognise the benefits that a diverse workforce with different values, beliefs, experience, and backgrounds brings to us as an organisation.

Our salary range typically reflects the initial starting salary and annually increases until it reaches the top of the range.  

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