Carpenter / Joiner

Posted 5 January by Gov Facility Services Limited

Carpenter / Joiner

Location: You will be permanently working from HMP Exeter, EX4 4EX
Salary: £27K - £30K per annum
Contract: Full time, Permanent

We are Gov Facility Service Ltd, a non-profit company owned entirely by the Ministry of Justice, supplying facilities management services to 50 prisons over the South and East of the UK with an employee count of 1400.

Why join us?

* Key workers status due to the critical work that we undertake to maintain the prison estate.

The GFSL work environment offers variety, a positive team culture with opportunities to develop your skills and experience.

In addition to stability and job security, 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 also offer health and well-being benefits including our Employee Assistance Programme.

We are looking for a Carpenter / Joiner to assume responsibility for:

  • Planned maintenance of all woodwork items throughout the establishment including locks, doors and windows.
  • Undertaking planned maintenance of locks in accordance with locking policy.
  • Lock store, locks and logs - including local courts when required.
  • Installation of structures and fixtures, such as windows.

You must be able to demonstrate the following Qualifications and Experience:

  • City & Guilds, National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) Level 3 in Carpentry or an equivalent
  • Substantiated experience in a similar role can be considered as an alternative to formal qualification
  • Must be able to display competency in the use and operation of all associated power tools and machinery

You will need to meet our stringent vetting requirements and satisfy pre-employment checks.

If this sounds like the ideal role, please apply today and we will be in touch.

No agencies please!

Required skills

  • Carpentry
  • Carpenter
  • Locksmith
  • Joiner

Application questions

Do you have previous experience in a similar carpenter / joiner role?
Have you any experience as a locksmith?
Are you eligible to live and work in the UK with fluent English language skills?

Reference: 41412420

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