Long term opportunity - HMP Risley - Qualified and experienced plumber
Your new company
As the leading agency supplier to the HM Prison Service for the provision of maintenance trades & support operatives, Hays is seeking to recruit multiple qualified trades, including a Qualified (City & Guilds or NVQ Level 2) Maintenance Plumber for HMP Risley, based in Warrington.
This is a long-term temporary job starting within the next 4 weeks, with the opportunity to apply for permanent positions. You will be working at HMP Risley, based in Warrington, for a facilities management and maintenance company. This company ensures that all maintenance projects throughout the prison are completed to a high standard. HMP Risley is a male category C Prison.
Your new role
This role is an ongoing temporary assignment with an opportunity to go to permanent after 6 months. You will be carrying out all reactive and planned Plumbing repairs, small planned project maintenance within the prison service, working 39 hours a week. The prison is looking for a qualified multi-skilled Plumber, ideal but not essential, experienced within local authorities and government bodies as there is an understand of the pace and work required.
The nature of the role requires candidates to be security conscious and able to challenge potential compromises and risks, you will also need to be reliable and consistent, level headed and have exceptional interpersonal skills. Full training on working within a prison is provided by the establishment/ department.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful for this role, qualifications aren't essential however, are beneficial if you do hold them. If you don't hold any relevant qualifications, you will need to provide evidence of your experience through your CV or ex-employer references.
You do not require any previous experience or qualifications for this role. You just need to be security conscious, able to challenge potential compromises and risk, and be reliable. To be successful for this role, you will need to pass a DBS clearance security clearance (organised by Hays) and also Prison clearance.
To apply for the DBS, you must hold a valid passport or Birth Certificate & Photo Driving Licence in your current address, proof of National Insurance and proof of address dated in the past 3 months.
All applicants must be able to provide details of at least 2 satisfactory references, one from an ex-employer.
What you'll get in return
You will be paid weekly, every Friday will receive all relevant training for this role such as an induction week and key training. This role is paying £14.51 PAYE or £15.29 with your preferred Umbrella company.
This role is Monday - Friday, 39 hours per week and you will have access to free onsite parking.
What you need to do now
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