Job Role – Carpenter / Multi-trade
Location – Norwich and surrounding areas
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: £29,000 -£30,000.00 per annum + extra o/t (CIS rates available, must have own van & tools)
Our client a large local social housing contractor providing maintenance services to 1000s of properties across the East is looking for an experienced Carpenters/Multi-trades to work on a domestic maintenance social housing contract assisting in the reactive repairs in properties covering mainly Norwich area. The candidate will ideally be a skilled and experienced carpenter who also holds skills property maintenance sector and other trades.
This is a mobile engineer role covering domestic maintenance works.
The successful individual will ideally hold a minimum level 2 NVQ or be time-served in carpentry whilst also being experienced in completing various other day to day repairs/maintenance tasks such as plumbing, plastering, tiling, roofing, painting and decorating etc. As a skilled multi- trade operative with relevant experience in responsive maintenance and voids works you will be required to undertake a variety of allocated works across your designated area.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Management of day to day jobs allocated by a central team.
Updating PDA devices with key information and work schedules.
To ensure all assigned tasks are carried out in a safe and efficient standard.
Promoting the client’s corporate image and excellent service standard on every resident visit.
Making decisions upon specialist experience and knowledge.
Ensuring compliance at all times with necessary regulations, standards, and legal responsibilities of repair work and contractor compliance.
Managing van stock effectively.
Taking part in out of hours on call system as required by the service.
Knowledge and Experience
Experience within a domestic maintenance environment.
Carpenter / Multi Trade experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills, telephone skills and interpersonal skills.
Excellent planning and organisational skills.
An understanding and ability to show excellent customer service skills.
Certificates and Qualifications
Trade City & Guilds/ NVQ qualification.
Asbestos Awareness Training. (ARC can provide free online training for this)
Full UK driving license & own van.
Working hours will be Monday to Friday 7.30-16.00 hrs (3pm finish on Fridays).
There is an on call rota which you will be asked to join after a qualifying period.
The role is offered on a temp-perm basis leading to a full time position with the company after 13 weeks as long as performance and standards are met.
Uniform will be issued with this role from day 1, overtime available after 39 hours per week. Must have own van and tools.
BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR ARC
Working with one of East Anglia/South leading Recruitment agencies with 16 years within the marketplace who recruit for many of the region’s leading companies.
In a recent survey 96% of our clients stated ARC are their preferred agency labour supplier.
Paid annual leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
Weekly pay – with a 1 hour pay resolution guarantee.
Pension contribution (after 3 months continuous service).
Free access to our HealthAssured scheme for you and your family.
Access to Free online training.
If you would like more information on this position or any other vacancy, please email your current CV through. This will be reviewed and a member of the Team will be in contact.