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Plumber (Mechanical Services)


£25,408.17 - £26,158.31 per annum.




37 hours

Closing Date

Reference Number


Job Grade

024 - 025

Responsible To

Maintenance Manager


Bede Campus, Washington Campus, City Campus, Hartlepool Sixth Form


Post Ref: 6157. Full Time, 37 hours per week. Permanent. £25,408.17 – £26,158.31 per annum.

 Attractive benefits for this post include 35 days’ annual leave per year plus bank holidays and the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Sunderland College is seeking to recruit an experienced and highly motivated Plumber (with a bias towards Mechanical Services) to work as part of a busy Estates Team responsible for multiple campuses across the North East.

You will be expected to be mobile and flexible working across all College sites to undertake both proactive and reactive maintenance duties. We are looking for an individual with the right attributes and attitude necessary to manage and maintain the complex plumbing and mechanical systems used throughout.

 You will be a self-starter with a strong customer focus and excellent communication skills backed up with a good understanding of IT. Applicants should have at least 2 years post apprenticeship experience and a full driving licence.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate, in their personal statement, practical examples of how they fulfil the person specification.

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

All applications must be received by 5pm Wednesday 09 October 2019.

 It is anticipated that interviews will take place the week commencing 21 October 2019.

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.


*Previous Applicants need not apply.


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