Plumber, Falkland Islands

Position Overview

This Falkland Island is a Tax

The role will be based on The Falkland Islands.

Planned/response maintenance and new works on various Plumbing and mechanical plant systems.


      Carry out planned/response maintenance on various plant and systems including Medium Temperature Hot Water, Steam and Compressed Air Installation of pumps, valves and pipe work on various plant systems

Produce a quality end product first time with no re-work required

Qualify for entry in Skilled Persons Register.

Organise work to minimise lost time, or non productive time.

Accurately record details of repairs and complete weekly timesheets.

Respond to emergency call outs as and when required.

Required to occasionally work in the field or on the mountain top radar sites

Carry out any other duties as directed by your line manager, or Management team

What we are looking for


  • Educated to GCSE or equivalent.
  • Completed and passed an approved apprenticeship or attained a minimum of an NVQ level 2 in an Plumbing, Heating discipline.
  • Good working knowledge of H&S legislation
  • Full driving license.
  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills.


  • Familiar with all types of oil burning plant and generally have a strong mechanical background.
  • Working knowledge of compressors, compressed air systems, mechanical doors, lift ramps kitchen equipment, and steam boilers.
  • Must be able to carry out new works from a written specification with minimum supervision.

Additional Information

A monthly site allowance and a bonus at the 12th and 26th of each month. Hours of work are 45 per week. The contract duration is permanent, unaccompanied with 33 days leave excluding weekends. Air/sea transport for agreed holiday periods will be at Company's expense. Free accommodation, meals at mess and work clothing will be provided. Tax free status on island.Falkland Islands

  • Full Time
  • Notice period 2 months
  • Hours worked per week - 45 hrs
  • 33 days leave excluding weekends. There will also be an entitlement to the Falklands Island Bank Holidays.
  • Unaccompanied
  • Length of tour = Permanent
  • Site allowance: 5% twice per month
  • Tour bonus: 10% once per annum
  • Compliance requirements - BPSS Security

If this role is of any interest please apply on-line with your CV or call Jamie on 01745 772218 for more information

Job Type Permanent Part Time
Location Bathgate
Sector Other Engineering
Start Date 19th November 2018
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref PlumbFalk

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