Plumbing & Gas Heating Engineer

  • Places for People
  • Edinburgh, UK
  • Oct 07, 2021

Job Description

We are Places for People Scotland, part of the Places for People Group; we are placemakers; our work impacts on the lives of people across the U.K. – providing homes to live in, communities to retire to, spaces to stay active, supported homes for independent living, and student accommodation. Our places work when they work for everyone. How do we do all this? By surrounding ourselves with positive people, customer focused people and process driven people. Our people live and breathe our SPIRIT values; we are the place for spirited people.So, we want you to join us and the 12,000 other colleagues on our journey; colleagues who have helped us create places, maintain 195,000 homes, manage £4 billion of assets and teach 75,000 children to swim each week.More about your roleYou will ensure that all gas appliances/systems and plumbing systems are serviced and maintained in line with statutory requirements, customer expectations and organisational procedures. Home Repairs staff are required to participate in an out of hours on call rota to cover emergencies, for which a standby allowance is paid. This will include one Saturday in eight - 8:30 – 12:30.For more information please download our job profile available on our website.More about youWith extensive experience in plumbing and gas maintenance, your detailed technical knowledge will be evidenced by a GAS SAFE approved qualification (CCN1, HTR1, CKR1 CEN1). You will be self-motivated and use your own initiative while communicating effectively with customers and colleagues. A driving licence is essential for this role. The benefitsOur ambition gives you all the challenge you could wish for and that's why we can offer you tangible and exciting career progression in a diverse and pioneering business. Here people can flourish, thrive, better themselves and work in fantastic communities with inspirational colleagues and customers.We know that there's always more we can do to make you smile, that's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to help colleagues save money or make their lives a little bit easier; from a pension, generous holiday pay, training, sick pay, and free or discounted gym membership – to a wealth of extra perks including interest-free loans for colleagues, discounts and offers on thousands of retailers, restaurants and leisure outlets and much more. Scottish Charity No. SC006035