Multi-Trade Technician

7 days left

Trafford, Greater Manchester
£27,724 – £29,979 per annum
03 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Trafford Housing Trust (THT) is an independent housing company providing more than 9,000 quality affordable homes within the Trafford area of Manchester. We are a “profit-for-purpose” organisation, striving for a society transformed, free from poverty, inequality and injustice.

We are now looking to recruit a Multi–Trade Technician that is confident in all aspects of property maintenance. Your primary trade will be Joiner with secondary skills in plumbing, tiling, plastering, roofing, and decorating. You will be required to carry a varied workload across predominately residential stock. The position will also require you to be available to cover the “On Call Emergency Service” on both the joinery plumbing side. This is on a rota basis (Additional Payments for on call).

The role we include the following types of work :-

  • Refitting full kitchens & bathrooms including tiling.
  • Renewing doors, upvc windows, all roofline repairs
  • All aspects of Joinery and Plumbing

A recognised formal apprenticeship and NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification is required in Joinery.  We are looking for individuals with demonstrable experience within a similar role, any experience within a housing company would be beneficial but is not essential. You will have a full clean driving license and experience working at height would be an advantage. You will also be flexible to work between the hours of 8am and 8pm.

The successful candidate will have excellent problem-solving skills and be capable of working with minimum supervision. 

Trafford Housing Trust encourages a healthy work/life balance and we offer an attractive benefits package for employees, as well as a competitive and transparent system of pay and reward. These benefits include excellent training and development opportunities, a salary sacrifice child care voucher scheme, access to the Social Housing Defined Contribution pension scheme, annual leave allowance starting at 20 days per annum and rising to 30 days per annum with service.

Closing Date: 31st October 2018

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email

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