Multiskilled Operative

Mobile – York / Malton / Pickering / Harrogate areas
£27,880 per annum
04 Jun 2021
20 Jun 2021
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

The opportunity

We are recruiting for a Multi Skilled Operative who prides themself on the quality of their work to join a forward thinking & growing housing association. You will be part of our regional HomeWorks Team who provide quality and efficient services around Yorkshire.

In return you will be joining a growing organisation, with strong values, which makes a difference to our customers lives. You will receive quality training and development to ensure our colleagues meet our quality guidelines and work within the experienced, dynamic & friendly Homeworks Team, which maintains and repairs our properties.

What you’ll be doing?

You’ll be responsible for the delivery of a high quality, efficient and effective repairs service to the customers of Yorkshire Housing and any clients.

You’ll carry out all multi skilled (high level joinery, with basic plumbing and building related) tasks and general property repairs, working on empty homes and planned maintenance projects.

You’ll work as part of a team to ensure high standards of customer service and quality of work are delivered and health and safety is adhered to.

You’ll assist in the effective delivery of materials and supply by liaising closely with management and suppliers as advised and ensuring van stock levels are effectively managed and maintained.

Due to the nature of this role you must have a full UK driving license. Also you will be required to be on a call out rota on call and complete out of hours repairs and maintenance service as necessary

The stuff that sets you apart

This role would suit some one who can demonstrate detailed and wide-ranging knowledge of multi skilled / building related activities.

You’ll have  Building/Joinery qualification (C&G, NVQ or equivalent) and understanding of Health & Safety Awareness

You’ll have the ability to establish good working relationships with colleagues and computer literate or willingness to adopt to software based systems after training

What’s in it for you?

We offer a salary of £27,570 per annum for a 37.5 hour week, 25 days annual leave (raising annually to 30 days) plus Bank Holidays. 

We also provide a fantastic reward package to suit everyone –a variety of amazing discounts via PerkBox, a great Healthcare cash plan called Health Shield and a contributory pension scheme where we will match your contributions up to 9%!  As well as our great benefits and a fantastic work environment, we’re absolutely a company that cares about its employees and its customers.

The finer print

If you are applying for this role internally you must inform your current line manager.

You must hold full UK driving license as this role you will be expected to travel across the North Yorkshire locally to York/ Malton /Pickering/ Harrogate areas.

We’ve got a few ‘house rules’ at Yorkshire Housing (no pun intended!). One of them is work is something that you do, not somewhere that you go and another is that we think in careers, not jobs. Our flexible working environment and friendly culture means you can be yourself, take advantage of development opportunities and succeed – that’s just how we roll. 

We’re inclusive and welcoming and offer a fun and open culture with a shared belief in making a positive difference to people’s lives – it really does feel like joining a big family!

Our values

We’re looking for people who want to get stuck in and make a positive difference to people’s lives. We want you to own the work you do and achieve impact.

You’ll make it happen by being curious and creating trust with our customers and each other. We want you to love what you do and have fun along the way.  

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