Hightown Housing Association operating principally in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
We have an opening for 2x Senior Voids Operatives to be based in Hemel Hempstead.
A salary of £38,106pa at 40 hrs per week
About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to join a new team of Voids Operatives on Hightown`s growing number of properties. The primary function of the role will be carrying out the necessary multi-trade works and completing specifications using the National Housing Federation Schedule of Rates.
The Senior Voids Operative will be responsible for the first line management of a team of Voids Operatives and Clean and Clear Operatives, with the aim of returning properties back to a lettable condition, as quickly as possible.
The successful candidate must be skilled in several trades including, but not limited to;
- floor laying
- lock changing etc.
You will also be responsible for the upkeep of van stock and storage, ensuring purchases are coded correctly for regular review.
To apply for this role you will need to have the following:
- Knowledge or qualifications in a relevant sector, for example in building construction and experience of working within public sector housing
- Multi-skilled in various trades
- Ability to climb stairs, ladders and scaffolding
- A general knowledge of IT, particularly Microsoft office packages
- Excellent communication and customer care skills
- A Full UK driver`s license
- Note that a vehicle is provided but you will need your own transport to and from work
We offer a range of benefits which include:
Generous annual leave allowance of 33 days per year, including statutory bank holidays, rising to 35 days with service
£38,106 pa for a 40 hour a week contract
Regular support from your line manager and colleagues
Annual bonus based on satisfactory performance
Monthly attendance bonus on top of your basic salary
Annual salary and cost of living review
Commitment to health and wellbeing with the Five Ways to Wellbeing
Ongoing professional development and support to deliver outstanding support
Workplace pension scheme and life assurance of three times your annual salary
Refer-a-friend scheme: Earn a £130 bonus for each friend you refer to work for us
Friendly and supportive team environment
Employee assistance helpline
Mileage paid for car usage
Well-equipped on-site gym
Closing Date: Sunday 4th December
Interview date: Monday 12th December
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