21166.00 - 21166.00 GBP Annual + GBP21166/annum
07 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Heart of Wales Property Services Ltd

Heart of Wales Property Services Ltd is a joint venture company formed in 2017 by Powys County Council and Kier in order to provide consultancy and maintenance services to the Council's housing and property portfolio. Additionally, the company has tangible growth plans to deliver property services and construction projects to clients in the immediate, adjacent and wider geographical locations.


Heart of Wales Property Services (HOWPS) is looking to recruit a Carpenter to carry out all work accepted within the building industry as that of a Carpenter, together with work which by normal definition is that of another trade or trades but which may reasonably be expected of any competent person engaged in building maintenance.

We currently have opportunities in Newtown, Llandrindod Wells and Brecon.

Principal Responsibilities:

* An ability to organise in an efficient and safe manner, work derived from jobs assigned by supervisory staff

* Providing out of hours emergency service for all public buildings within the ownership of Powys County Council. Building Maintenance Services provide 24hr support 365 days a year, including all public holidays

* To co-operate with their employer and follow health and safety advice and instructions

* To abide by the principles and practice of equality of opportunity as laid down in the Council's Equal Opportunities Policy

Person Specification:

* Experience of working in a building maintenance environment

* CSCS Health & Safety Scheme

* NVQ Level 2 in Carpentry or equivalent

* CITB Health & Safety

* Full Driving License

* Ability to deal in an understanding way with members of the public, and other staff members

* Ability to work alone, or as part of a team

* A willingness to respond to urgent and emergency situations, as they occur

Grade 11