Tell us whether you accept cookies

We use cookies to collect information about how you use the NHS Jobs website. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible.

Return to search

NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 04/02/2021.

Job Reference: J12-38316

Employer:
NHS Professionals - Non-Clinical
Department:
Estates
Location:
Manchester
Salary:
£12.74p/h

 

Job Title: Plumber

Location/Trust: Stepping Hill Hospital SK2 7JE

Department: Estates

Band/Pay rate: Band 5 £12.74p/h

Hours: 37.5 Monday -Friday 8:00am -4:00pm

Placement Ref:38316

 

The Role

Can you bring your excellent plumbing skills and knowledge to our Outpatient Department?

Would you like to be part of a team that works well together, always there to help each other? Would you like to work in a Trust that recently had outstanding in their CQC report? This location is easily accessible by public transport and has onsite parking.

 

If you answered yes, Stockport NHS Foundation Trust would love to hear from you.

 

We have a temporary placement opportunity available for a Plumber at Stepping Hill Hospital. They will be providing the following support to the Estates team

 

  • To carry out Plumbing repairs and Planned Maintenance work, breakdown maintenance and diagnosing faults including a degree of new installation work.
  • Attending to with a mixture of different plumbing jobs -Commercial dishwashers, Thermal manual valves (TMV) heating pipework and bathrooms toilets etc.
  • Dealing with issues with Hot water systems, leaks, installations, repairs and fitting.
  • A list of jobs will be given to assess and appropriate method of action to minimise impact of services to patients and patient disturbance
  • Would be driving company vehicle
  • The post holder will be required to undertake rostered overtime
  • MUST HAVE OWN TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT

 

 

 

 

The skills required are

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Health and Safety training/ understanding of water safety i.e. legionnaire disease & pseudomonas
  • City and Guild / NVQ level 3 Qualification in Plumbing / Heating
  • Min 3 years’ experience in commercial or domestic plumbing
  • good communication skills
  • Driving licence, with no more than three points
  • Must have own tools

 

 

Stepping Hill Hospital is located on Poplar Grove Stockport and it is easily accessible via both car and public transport. There is on-site parking (fees will apply). It has an on-site restaurant where staff are eligible for a discount. There is also a café where drinks and light snacks are available. There are also on-site shops and free Wi-Fi.

 

 

In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days
  • Stakeholder pension scheme

 

Who are NHS Professionals?

NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.

 

Disclaimer

Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion




Please note that you will be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Successful applicants will be contacted after the closing date.



SAFERJobs To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs (https://www.safer-jobs.com), a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.

  • Investors in People Gold Logo
  • Positive about Disabed People Logo
  • Improving Working Lives Logo
  • Mindful Employer Logo
  • Smoke Free Logo
  • Age Positive Logo
  • Stonewall Logo
  • Apprenticeships Logo