Maintenance Plumber

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Profession: Estates and Facilities
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: From £31,250 plus On Call Enhancements

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Location: North Benfleet, Essex

Excellent benefits plus on call enhancements & overtime available


Your role with us

This role is based at our Essex site. Hours of work are a standard day shift Mon-Fri and you will also be required to participate in the out of hours emergency callout rota.

You will be carrying out Plumbing works and will have a variety of installations and emergency repair work, alongside cyclical and planned maintenance in your daily schedule. All works will be issued via the CAFAM system ensuring that they are prioritised and planed works based on the department SLA and geographical location. Work to maximising a one visit fix KPi and thereafter minimise the number of additional visits to complete the works in the shortest time. This may include some working at heights and in enclosed spaces.

You will also:

  • Work to a world Class customer service with the objective of exceeding SLA’s and Kpi’s both with regard to quality and completion of all work.
  • Adopt a continuous improvement approach to all aspects of St Andrew’s maintenance whilst working within the budget guidelines of the department. Report any defects, improvement or reactive works required to the shift manager.
  • Maintain a compassionate and flexible working approach to our patients and ward staff.
  • Assist in the supervision of sub-contractors as required

Your profile

You will be pro-active in problem identification and solving and be a strong and efficient communicator, able to work effectively as part of a team and on your own. You will have a flexible approach to working, participating in our multi skilling training matrix


You will have BTEC level 1 & BTEC level 2 plumbing & hold a recognised time served apprenticeship.

Demonstrable and proven experience of working “hands-on” in a Plumbing / Building Services & maintenance environment.

Up to date knowledge of Health and Safety legislation


We offer an excellent benefits package including pension, sickness policy on par with the NHS, 35 days holiday, life cover, car lease scheme, cycle to work scheme, free parking & access to vocational qualifications

Closing Date: Sunday 27th November 2022