Handy Vans Fitter - West Midlands and Staffordshire

The Royal British Legion
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Handy Vans Fitter

Covering the West Midlands & Staffordshire

£19,146 - £26,000 depending on qualifications and experience*

Are you seeking a job that utilises your skills, provides variety, has job satisfaction and gets you out and about within the community? If the answer is yes, then this may be the opportunity you have been waiting for.

Our exciting Handy Vans Service (part of our Independent Living Advice Service) provides a 'Handy Person' service to help older or disabled veterans and their widows/widowers. You will be responsible for undertaking a wide range of small household repairs, DIY tasks and minor adaptations for our service users, to help them to stay safe, secure and independent in their own homes.

Based from your home address and covering the county and surrounding areas, you will ideally have a relevant building trade qualification and significant experience of working in domestic or occupied premises. Most importantly, you will have a friendly approach and empathy with our beneficiaries.

A full valid UK driving licence is required as a Company van is provided.

Please apply for this role by going to The Royal British Legion's website.

Closing date for applications is Monday 27th February 2017.

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure.

Preferential treatment will be given to Legion employees identified as at risk of redundancy.

**Starting salary information

Level 1: Fitter with no trade qualification - starting salary is £19,146 per annum

Level 2: Fitter with a trade qualification e.g. in: Plumbing or Carpentry - starting salary is £20,000 per annum

Level 3: Fitter with a trade qualification in Electrical Works (Domestic Electrical Installer or above) - starting salary is £24,480 per annum