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Fire Safety Carpenter

Job Description

Job Type: Carpenter (Fire Safety Work)
Pay Rate: £22.23 per hour
Hours: 36+ hours per week
Area: North London

A dynamic and reputable organisation specialising in building maintenance and safety improvements is seeking a skilled Carpenter with a focus on Fire Safety Work. This role is crucial for enhancing the safety and integrity of both occupied and void housing properties, as well as other premises through expert carpentry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Building Repairs and Maintenance: Execute building repairs, maintenance, and renewals ranging from emergency and routine reactive repairs to programmed refurbishment works.
  • Fire Safety Improvement Work: Specialise in upgrading doors, frames, and doorsets to meet current fire safety standards and regulations.
  • Quality Assurance: Deliver consistently high-quality workmanship, ensuring customer satisfaction and adherence to the 'Right First Time' principle.
  • Independent Work: Operate independently and unsupervised, demonstrating a high level of skill and reliability in all tasks.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Proven experience in carpentry, specifically with tasks related to fire safety improvements, including the upgrading and fitting of doors, frames, and doorsets.
  • Knowledgeable in current building standards and fire safety regulations.
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently, and to a high standard of quality.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong customer service orientation and communication skills.

Candidate Must have:

  • Awareness of fire safety in buildings
  • Minimum Level 2 NVQ City and Guilds in Carpentry and Joinery
  • Full Clean UK Driving Licence