Maintenance Surveyor Voids and Repairs

Recruiter
Home Group
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Sep 2020
Closes
28 Sep 2020
Ref
20853
Seniority
Officer
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Maintenance Surveyor Voids and Repairs

Role based in North London, Kent and Sussex

Permanent, Full Time (37.5 hpw)

Salary circa £31,000 or £35,000 (if you are based in London) negotiable based on skills and experience

Delivering on our customer promise. That’s when it hits home

At Home Group it’s critical we continue to deliver services for our customers during the COVID-19 outbreak, and our awesome colleagues are at the very heart of making that happen. We need Brilliant People like you to join us (and not just during this challenging time). We are doing things a little differently at the moment, so to keep you, our customers and ourselves safe we’ll engage with you digitally where possible.

It’s an exciting time to join Home Group as we build more homes, independence and aspirations – the vision that underpins our five-year strategy. Our commitment to deliver on our customer promise, build the right homes in the right places and be market leaders in New Models of Care, is in the hands of our brilliant people.

You will be working as an integral member of our maintenance team and will provide technical advice to improve the quality standards of our maintenance service.  You’ll be delivering a responsive, high quality and caring maintenance service to our customers using customer insight to maximise the customer experience.  You’ll be responsible for surveying and managing general repairs and empty property works in partnership with contractors as directed.

You’ll inspect Home Group’s properties to identify and recommend remedies for repair issues by pre-inspecting repairs, post inspecting after the work is complete and ensuring that our empty properties have the appropriate works completed to ensure they are ready to let to new customers.

About our team

You’ll be working as part of our fabulous team who are super passionate about delivering a first-class maintenance solution to our customers.  Our director Paul has worked here at Home Group almost 3 years now, having worked in contact centres and maintenance environments for the past 14 years. Outside of work Paul enjoys a hectic social life and when not cooking is planning his next trip with his wife Victoria!

You will have the support of a fantastic management team, you’ll be working for one of our Maintenance and Contract Managers.

Where you will work

You’ll work across the South East and London areas, but you will have specific responsibility for a portfolio of properties within your chosen region. The great news is that you will have the flexibility of working either from home or in one of our local offices and we’ll give you the technical kit to make that easy.

About you

You will have the ability to manage, control budgets and expenditure with effective time management skills and be able to prioritise workload to meet deadlines.  You will have the ability to work unsupervised covering a large geographical area.

Previous experience of contract management and working with external partners would be an advantageous to the role. You will possess a relevant technical qualification (or working towards) (e.g. RICS or CIOB accredited degree level qualification) to succeed in this role.

Due to the nature of the role you will be required to drive and have access to your own vehicle which you will be able to claim your business miles back on.

When you join, you’ll need to have a valid Standard 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?

If you’re not reading this advert on our careers’ pages, press the APPLY NOW button to access lots of useful stuff! You can download the Maintenance Surveyor Job Description, and find out more about Home Group. We’ve also got some short films that show you what it’s like to work here, and we know you’ll want to find out more about our award winning benefits and rewards package!

To apply

Don’t delay applying for this brilliant job, as we may close it early if we get lots of applications! Just upload your CV and if you have one, your covering letter (this will help us learn more about you!). If you need them, we’ve also got some great templates to help you.

You’re unique!

Home Group play a big part in tackling prejudice and discrimination, not just for our customers, but colleagues too! You can be yourself here, because we value everything that makes you unique. So, whatever your age, race, sexuality, disability, religion, or gender identity, we recognise and celebrate our differences. Together we make Home Group a great place to work!

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