View Vacancy - Plumber, Dhaka

The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer.  We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Operations and Corporate Services)
Estates

‘’Note : All applicants are required to mandatorily fill the complete online application form including the employment and educational details and motivational segment. We will be thoroughly reviewing the application forms only for all the required details. Forms that are incomplete in any respect will not be considered while shortlisting for the next stage.’’

Main purpose of job:

We require a highly skilled person in Plumbing with high workmanship quality, the job holder is also expected to carry out all technical related jobs as needed.  It is also necessary to have skills and good levels of customer service experience. The candidate will be a key member of the technical works section to maintain the High Commission’s estate encompassing various offices and residential properties in and off compound.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Roles and responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

-  Installing new pipework using available plumbing materials of various types, including PPR, G.I. pipes and fittings and copper pipes and fittings.

-  Tracing and repairing leaks to plumbing/toilets/taps

-  Maintenance and repair of sanitary fittings

-  Installation of new sanitary facilities including W.C. shower cubicle, bathtub, and associated fittings

-  Maintenance and repair of water tanks, showers, taps, pumps and all plumbing equipment

-  Installation, maintenance and repair of solar heating, pumps, hot water geyser, and gas cookers

-  All other plumbing technical related jobs

-  The candidate will be required to present evidences past work experiences from previous employers and will be asked to demonstrate his skill in the Embassy workshop

-  Supervision of Assistant Plumber

-  Guiding the Assistant Plumber to best utilize the plumbing resources and sharing the best practices.

Language requirements:  

Language: Bangla 

Level of language required: Fluent in written and spoken  

Essential on arrival:

- Good communication skills

- Ability to work in a team environment

- Minimum 08 years of relevant plumbing experience

- Technical trade course from a government organization, the length of programme must be minimum 3 years

Desirable:

- Basic spoken English skills

- Experience working in an international/diplomatic organization 

Making Effective Decisions, Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace
22 January 2020
S1
Full-time, Permanent
45
South Asia & Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Dhaka
British High Commission
1
BDT 44,830
1 April 2020

For British High Commission (BHC) candidates, the Local Staff BHC Terms & Conditions will apply.

For other than BHC candidates, salary range will be BDT 44,830 per month.

The British High Commission offers a competitive remuneration package, including salary, benefits, a leave entitlement, Health Insurance and relevant L&D opportunities.

Employment offers are subject to successful clearance of pre-employment and security checks. 

No accommodation or relocation expenses are payable in connection with this position.

The BHC is recognised as a good employer, with a robust, fair and transparent performance management & appraisal system linked to staff bonuses. We have a 5-day working week, plus annual leave, public holidays, maternity leave provision, special leave, paid sick leave provision; ample development opportunities, travel opportunities, a good organisational culture, and excellent work/life balance.

We treat people with respect and equality and have a policy of zero tolerance for any form of discrimination, bullying, or harassment. 

This is a good opportunity to be part of a strong, diverse team, working in the biggest network that FCO has anywhere across the globe.  We are aiming to make it the best.

‘’Note : All applicants are required to mandatorily fill the complete online application form including the employment and educational details and motivational segment. We will be thoroughly reviewing the application forms only for all the required details. Forms that are incomplete in any respect will not be considered while shortlisting for the next stage.’’

To Apply:

Please note applications without (a) and (b) will not be considered.

a) Complete the Online Job Application Form.

b) Complete the motivation segment in the Online Application Form and the competency questions.

Internal candidates applying for this position need to upload their appraisal forms for the previous 2 years (if applicable). They should also inform their current line managers, and check for the eligibility clause if on probation, else the applications will not be considered.

We will accept only online applications by ­­“22 January ’20” midnight. 

  • Applicants who do not have the required qualification & experience should kindly abstain from applying, as their applications will not be considered.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and no telephone enquires will be dealt with.
  • The appointment will be subject to Police Verification and other checks including references, educational and professional. 

‘’Please note that all the applicants will be required to strictly adhere to the security guidelines for British High Commission.‘’

We welcome all applications irrespective of age, race, colour, gender, disability, sexual orientation, religion, belief or creed. We are also open to applications from people who want to work flexibly.1

Please be aware that you will only be able to apply to vacancies for Local Staff roles with the British Government through this official tal.net site (operated by Oleeo). Jobs may be advertised on third party websites, however our adverts will always link back to the official tal.net site. If you complete and send an application through any other site, we will not receive it.

This opportunity is closed to applications.