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Bathroom Fitter and Kitchen Fitter

Oaklands (Leicester) Ltd have been working in the bathroom and kitchen sector since 1911 and supply and install individually designed bathrooms & kitchens throughout Leicestershire. We are a small family run business and aim to deliver a high quality finish and personal customer service.

We are currently looking for a highly-skilled and experienced bathroom fitter and kitchen fitter to join our friendly, multi-skilled team.

Location: Leicester and surrounding area

Full time: 40 hours per week, between hours of 8am-5pm

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in kitchen or bathroom installation

Salary will be dependent on industry knowledge and experience

Full UK Driving Licence required

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Have accuracy and attention to detail
  • Have excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as alone
  • Be able to follow instructions and follow company policies and procedures at all times
  • Be polite, punctual and have good communication skills
  • Provide a professional, personal service
  • Be able to cope with changing demands of the job, often at short notice
  • Work in a clean and efficient manner
  • Must have own van & tools
  • Have proficient skills to work within a domestic environment

RESPONSIBILITIES

Skills you will already have:

  • Plumbing, bathroom & kitchen-fitting skills
  • Ceramic & porcelain tiling to a high standard is a key requirement
  • Boarding for plastering & wet-wall panelling
  • Joinery skills to install fitted furniture, doors, skirting’s & architraves
  • General building maintenance
  • Knowledge of health & safety at work
  • Asbestos awareness

BENEFITS

  • This is a permanent position, following a 3-month probation period
  • Salary – negotiable depending on experience and skills
  • Contracted working hours will be Monday to Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • 28 days annual holiday
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Use of company tools
  • The opportunity to work for a company with a strong reputation for delivering quality

Duties and Responsibilities

Kitchen Fitter

  • Will be able to complete all aspects of kitchen fitting to the highest standards from start to finish, including tiling, plumbing, flooring, patch-plastering, carpentry & joinery.
  • Ability to fit our made-to-measure rigid built kitchens to a very high standard.
  • All aspects of laminate worktop fitting
  • First and second fix for appliances

Bathroom Fitter

  • Will be able to complete all aspects of bathroom fitting to the highest standards from start to finish, including tiling, plumbing, flooring & patch-plastering.
  • Ceramic & porcelain tiling to a high standard
  • Boarding for plastering & wet-wall panelling
  • Some joinery skills to install fitted furniture, doors, skirtings’ & architraves

You will be working in our clients' residential homes and the utmost care must be taken to ensure that you are clean and tidy at your work and that you respect the property in which you are working.

You will be required to arrive on site no later than 8 am and work through each day until at least 5 pm until completion of the contract.

Some weekend work may be necessary to finish the job on time.

Skills / Qualifications / Experience Required

You will already be fully experienced in kitchen or bathroom fitting, for more than five years, and be skilled in all aspects of bathroom or kitchen fitting with a good understanding of electrical work and plumbing.

You cannot work on gas if you are not registered as Gas Safe, so Gas Safe qualifications would be a distinct advantage.

Your work must be to a very high standard.

Plastering, tiling and other building skills would be a distinct advantage too.

 

General Builder/Bricklayer

Oaklands (Leicester) Ltd have been working in the bathroom and kitchen sector since 1911 and supply and install individually designed bathrooms & kitchens throughout Leicestershire. We are a small family run business and aim to deliver a high quality finish and personal customer service.

We are currently looking for a highly-skilled and experienced bricklayer/general builder to join our friendly, multi-skilled team.

Location: Leicester and surrounding area

Key Skills & Requirements

  • Candidates must have a NVQ or be time served bricklayer/builder
  • NVQ in plastering or time served would also be beneficial
  • You must have a general knowledge of the construction industry from the footings to finish.
  • Ability to work from drawings and plans
  • Have accuracy and attention to detail
  • Have excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as alone
  • Be able to follow instructions and follow company policies and procedures at all times
  • Be polite, punctual and have good communication skills
  • Provide a professional, personal service
  • Be able to cope with changing demands of the job, often at short notice
  • Work in a clean and efficient manner
  • Must have own van
  • Have proficient skills to work within a domestic environment

You will be working in our clients' residential homes and the utmost care must be taken to ensure that you are clean and tidy at your work and that you respect the property in which you are working.

You will be required to arrive on site no later than 8 am and work through each day until at least 5 pm until completion of the contract.

Some weekend work may be necessary to finish the job on time.

BENEFITS

  • This is a permanent position, following a 3-month probation period
  • Salary – negotiable depending on experience and skills
  • Contracted working hours will be Monday to Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • 28 days annual holiday
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Use of company tools
  • The opportunity to work for a company with a strong reputation for delivering quality

Interested in any of the above positions?

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