Mechanical Engineer – Plumbing
Location: HMP Littlehey, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 0SR
Salary: £30K per annum
Contract: Full time, Permanent
Gov Facility Services Ltd (GFSL) are seeking a Mechanical Engineer to undertake planned and reactive service and maintenance, breakdown and fault finding and repair tasks on a range of plumbing, heating and water supply / services throughout the estate.
GFSL is a Ministry of Justice owned non -profit making company who supply facilities management services to c50 prisons over the South of the UK. Having formed in February 2018, GFSL has prospered in supplying quality services to all of its establishments. With a staff count of c1400 we strive to be the FM employer of choice.
Why join us?
* In addition to the below we have been identified as key workers during the Covid-19 pandemic, due to the critical work that we undertake to maintain the prison estate, and so the stability and security that we offer to employees is even more relevant than ever *
You will be joining a core part of the public sector, and as a government employee can be assured of the job security and stability that the volatile private sector simply can’t provide.
You will have a consistent place of work, a supportive team around you, and be valued for your skill and experience, rather than forced to focus on profit margins for shareholders.
If you are successful, you will be offered a competitive salary along with 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and entry into our pension scheme from day one.
We are looking for an exceptional Mechanical Engineer with at least 2 years Previous experience in a similar role to take accountability for reactive maintenance within the prison estate in line with the sites long term goals and objectives.
As a successful candidate you’ll be able to demonstrate that you have the following Qualifications and experience:
GFSL are looking for an individual who has a proven track record of working within If this sounds like the perfect role for you and you’d like to find out more then please apply today and we’ll be in touch.
Successful applicants will need to confirm their employment history for at least 5 years prior to the date of application so that pre-employment checks can be undertaken. If you have spent significant time abroad (a total of 6 months in the past 5 years) you would be required to give a reasonable account of the reasons why.
GFSL will require you to successfully complete National Security Vetting of different levels, this might be Disclosure & Baring Service (DBS), Enhance Level, Exclusion List Check (ELC) or Counter Terrorism (CTC), checks will vary as a condition of appointment.
Upon expressing interest for this position you’ll be sent a Statement of Suitably form, this will need to be completed and returned in order for your application to be considered.
If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role click on ‘APPLY’ today, forwarding an up to date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance.
No agencies please!