Plumber - Salisbury Area - Wessex Response

Wessex Response is a family run company based in Dorset for over 50 years. We are seeking an experienced Plumber on a permanent contract to work on a repairs and maintenance contract in Salisbury and the surrounding area..

Reporting to the Contracts Manager and working alongside our general works operatives, you will be required to measure and survey jobs in the first instance, work from set specifications, update job information in real time or amend incorrect job information whilst ensuring compliance of health and safety & construction design management (CDM) regulations.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

This role requires a customer focussed, self-motivated individual with a broad range of experience. You will be tasked with a variety of repairs; maintenance and installation works, including but not limited to:

  • Responsive repairs relating to all types plumbing works
  • Installation of sanitary ware
  • Internal drainage issues
  • Occasional 1st & 2nd fix work
  • Basic tiling
  • Out of hours make safe service on a call out rota

This list of responsibilities and duties is not exhaustive and the Company will expect you to perform other duties relevant to the job title.

Essential competencies:

  • Minimum city and guilds craft (6035) Level 2 in plumbing
  • Good knowledge of tiling and drainage systems
  • Punctual
  • ICT Literate
  • Valid UK driving licence


  • Level 3 city and guilds craft (6035) Level 3 in plumbing
  • PDA knowledge
  • Basic understanding of NMHF Schedule of Rates
  • Previous experience of working within the Social Housing sector


  • Salary dependent on experience (42.5 hours per week)
  • Company Van
  • BUPA Medical Insurance
  • Accident and Sickness Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Auto-enrolment pension

All subject to qualifying periods of employment and Conditions of Contract

For an application form please CLICK HERE.

Or for further information please email or call 01747 858039 (No agencies please).

Due to a high volume of responses we may be unable to feedback to all applicants, therefore if you do not hear from us within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.