View Vacancy - Carpenter, Grade S1, New Delhi

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, motivational segment and the competency based questions. 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:

Job holder will be appointed as Assistant Carpenter at the Estates department with good knowledge of carpentry work to carry out Day to Day Maintenance work, refurbishment and repair works for all on and off compound office and lease properties.

Roles and Responsibilities: 

The incumbent under the supervision of Supervisor Building and Civil Engineering in Estates department will be responsible for Carpentry task to construct, alter, repair and modify buildings and structures, fittings, panel partitions and other wood or wood substitute components or the installation, Maintenance and repairs of furniture, doors, windows, dry wall partitions etc. at all BHC office and on or off compound lease properties (Approx..70houses) and other duties as per assigned by his line manager /CSO. 

Knowledge of working with saw cutting machines & other Machineries used for wooden works.

To Execute work requests timely based on the nature of the work and as per priority and time. Job holder must have knowledge of all kind woods, dry partitions, fittings and other modern techniques. 

To assist in refurbishment work by checking of existing carpentry fixtures and facilities as per BHC norms. To thoroughly check the property in terms of carpentry works to be done before handing over. Every fixtures & fittings to be checked for defects and repaired promptly. 

Stock taking and Disposal:- Periodically setting up of stores and preparing inventory of carpentry and miscellaneous items.

Language requirements:  

Language: limited knowledge of English (Speaking/reading/writing) is required. 

Level of language required:  Good knowledge of Hindi (Speaking/reading/writing) is required.

Essential on arrival:

10 year working experience in field of Carpentry or five years experience with ITI from govt. recognised institution

Making Effective Decisions, Delivering at Pace
30 January 2020
S1
Full-time, Permanent
40
South Asia & Afghanistan
India
New Delhi
British High Commission
1
INR 23,424 per month plus 12% provident fund and 6% SuperAnnuation Fund
1 March 2020

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

For other than BHC candidates, salary will be INR 23,424 per month plus 12% provident fund and 6% SuperAnnuation Fund. 

Additionally the BHC offers a great benefits package that includes annual domiciliary medical cover, plus a Group Hospitalisation Scheme with Rs. 500,000 floater cover for your immediate family.   

The BHC is recognised as a good employer, with a robust, fair and transparent performance management & appraisal system linked to increments and 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.   

Around half of our work force is women.  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, motivational segment and the competency based questions. 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 ­­“30 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.

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.