Multi-Skilled Building Craftsman

Southport And Ormskirk NHS Trust


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Job summary

Multi-Skilled Building Craftsman, Engineering Department

The Facilities Department at Southport District Hospital are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Multi-Skilled Building Craftsman to provide joinery and woodworking maintenance services to properties maintained by the Trust.

The post holder will be expected to carry out maintenance requests in an efficient and effective manner to support successful delivery of a customer focused estate maintenance service for the Trust. In addition will be required to perform routine duties which may be delegated by the maintenance team leader with the minimum of supervision and have a flexible and positive approach to the role.

Main duties of the job

The successful candidate will be able to carry out joinery duties and repairs to all Trust properties including general building work and some joinery manufacture as well as participation in the planned preventative maintenance scheme.

Previous experience in a maintenance environment is essential.

The successful applicant must hold a current driving license and be flexible with working hours.

About us

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust provides healthcare in hospital and the community to 258,000 people across Southport, Formby and West Lancashire.

Acute care is provided at Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk District General Hospital. This includes adults' and children's accident and emergency services, intensive care and a range of medical and surgical specialities. Women's and children's services, including maternity, are provided at Ormskirk hospital.

The North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre at Southport hospital provides specialist care for spinal patients from across the North West, North Wales and the Isle of Man.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached job description for more information

Advert Date: 5th May 2022

Closing Date: 19th May 2022

Proposed Shortlisting: 20th May 2022

Proposed Interview Date: Late May 2022

Person Specification



  • NVQ2 in Joinery



  • Relevant experience



  • Woodworking machinery skills

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

Employer details

Employer name

Southport And Ormskirk NHS Trust





Employer's website (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Steve Scott


Date posted

05 May 2022

Pay scheme

Agenda for change


Band 4


£22,549 to £24,882 a year per annum



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