Multi Skilled Operative
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent, Full Time (37.5 hpw)
Salary circa £31,449 pa, plus Brilliant Benefits
Delivering on our Customer Promise – that’s when it hits home
We have a fabulous job opportunity for you to join our brand-new Repairs and Maintenance team as our Multi Skilled Operative. You’ll be responsible for carrying out high quality, right first-time maintenance and installation works across responsive and void workstreams.
All jobs will be undertaken with a ‘right first time’ culture. You’ll have a multi skilled, whole job repair approach which delivers high level of individual and team performance. You’ll deliver recognised industry standards for compliance, quality and productivity.
Oh, did we mention that we’re 5^th in the UK’s “Best Super Large Places to Work”, 4^th for “Best Super Large organisations for Women”, 9^th for “Best Super Large organisations for Wellbeing”, 40^th in Stonewall’s Top 100 employers and hold Investors in People Platinum Standard...? It’s our brilliant people and culture!
Be yourself at Home
Home Group is committed to tackling prejudice and discrimination, not just for our customers, but for our colleagues too! We’re super proud of our internal Diversity Networks and allies (Multicultural, LGBTQIA+ and Disability) which support colleagues from different backgrounds to be their true selves. We recognise and celebrate our differences, together we make Home Group a great place to work!
Do let us know if you’d like us to make any adjustments to support you in your application.
As a multi skilled operative you will have a recognised building / construction qualification. You’ll have experience of multiple trade areas, such as joinery, plastering/tiling, roof work, brickwork/groundwork, basic plumbing and delivering works with a multi skilled approach.
With a flexible approach and ability to take ownership, you can use your own judgement and initiative.
Here at Home Group we have invested heavily in our future and use current and up to date equipment. You’ll be issued with the latest kit, so it's important to us that you are technologically savvy (or at the very least not a technophobe!)
What you will get to help you be Brilliant
- Company vehicle for business use and commuting
- Your jobs will be scheduled so you know exactly where you need to be
- 25 days annual leave rising to 30 days (with the option to buy 5 more), as well as bank holidays
- Generous defined contribution pension scheme (with a variable matched contribution to suit your needs)
- Flexible working (to suit business needs)
- Occupational health checks to make sure you’re always at your best
- Great training opportunities (induction package and training / development)
- ‘Me Time’ for those important moments in life
- Salary sacrifice scheme to get yourself a new car or laptop
- High street rewards and discounts at over 800 businesses
- Colleague financial support scheme, for those unexpected financial hurdles we can all have from time to time
Where you’ll do your job
You’ll initially work across North, Northwest and North East London, Hertfordshire and Essex. The great news is that you’ll have the flexibility of working either from home or in one of our local offices and we’ll give you the technology and kit to make that easy.
To meet the needs of our customers, we need to be flexible. This means you’ll work 5 days per week depending on the need of the business. You may also be asked to take part in our out of hours service.
As we’re asking you to be flexible for us, we aim to give you the time you need to spend time doing the things that matter to you!
When you join, you’ll need to have a valid Basic Check under the Disclosure and Barring Service. The great news is that we will pay for that to be done if you don’t have a transferrable one. Want to know more?
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