As a Plumber for TopHat you will assist in the manufacture of a variety of modular timber framed house types. You will be responsible for ensuring that all pipework and systems are installed correctly and tested to prove leak free, in accordance with BOPAS standards.

You will also be required to perform production tasks in our Derby factory, working to defined processes and procedures. Assisting in assembling the finished product and carrying out inspections to ensure high quality standards.

Functional Skills and Experiences

1. NVQ Level 2 Plumbing qualification (minimum) is essential
2. G3 qualification desirable
3. Ability to interpret and work to technical drawings
4. An experienced Plumber preferably with extensive experience in the residential/house building sector
5. A proven track record of working in modular or traditional house building would be beneficial
6. Strong problem-solving skills
7. Ability to work as part of a team

Applying for a Position

This is a full-time position and is based at TopHat, Park Avenue, Dove Valley Park, Foston, Derby, DE65 5BT.

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