Maintenance Surveyor Voids and Repairs

Recruiter
Home Group
Location
London (North), London (Greater)
Salary
Salary Circa £35,000 depending on skills and experience
Posted
13 Apr 2021
Closes
13 May 2021
Ref
201545
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Maintenance Surveyor Voids and Repairs 

Role based in North London

Permanent, Full Time (37.5 hpw)

Salary circa £35,000 negotiable based on skills and experience 

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

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 North London but you will have specific responsibility for a portfolio of properties within your chosen area. The great news is that you will have the flexibility of working either from home or in one of our local offices (when we return to office working) 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.

During Covid

We’re continuing to deliver services for our customers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and our brilliant colleagues are at the very heart of making that happen. We’re doing things a little differently at the moment, so to keep everyone safe, we’ll engage with you digitally where possible. Check out our awesome video to find out more on how our colleagues have felt supported here during the outbreak.

Be yourself at Home Group

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 (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! 

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