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Title:  Fire Plumber


Adderbury, South East, GB, OX17 3DZ

Department:  Maintenance Services
Operation:  Sanctuary Maintenance
Requisition Number:  56784


Sanctuary Maintenance provides a wide range of property maintenance and facilities management solutions for thousands of customers nationwide. Our staff help make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives.


Fire Plumber

Banbury - covering the Midlands


£31,076 per annum (rising to £32,711 after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance)

40 hours per week

Flexible approach with some weekends, evenings, standby and call out duties


We are looking for Fire Plumbers to join our Fire Servicing and Repair team. You will form part of a dedicated team of engineers, responsible for carrying out routine maintenance on life safety systems across the Group’s property portfolio in the midlands. A comprehensive training programme will be provided, including a three week induction, whereby you will gain formal trade qualifications.


The role of Fire Plumber will include:

  • Carry out fire servicing, repair, and installation works in compliance with relevant regulations to ensure the Group's properties are compliant and safe
  • Respond positively to complaints and breakdowns in service delivery to meet customer expectations, in accordance with contract and service specifications
  • Carry out maintenance of systems including dry risers, fire extinguishers and sprinklers to ensure safe and compliant properties


What we look for in you:

  • City & Guilds qualification, NVQ3 or other accredited plumbing qualification
  • Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) or similar
  • Experience of analysing and diagnosing problems and implementing effective solutions
  • Working knowledge of fire safety issues
  • This role will involve driving on company business. In order to drive a company vehicle, drivers must hold a full valid UK driving licence


Ready to join us

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package, for more information please click here


To apply please send your CV and cover letter to Maintenance.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk (quoting 56784 in the subject of your email)


To view the job profile, please click here


Closing Date: 17 March 2020


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


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Building Equality and Diversity

We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
A basic Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.