Guide to UK-PHMES Grading
The purpose of grading is to ensure that plumbers, domestic heating fitters and mechanical pipefitters are suitably recognised for the trade skills and qualifications they possess.
The JIB-PMES Holiday Credit Scheme
The JIB-PMES operates a centrally managed, Inland Revenue approved holiday credit scheme for the Plumbing and Mechanical Engineering Services industry.
Sickness benefit is payable for up to 28 weeks.
To claim sickness benefit for an operative the employer should submit a fully completed ‘Sickness Benefit’ Claim Form together with a sickness certificate.
How to apply for a card
You can check What cards are available? to see the cards that we can provide, and to check the requirements for your trade card.