Construction and skilled trades

15 July 2024

We have now officially opened our brand new Job Shop! 

We have included: 

  • Better accessibility
  • Adaptable air-conditioned rooms
  • Opportunities for increased collaboration with employers and service providers
  • New registration and booking system - coming soon.....

View our virtual tour.

The Job Shop offers a safe and welcoming environment for those requiring support to find their next positive destination, whether that be employment, education or training.

General vacancy enquiries can be emailed to jobshop@coventry.gov.uk.

A Job Coach will get back to you within one working day to discuss further vacancy details and help you to apply.

Remember to also follow us on social media to be kept up to date with the latest vacancies.

Please contact us by email:

Email: jobshop@coventry.gov.uk

77135: Maintenance Team Member 

Salary: £11.44 per hour
Hours: Full time 
Location: Coventry CV7 

Vacancy details: 

  • To be on hand to support all maintenance issues as required by the hotel and guests.  
  • General repairs
  • Daily maintenance requests from hotel guests
  • Repair and maintenance of hotel tools, and the hotel itself.
  • Keeping logs of work completed ensuring work complies with Health and Safety standards.  
  • Some experience within a Maintenace or 'handy man' role would be desirable. 

77131: Greenkeeper 

Salary: £11.44 - £12.67 per hour depending on experience
Hours: Full time and Part time 
Location: Coventry CV7 

Vacancy details:

  • Assist in the implementation of the Occupational Health and Safety Management plan and monitor compliance with the plan.
  • Maintain a register of accidents and injuries and providing an analysis of these in monthly meetings, identifying emerging OHS risks in the workplace.
  • Involvement for new equipment to established that they are safe/stable and supporting good ergonomic design for operators. New projects review prior to introduction within plant, ensuring all HSEE topics are covered.
  • Developing training programs on Health, Safety Environmental & Energy issues including hazard management, accident investigation, manual handling, and fire safety in liaison with the training team, energy savings, COSHH & dispose of hazardous waste.
  • Must have: Diploma or degree in Occupational Health and Safety
  • 3-5 years relevant work experience in Health and Safety in Manufacturing industry
  • Be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

76242: Health and Safety Advisor 

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum 
Hours: Full time 
Location: Coventry CV7 

Vacancy details: 

  • Assist in the implementation of the Occupational Health and Safety Management plan and monitor compliance with the plan.
  • Maintain a register of accidents and injuries and providing an analysis of these in monthly meetings, identifying emerging OHS risks in the workplace.
  • Involvement for new equipment to established that they are safe/stable and supporting good ergonomic design for operators. New projects review prior to introduction within plant, ensuring all HSEE topics are covered.
  • Developing training programs on Health, Safety Environmental & Energy issues including hazard management, accident investigation, manual handling, and fire safety in liaison with the training team, energy savings, COSHH & dispose of hazardous waste.
  • Assisting on projects and actions and ensure that agreed timelines are adhered to.
  • Must have: 3-5 years relevant work experience in Health and Safety in Manufacturing industry.
  • Be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Have a proven track record of improving health and safety culture within the business.

78718: Trainee Site Manager (Apprenticeship)

Salary: To be confirmed
Hours: Full time 
Location: Coventry  

Vacancy details: 

  • The role is to gain an understanding and develop the knowledge of Site Management
  • You will be assisting the person responsible for the delivery of one of our construction projects
  • Learning about health and safety on site, running a program and managing time and budget constraints
  • You will learn the key managerial skills of leadership and teamwork through study and experience
  • You will develop an understanding of our quality systems and procedures and understand the importance of product quality and pride in presentation which insures we maintain our 5* House builder status

Remember to also follow us on social media to be kept up to date with the latest vacancies.

The Job Shop

Monday to Friday, 9.30am (Thursdays 10.30am) to 4.30pm.

Address: West Orchards Way
Coventry
CV1 1QX

Telephone: 024 7678 5740