A unique opportunity for an experienced Plumber to Join our Central maintenance team with The Hotel Folk

Plumber  at The Hotel Folk 

Salary: From £35,000 - dependant on experience

We have an exciting and unique opportunity for a qualified plumber to join our team at The Hotel Folk. You will be based at The Swan at Lavenham Hotel and Spa; however, you will be required to work at any of our properties within the group to maintain all our plumbing needs.

You will also be supported by the central maintenance team that comprises of an electrician, painter/decorator and general builders/labourers.

This is a full-time role working 40 hours per week across 5 days, occasional weekend work may be required within this.

You will be responsible for maintaining the boilers and be involved with any new projects such as refitting/remodeling of bathrooms and toilets. A successful candidate will be required to install, maintain, and repair pipes and fixtures associated with heating, cooling, water distribution, and sanitation systems within the Hotels.

You will also be required to Inspect drainage and other plumbing systems for compliance with local and national regulations.

Benefits of working as a Plumber for The Hotel Folk:

  • Free Golf at our Thorpeness Golf Club
  • 28 days annual leave that increases with service up to 33 days p.a. (pro rata for hours worked)
  • 50% off food in all our hotel restaurants
  • B&B in any of our hotels for only £35prpn
  • 50% off treatments & products at our Weavers' House Spa
  • Hospitality Action - Employee Assistance Programme
  • Simply Health – Health benefit scheme
  • Eden Red – Employee rewards scheme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Training & Developments Opportunities

Key responsibilities for a Plumber:

  • Interprets blueprints and building specifications to map layout for pipes, drainage systems, and other plumbing materials
  • Installs pipes and fixtures, such as sinks and toilets, for water, gas, steam, air, or other liquids
  • Installs supports for pipes, equipment, and fixtures prior to installation
  • Assembles fittings and valves for installation
  • Maintaining boilers, including consulting with outside contractors if required
  • Collaborates with contractors, construction workers, electricians, pipefitters, and steamfitters in installing and repairing plumbing
  • Follows health and safety standards and complies with building codes
  • Writes report documenting the problem and summary of actions taken
  • experience in tiling, both walls and floors preferable
  • Gas registered preferred but not essential

About The Hotel Folk:

Founded in 1996, The Hotel Folk have grown to comprise six unique and individual family run hotels, a Country Club, and luxurious Spa. Whilst all our properties are charmingly individual with their own unique personality, the thing they all have in common is the people; a community of Folk obsessed with looking after our guests and delivering a blow-your-socks-off hospitality experience.

Please note that we will not be able to process your application unless you have the right to work in the UK.

If you would like to apply for this role, click apply now, attach your CV and use the job role as the subject title, we look forward to hearing from you!

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