Trade Operative (Response Repairs) / Multi-Skilled Tradesperson

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £20,000 pa
11 Aug 2017
28 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Trade Operative (Response Repairs) / Multi-Skilled Tradesperson
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £20,000 pa 
Permanent, 40 hours per week

Our client aspires to have the UK’s most talented and inspired team. They aim to recruit people of the highest calibre with the skills, knowledge, and competence to perform with excellence, whatever their role.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Multi-Skilled Trades Team as a Trades Operative.  The role of a Multi-Skilled Tradesperson is primarily to repair and renovate properties to the highest possible standard using multi-skilled techniques and trades.  As a front facing member of the Team you will be an ambassador for the company providing their tenants with an excellent Premium Brand service, committing to excellent standards of customer care and the continuous improvement of the services provided. 

You will be responsible for the hand tools and equipment used in the purpose of carrying out the works directed by the Response Repairs Manager/Supervisor.  In addition you will be responsible for the completion of works orders to the tenant’s satisfaction, as well as other related paperwork.

As a Trades Operative you must have a great attitude, clear focus, perseverance and lead by example to support the Group’s Mission, Values and Goals.

You will be expected to work a 40 hour week (Monday to Friday).  The successful candidate will have demonstrable skills in their primary trade with the ability to demonstrate competency in at least one other secondary trade, a recognised trade qualification would be desirable.  Knowledge of Health and Safety requirements is essential.  In addition you will need to deliver a high quality customer service in a positive and professional manner as well as possessing good interpersonal skills including the ability to remain polite and positive in difficult situations. 

Within this role you will be required to travel, a van will be provided for you and therefore a full UK driving licence will be essential.      

Employment for this position will be conditional upon two satisfactory professional references, an Occupational Health review and a successful DLVA check.  In return The Group is delighted to offer employees a wide range of excellent benefits including:
Cash back Healthcare
Childcare Vouchers
Employee Assistance Scheme
Enhanced Pension Scheme
Free Financial Advisory service
Flexible working
High street voucher discount scheme
Holiday purchase scheme
Discounted Legal Advice
Private Health Insurance
Subsidised gym membership
Subsidised personal training on site
Free fitness classes on site.

To apply for this position you will need to complete an online application form by clicking apply. The job description can be found under ‘Documents Available.’
The closing date for applications is Monday 28 August 2017. Interviews will be held week commencing 4 September 2017.
Trades / multi skilled / Repairs / Maintenance / Responsive repairs