Carpenter / Building Team Foreman

  • Job Reference: 00001867-1
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction & Building Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Carpenter / Building Team Foreman

Shrewsbury School is looking to appoint an experienced Carpenter / Building Team Foreman to provide daily direction and coordination of the activities of the Carpentry/ Building Team.  The Foreman will be expected to oversee the work of their team in addition to personally undertaking works and maintenance tasks.  The majority of this role will be carpentry- focused, but the successful candidate must be familiar with general building activities, such as undertaking minor brickwork, plastering and tiling repairs.
You will be a team player who recognises and values the contribution of their team members, self-motivated and have the ability to meet deadlines using your own initiative.  Experience of managing a carpentry/ building maintenance team is essential, to ensure that they deliver an excellent and timely service to end users.
This is a full-time all year-round position and the successful person will be required to work flexibly within the Estates team to meet the demands of the role.

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Closing date:  12pm, Monday 7 June 2021

Shrewsbury School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Candidates will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service.