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Type Hours
Full Time (37 + 2 contractual overtime hours per week)
Monday to Friday
2 posts
Beverley Depot, Annie Reed Road, Beverley, HU17 0LF (Some travel may be required)
Closing date
Job closes on 21 August
Interview date
Interviews are To be confirmed
Service area
Service area: Communities and Environment
Job reference
Job reference: HTPP000738
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The job itself

Are you looking for a job that offers you stability and security?

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Housing Maintenance Unit is highlighting its commitment to investing in the local people in the area in which it serves, by offering two posts for a permanent Plumber.

Based at the Beverley Depot, the successful candidate will assist in the responsibility, for the repairs and maintenance of the Councils Social Housing Stock, within the East Riding.

The post will require you to carry out various Plumbing repairs and installation of sanitary ware. We are specifically looking for someone who is, experienced in the building industry, preferably being able to multi skill.

Where there are no expectations on you to work overtime, or be part of the call out rota, but there are opportunities to do this, if you so wish.

A job where you have the option, to start your working day from your home, providing you can show us evidence of a full driving licence.

You will be paired with an experienced member of staff, to help you adjust to the way we work within the Housing Maintenance Unit, until you are happy to go it alone. We are looking for staff that are self-motivated and can work either on their own, or within a team and have the ability to provide a good level of workmanship.

A works vehicle will be provided with a van stock, and we also supply you with work wear and personal protective equipment with specialist tooling and equipment provided to help carry out your work.

There are various training opportunities, to help you in your job, or progressing within the authority.

You will be automatically, be put into the Local Government Pension Scheme, giving you some form of security for retirement and a generous yearly paid holiday entitlement.


Want to know more?

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Sam Heath
Principal Housing Maintenance Officer
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Pay and reward

The Council is undertaking a review of pay and reward as part of its ambitions to attract and retain employees by having effective pay and development structures in place to support modern ways of working and to support the provision of Council services which meet local priorities. Please note that the future terms and conditions of this post may change following the outcome of this review.

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Some travel across East Riding of Yorkshire may be required, applicants must be able to transport themselves.

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