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About the job

Salary: £29,577 - £32,234 a year £78 washing allowance and £459.23 tool allowance a year
Hours per week: 37
Contract type: Permanent

Are you are fabulous plumber looking for a great opportunity?

Do you have demonstrable experience of working with Schedule of Rates, and to specifications including working from drawings?

A good range of plumbing and related skills? If yes, we want to hear from you!

We have an exciting opportunity within our Building Technical Services (BTS) team where you will complete a comprehensive range of plumbing (multi-trade) work including performing site surveys and providing lists of materials to complete repairs.

You’ll provide a lists of materials for refurbishment projects within contract conditions, timescales and costs.  You woll also carry out a comprehensive range of plumbing repairs and multi-trade refurbishment project work, across various sectors including domestic property, high rise schools, shops, industrial units etc.

About you

You’ll have strong skills in this field as well as being a great planner and able to prioritise your own workload.

Can confidently use your initiative in assessing and addressing problems arising on site. 

Being polite and able to deal tactfully with a wide range of people including clients, tenants, managers and supervisors is important in this role

We do ask that you have an Advanced Plumbing apprenticeship to Level 3, a basic plumbing apprenticeship and Level 2 City and Guilds Qualification or equivalent qualification or experience, and knowledge of Health and Safety regulations in relation to building works.

Please ensure your supporting statement demonstrates your experience and knowledge in order for your application to be considered.

This is a public facing role so you’ll need to show off your fluency in speaking and writing English.

We look forward to receiving your application.


We offer a range of excellent staff benefits which include:

  • generous holiday entitlement with the option to buy up to 10 days
  • flexible working arrangements - we welcome requests for flexible working arrangements including part-time hours and alternative working patterns
  • 24/7 independent Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • local government pension with generous employer contribution of 17.3%
  • excellent support and development 
  • relocation package available up to £8,500 (subject to meeting eligibility criteria) 
  • half price season ticket on Thameslink train line 
  • discounted shopping including gym membership and Vauxhall cars
  • Luton Council is proud to offer a Housing Brokerage Service for Key Workers to help and support eligible employees in finding suitable housing