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Maintenance Carpenter needed for HMP Cardiff, Temp to Perm, £13.50 PAYE

Your new company
HMP Cardiff is a Adult male category B prison, with inmates serving longer term sentences.
As the sole agency supplier to the HM Prison Service for the provision of security & support operatives, Hays is seeking to recruit an Carpenter to join the Works and Maintenance team.
As part of the Works Department you will be responsible for both reactive repairs and planned and preventative maintenance.

Your new role
Currently the Prison has several refurbishment projects underway such as Door & Doorframe repairs and Prisoners furniture upgrades. As such the prison require qualified carpenters to be able to repair doors and door frames, put together and install the new wooden furniture and all manner of day to day reactive repairs.

The job involves general maintenance and repair work such as making stairs, doors, windows panels, signposts, fire door audits, formwork and other bespoke timber items.

What you'll need to succeed
You must have a NVQ level 3/ 17th edition Carpentry qualification and CSCS card.

What you'll get in return
Competitive rate of pay and the opportunity to go permanent. All tools and uniform provided.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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no work experience required
£30,000 - £39,999

Published on 18 Jun 2020

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