Escort/Trade Support | HMP Doncaster

Serco Group - Yorkshire (30+ days ago)

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Trade/Escort Support

HMP Doncaster

40 Hours Per Week

£19,587 per annum

HMP and YOI Doncaster is a category B male establishment prison based near the city centre. The operational capacity is for 1145 male prisoners aged 18+. HMP and YOI Doncaster is a resettlement prison for those serving a range of sentences.

We are currently looking to recruit a Trade/Escort Support to work at HMP Doncaster. This role will require you to work 40 hours per week Monday- Friday 08:00-16:30.

As part of this role you will form part of a Works Service Team of multi skilled engineers and be expected to assist other trades in their duties.

Main responsibilities

As part of your new role you will be responsible for assisting in the multi trade support of other members of the Works service team in completing related routine maintenance and repairs.

You will operate machine tools safely and maintain records of tools and report as and when required. You will also be expected to carry out other duties that may be delegated to you.

You will be required to be a team member of the Works Service Unit "Out of Hours" call out roster.

As the successful candidate, it is important that you ensure all duties assigned to yourself are carried out in a safe manner, observing all statutory regulations and the local regulations which may be in force at HMP Doncaster.

About you

The successful candidate will be able to evidence the following skills:
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to use own initiative, work to strict timescales and prioritise workload.
  • Demonstrate flexibility and be proactive with a commitment to customer satisfaction and continuous improvement to working approach.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, both in writing and orally (including good telephone manner).

On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Serco Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward.