Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre
Full time, 39.7 hours, Monday- Friday
£29,000- 30,427 per annum
Will also be part of facilities call out roster- additional payment on top of salary
Yarl's Wood IRC is a fully contained residential centre housing adult women and men awaiting immigration clearance.
We focus on decency and respect in all aspects of care for our residents and use continuous innovation to further improve and develop our service.
The centre is located on the outskirts of Clapham, Bedfordshire. Purpose built as an Immigration Reception Centre' in 2001.
We have a vacancy for a Plumber to join our facilities management team.
The role of the Plumber will be to carry out routine general plumbing and fitting work, preventative maintenance, and repairs.
Some of the daily reconstitutes include but are not limited to:
In return we can offer a supportive and collaborative environment that respects work/life balance and ultimately contributes to the delivery of vital public services in the UK.
What you need to do the job
To be considered for the successful postholder must hold a valid Plumbing Qualification (C&G, NVQ). They must be able to work independently when required and complete tasks in a timely manner and to the expected standard. Additionally, they must be able to form and be part of a multi trade support team where other members of the FM service team must complete work. The successful job holder must have great written and verbal communication skills and have a good level of IT skills. They must also have a flexible approach to working as they will be a member of the Facilities "Out of hours" call out roster.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment
What we offer
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.
At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.