• Location


  • Sector:

    Facilities & Property Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £39k - 39.9k per year + pension, private healthcare

  • Contact:

    Ruby Skinner

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Carpenter (Day shifts)


Permanent - £39,900

4 on, 4 off 07:30 - 19:30

The Company:

Our client has approached us looking for a carpenter to work for them directly in one of the largest luxury retail stores in London. This role as a carpenter is working on a shift basis (12 hours per day). The ideal carpenter for this role will be looking for job security, progression and must be confident using their own initiative. The building its self is a listed building and requires a lot of attention meaning the carpenter for this role must be used to working in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities as a carpenter:

  • To carry out both reactive and PPM (Planned Preventative Maintenance) tasks as required and to agreed standards.
  • To deliver the reactive tasks, prioritising urgent activities which effect H&S, operational stability and brand reputation.
  • To deliver the PPM tasks to agreed timescales.
  • To carry out special projects at the request of the maintenance supervisor and / or the maintenance manager.
  • To ensure that all work is in line with industry best practice adhering to relevant Health and Safety policies and procedures and any other statutory requirements or relevant guidance.
  • Liaise with all other trades and disciplines on shift to ensure activities are coordinated.
  • Ensure continuity between maintenance shifts and update helpdesk regularly.
  • IOSH, IPAF, PASMA accreditation would be beneficial.
  • To manage, monitor and continually develop own knowledge.


  • Suitably qualified to a minimum City and Guilds Carpentry and Joinery
  • Experience in all aspects of carpentry and joinery
  • Secondary experience in other fabric trades including but not limited to painting, decorating, tiling, roof repairs, flooring and locksmith tasks   
  • Fully conversant with all BS and relevant regulations.
  • Self-motivated, able to work on own initiative and displays good judgement even in high pressure scenarios.
  • Attend meetings, presentations, toolbox talks and discussions regarding day-to-day activities, projects and other matters as requested.
  • Must be a team player.
This role may suit somebody who is a carpenter, commercial carpenter, fabric engineer, joiner.

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