Job Description

£12.92 - £16.28/hour

Carpenter/Multi trade Operative

Stride(Part of the STR Group of Companies) are currently recruiting on behalf of one of their clients for the following role:One of our clients are currently looking to recruit for the following position:
Company: Large housing association
Job Title: Multi trade Operative Carpenter
Office Location: Borehamwood, WD6
Area to cover: Rugby, Luton, Milton Keynes, Hemel, Bedford, Stevenage, Hitchin and LetchworthPAYE rate: £12.92 per hour
LTD/Umbrella rate: £16.28 per hour
Contract Type: 12 Weeks Temporary (No extension currently planned)
Weekly Hours: 40 Hours
Work Pattern: Monday to Friday, 08:00am 16:30pmDriving Licence Required: Valid, full UK driving licence required Van will be supplied along with power tools
How many points are allowed on your licence: Maximum of 6 due to insurance purposesStart Date: ASAP
Interview Date: TBCA new opportunity has become available with one of our clients to work as a Carpenter/ Multi Trade Operative.
They require experienced Multi Trade Operatives to provide a range of high quality building and maintenance services. You will be responsible for general maintenance work and repairs.
You would be skilled in carpentry and have a secondary trade which you maybe less skilled in. The role will require to complete tasks such as kitchen repairs, changing worktops, replacing internal doors, cutting doors to fit them into frames. The successful candidates will also have skills in various trades such as basic plumbing (e.g. to change tabs or fix leaks), tiling and plastering. Some other jobs that would require completing will be changing light switches, washing mould, applying silicon and general responsive repairs and maintenance. You will be carrying out repairs in both inhabited and void properties, working in an efficient way working within deadlines.
You would be required to have a valid driving licence and relevant qualification: NVQ Level 2 or 3.
You would need to present good customer care and admin skills and enjoy working with people and finding solutions to problems.Our client is looking for candidates with experience in social housing ideally. It is essential that you have experience in mobile working using mobile technology such tablet/PDA as that is how the jobs will be sent out.Advert Closing Date: TBCIf this role is of interest please forward an upto date copy of your CV, notice period and hourly rate expectations to (url removed) or/and call Rob Dartnell on (Apply online only)STR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy