Employer Spotlight: Drain Doctor Bradford
Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2022 by Faye Copp — No comments
This month, we shine the spotlight on recent Armed Forces Covenant Signatories Drain Doctor Bradford highlighting how they aim to support serving military and ex-military personnel and their families.
ABOUT DRAIN DOCTOR BRADFORD
Established in 1994, Drain Doctor is the UK’s largest drainage and emergency plumbing company. With expert technicians at its helm, Drain Doctor provides its customers with around-the-clock support 365 days a year. Armed with state of the art equipment, its dedicated team of engineers works to quickly diagnose plumbing issues and banish blocked drains.
Working with the best local engineers across the UK, Drain Doctor combines the friendly, personalised service of a local company with the professionalism and efficiency of a national brand. Prepared to tackle any job, its services range from unblocking drains and stopping leaking taps to preventative PPM maintenance and drain mapping.
During lockdown in April 2020, Benjamin Binns took over as Director of Drain Doctor Bradford. Aiming to support and give back to the local community, Benjamin started this venture by carrying out free plumbing inspections for pubs and restaurants while they had to remain closed. Determined to continue supporting others, Benjamin signed the Armed Forces Covenant this January and has pledged to support serving military personnel, reservists and veterans by offering them discounted plumbing services. He also plans to hire ex-military personnel as his business expands.
WHAT DOES DRAIN DOCTOR OFFER TO THE ARMED FORCES COMMUNITY?
As recent signatories of the Armed Forces Covenant, Drain Doctor Bradford are proud to support serving military and ex-military personnel and their families with discounted plumbing consultations and services.
Alongside future employment opportunities within the company, Drain Doctor Bradford supports resettlement through job shadowing and mentorship opportunities. Director Benjamin Binns is also pleased to offer advice and information to any veteran looking to make the move into the plumbing industry. So, if you’re looking for up-to-date information or support do call him on 01274 350124 for a chat.
WHY WORK WITH DRAIN DOCTOR BRADFORD?
Work with a highly regarded national company
Be highly valued for your soft skills by a modern and innovative company
On-the-job training for the continued development of skills
REQUIRED QUALITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS FOR A CAREER IN PLUMBING
A friendly person with a can-do attitude
Driven hardworking individuals who work well as part of a team
Basic plumbing skills and civil engineering skills - more advanced plumbing can be learnt on the job.