Multi Skilled Operative – Plumbing MEAR66831

Recruiter
Mears
Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary
£29,690.12
Posted
29 Jun 2018
Closes
27 Jul 2018
Ref
MEAR66831
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Multi Skilled Operative – Plumbing MEAR66831

Leicester

£29,690.12

Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve.

We do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and our approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community.

With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with Mears has rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job at Mears could be just around the corner.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team as a Multi Skilled Operative (Plumbing) based in Leicester. Within the role you will be responsible for completing repairs to the housing stock as required by our client whilst working effectively within a consistent operation repairs service.

Liaising with the Mears call centre you will enable a response to emergencies and other works within a given time period, whilst ensuring the work has been carried out both effectively and efficiently. You will complete the works to a high-quality standard in order to maximise first time fix criteria, appointment objectives alongside improving resident satisfaction. You will be able to submit presentable and accurate paperwork which includes PDA data base information coupled with using SOR and descriptive works, in order to cost works which are being completed. Within the role you will work within a busy repairs team environment, reporting individual actions from site guaranteeing maximum service delivery and high levels of resident satisfaction at all times.

Ideally candidates will hold Builder/ multi skilled first trade experience in Plumbing but must also be able to paint and carry out work on glazing wooden, metal crittall, along with UPVC, plastering wet trades, you will also be able to carry out brickwork/roofing/labouring/ tiling and carpentry/lock changes and repairs.

You should also hold a relevant trade qualification or extensive experience in 3 or more trades, preferably within Glazing, roofing, plumbing, carpentry and wet trades (i.e plastering/brickwork/tiling etc). A proficient user of IT, you will be a motivated individual with the ability to succeed. Successful operatives will also be added to the branch out of hours rota.

Candidates for this role must hold a full valid driving licence

Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...

  • Training and development
  • Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service.
  • Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support

Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers

 

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