Job Vacancy

Commercial Plumber

Location: North (Gateshead/Newcastle)

Commercial Maintenance Services UK Ltd was established in 2000 and is a privately-owned commercial building maintenance, services and supply company serving the whole of the UK. We are based in Gateshead, NE10 and provide value for money mechanical and electrical engineering services maintaining central heating, electrical, air conditioning, catering and refrigeration systems and our team of over 100 qualified, uniformed and vetted (DBS) engineers are based at our engineering hubs around the country.

 

GENERAL

An engineer must be experienced and carry the requisite qualifications for the role employed. We pride ourselves on employing competent engineers to fulfil our client’s requirements and provide them with the best service possible. All engineers must be an enthusiastic ambassador for our business, consistently living our values, exceeding the expectations of our customers, promoting our brand and delivering the bottom line, contributing to the wider business by committing to culture of openness, continuous improvement, collaborative working and interdependence with other teams and team members.

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

We are committed to the principles of equal opportunity in our employment practices. It is our policy to ensure that no job applicant nor current employee receives less favourable treatment due to a “protected characteristic” (ie race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status or civil partnership, pregnancy/ maternity or gender reassignment) or is disadvantaged by any conditions or requirements being placed of him/her which cannot be justified.

 

OUR SHARED VALUES

Responsiveness – We are agile and quick, responding to the needs of our individual customers. We are never afraid to go the extra mile nor to tackle difficult and demanding projects.

Integrity – We are open and honest with our clients, ourselves and with others, we act with respect and integrity treating people fairly and consistently.

Expertise – We are a people business; we always have the teams with the relevant expertise on the hand to deliver.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

· Fault finding and repair

· Reactive maintenance, servicing all Plumbing systems

· Reactive attendance to emergency callouts on 1 in 4 callout rota

· Where appropriate to do so, providing our site based client teams with guidance on the operation and management of their assets and advising them when their plant needs to be replaced or upgraded rather than repaired

· Providing data to support the creation of quotations (including equipment, parts and labour)

· To deliver our contracted performance targets and CMS expectations including:
    • Health & Safety
    • Work standards
    • PACE - Profit after controllable expenses
    • Conformity with our core processes and workflows

· To be the Subject Matter Expert for one of your regional team's key technical competencies.

 

QUALIFICATIONS & TRAINING

City & Guilds NVQ Level 2 Certification

Able to pass a DBS check for relevant convictions*

Current driving licence and able to work in the UK

*Our client base includes sites housing “vulnerable people”. A DBS check is conducted for all client-facing employees. A notification under DBS does not necessarily bar an individual from working for CMS. Please discuss any misgiving you may have with our HR team.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & COMPETENCIES

Good interpersonal skills

The ability to work independently and take initiative 

Ability to work as an individual and as part of a team

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent time management and organisational skills

Outstanding customer service skills

A friendly and professional telephone manner

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages

Strong attention to detail

Computer literate

 

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

It is an express condition of employment that you are prepared to transfer to alternative duties within our Organisation. To include - covering terms of leave as necessary, to take over and cover some duties normally performed by colleagues or outside of normal working hours. This flexibility is essential for operational efficiency as the type and volume of work is always subject to variables.

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Find out more about the clients we have worked with over the past 20 years as a nationwide facilities maintenance provider.

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CMS' technical support team and engineers are always on hand and are extremely responsive, getting to even the most remote homes well within their SLA.

Care Home Manager, Four Seasons Health Care

I oversee the everyday compliance for 156 John Lewis and Waitrose stores . CMS have been faultless. They attend site on the days agreed and get the work done in a professional manner.

Compliance Co-ordinater, CBRE

CMS always provide a proactive approach towards technical solutions whilst working in line with the MOD Safe System of Work.

Operations Manager, RAF Boulmer

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