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Commercial Plumber (Repairs & Maintenance)




Optima Site Solutions have a permanent employment opportunity for an experienced commercial plumber to carry out installation works, repair and small works within commercial premises.

This is a full time salaried position where you will be directly employed for one of our well-respected clients based in London SE25.

The candidate must have a full (preferably clean) driving licence

Hours of work: 08:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday

Breaks:                         15 mins am, 30 mins lunch, 15 mins pm

Call out rota:                 Once passed 3 month probation (approx. 1 week in 5)

Salary:                           £30,000 per annum + pension + van + fuel card

Technical Job Content

To carry out installation works, repair and small works in accordance with good working practices and in a safe manner to the following areas that the quality of work is carried out to the highest standard.

General Duties

To provide assistance and back up to technicians in ensuring that goods are delivered on time and in a satisfactory condition.

General Mechanical

1. Pumps (all types) including centrifugal, in-line booster and multi-stage.

2. Copper pipework including compression and solder fittings.

3. Plastic pipework including compression and solvent fittings.

4. Domestic hot and cold water services

5. Low pressure hot water services.


1. Sanitary systems and drainage

2. Lead work

3. All plastic pipework

4. Domestic hot and cold water

5. Soil / waste systems


To have a good awareness and sound understanding of mechanical aspects relating to building services plant.

Working Conditions

The job holder will be required to observe and adhere to the Company’s Employment

Policy Document at all times and will be expected to wear Company clothing at all times during working hours, whilst setting a high standard of appearance that is acceptable to the Company. Relevant PPE must also be worn.

Task Management

Exercise good personal planning skills and good housekeeping measures to achieve personal objectives at all times.

Job Attitude

Display professional and high standards in the approach to work. A high degree of self-discipline and self-motivation is necessary together with appreciation of fellow technicians in achieving total teamwork in order to meet the Company objectives. In doing so, a high degree of flexibility will be required together with initiative within the constraints of current legislation where inter-personal skills will be necessary for both the internal and external environment.