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General Builder

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East Suffolk Council
Place of work:
Rotterdam Road Depot, Lowestoft
Salary details:
£24,982 - £25,991 per annum
Job term:
Full Time
37 hpw
Closing date:
26 November 2020 01:00 PM
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£24,982 - £25,991 pa.

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference to people’s lives, delivering vital services to a quarter of a million people across East Suffolk.

We are looking for someone to join our busy Building Maintenance team to undertake a wide range and scale of general building maintenance tasks. These would cover elements such as bricklaying, tiling, fixing plasterboards, plastering, and concreting in conjunction with general building maintenance projects to Council owned housing stock and private customers.

You will be qualified to NVQ III (or equivalent City and Guilds) standard, minimum 5 years full time relevant site experience and good IT skills. Being fully competent in full room plastering will be a distinct advantage, and a Full UK driving licence is essential.

Hours of work are 37 per week (Monday to Friday) and, subject to the service needs you will be included in our out of hours stand by rota arrangements for which you will receive additional remuneration.

In return, we can offer great opportunities for training and development. We want you to stay with us for the long-term, so we’ll give you all the support we can to build a great career with our organisation. There’s also a superb benefits package including flexible working options, as well as a generous leave entitlement, discount scheme, pension scheme, free car parking, hand tool allowance, battery and larger tools/equipment provided and works vehicle (subject to service needs) allowing  Additionally, all uniforms, PPE, Smart mobile phones and tablet devices will all be provided.

Please read the job description and person specification before applying for this job.

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