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Job Category:  Facilities management/cleaning
Contract Partner Company:  G4S FM
Employing Company:  G4S Facilities Management

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Hinkley Point C Main Site 




As a leading Facilities Management company, G4S FM improves the lives of millions of people across the UK and Ireland by creating productive, safe and smooth working environments. We support the efficient delivery of front line services in critical environments for the private sector, national and local government agencies.

At G4S FM our expertise in sectors such as defence, courts and hospitals is second to none. Our success is underpinned by the way we attract, develop and engage with our people, as well as the culture and values that shape the way we work and how our colleagues carry out their roles.


Our values are integral to everything we do. We act with integrity and respect. We are passionate about safety, security and service excellence and we achieve this through innovation and teamwork. We are a sustainable, ethical business and this is key to the ongoing success of G4S FM. 


The first new nuclear power station to be built in the UK in over 20 years; Hinkley Point C in Somerset will provide low-carbon electricity for around 6 million homes and bring lasting benefits to the UK economy. 

Construction and operation of Hinkley Point C will create 25,000 employment opportunities, up to 1,000 apprenticeships and 64% of the project's construction value is predicted to go to UK companies. There are currently over 4,000 workers on site. 

As a Carpenter, Supporting the Operations and Project Manager in the delivery of fit out and building fabric alteration works. Working across a range of minor building fabric projects including project inception and planning. 

Skilled in working with wood, plasterboard and door hanging the project carpenter will be required to complete a number of minor building reconfigurations across a dynamic site. The list of skills and duties is not exhaustive however a full range of general handyman tasks are required to be performed in order to fulfil this role.

Key Responsibilities of this role are:


Work as part of a project team to dismantle old, and, erect new walls and ceilings
Tape and joint plasterboard partition walls
Hanging of internal wooden doors and fixing of ironmongery
Painting and decorating
Cutting in of internal and external windows
General handyman tasks in line with general fabric building maintenance
To perform reactive repair and maintenance tasks as designated by HPC Helpdesk team.
To perform planned Workspace Re-engineering tasks as required
Raise work requests through the CAFM system to ensure full traceability of works carried out.
To assist in review of CAD layout drawings for minor building fabric
Perform the duties of an Accompanying Safety Person.
To provide holiday/sickness cover within the FM maintenance team.
To complete daily plant monitoring duties and record details
Ensure that at all times, the image of the contract reflects the professional image of the Company.
To follow Health and Safety Policy and Safe Systems of Work Procedures
To comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work Act and emergency procedures as required.
Work with other craft qualified, semi-skilled and non-skilled maintenance staff to develop cross-skilling and cover all levels and aspects of maintenance activities on a team work basis
Supervise and co-ordinate subcontractors to meet the needs of the business
Maintenance inspection and repairs to various assets, building fabric and estate, e.g. furniture, internal and external fixtures and fittings, grounds, access and parking, etc.
Participate in on call duties
Manage, co-ordinate and participate in permit responsibilities
Capable of working both independently and as part of a team, and be an effective and proactive team player.
To carry out Health and Safety responsibilities as per G4S Corporate Part B Responsibilities document



Qualifications and Experiences: 

  • Fully qualified Carpenter
  • Full, clean driving licence
  • Experience of general building fabric alterations
  • Experience of working with plasterboard (tape and joint)


Terms, Conditions: 

Company pension scheme with employer contributions
G4S Life Assurance Scheme
Free eye-tests/discounts for VDU users
Subsidised healthcare plan
Charity work- Match-IT and Payroll Giving
Employee Assistance Programme Scheme (Confidential Counselling Services, 24/7 support specialising in health and medical topics )
Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers
Progression, training and development opportunities.


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.