British High Commission Plumber Jobs in Nairobi - Kenya

British High Commission Plumber Jobs in Nairobi - Kenya

  • The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer.

  • We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability.

  • We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds.

  • We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law.

  • We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.

    Main Purpose of Job

  • To provide technical support on property issues, health and safety issues, and provision of routine maintenance to BHC and its large residential estate.

  • He/she should be able to work under pressure with a view to meeting deadlines and staff expectations.

  • It is important that the candidate can demonstrate good self-management and organisational skills.

    Roles and Responsibilities

  • Undertake plumbing, test & inspection and complete testing and inspection sheets

  • Reporting any problems encountered on site to the supervisor

  • To assist the onsite TWG team in the completion of tasks in a timely fashion and to a high standard

  • Carry out plumbing maintenance and repairs to the large residential estate of the British High Commission

  • Conduct full water Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) in both residential and non-residential properties

  • Undertake the Installation and repair of domestic plumbing and borehole pumps, booster pumps pressure tanks and geysers.

  • In addition he/she will be on an out of hours on call rota.

    Essential Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Certificate in plumbing from a
    recognised government institution (Preferably Government trade test III, II & I).

  • 5 years of experience in plumbing & water systems work

  • Working knowledge of water filtration systems ie, reverse osmosis, UV

  • Legionella, control methods and legislation.

  • System checks for leaks using air and water pressure gauge

  • Pressurised systems

  • PPR welding and copper brazing experience.

  • The applicant should be computer literate as reporting methods are via digital media.

  • Must be able to interpret blue prints and sketches, produce materials lists for job requests and projects

  • Fuel lines and pumps

    Desirable Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge of gas fittings and gas safety

  • Be familiar with the required Health & Safety standards governing the plumbing role

  • Hold a current full driving licence and be a safe competent driver (accident free for three years)

  • Experience in bore hole pumps

  • Solar water heating

  • Must have knowledge of hand and power tools

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; British High Commission Plumber Jobs in Nairobi - Kenya

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