Technical Advisor (Experienced Multi-Skilled Trades Operative)

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Operational across Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire
£30,490 - £32,282 per annum
Closing date
6 Nov 2021

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Residential Development & Construction, Construction
Assistant / coordinator
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP
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Job Details

The Role:

A vacancy has arisen in our Developer team for an experienced Technical Advisor. Reporting to the Customer Care Manager, the main roles and responsibilities for this role are to:

  • Provide various multi-trade remedial work to a high-quality standard and in a timely manner
  • To operate within Health and Safety standards
  • On arrival at a property, to discuss proposed works with the customer and advise of timescales
  • To advise of completed works and gain customers acknowledgment
  • To visit customer homes and assess issues raised with the Customer service advisors. Establish if defective and advise Customer service advisors, the recommended works required and proposed timescales
  • Review appointments in advance to ensure arriving at the property with correct materials
  • Ensure maintenance of van and tools to comply with Health and safety and Exceptional levels of presentation
  • Ensure company standard PPE is worn and personal levels of presentation are maintained
  • Materials to be purchased within the business guidelines
  • Have a strong knowledge of warranty providers standards and work to uphold them
  • Visit Customers homes and review 7-day snag list. Agree which items are defects and arrange for works to be required
  • Support the Customer Care Advisors by attending properties to establish if the issue is a defect or establish how to resolve the problem

The Person:

The successful candidate will have the following;

  • Strong command of MS Office, excellent verbal and written skills. Strong communication and organisation skills required.
  • Is skilled across several trades and can demonstrate skills and experience across several trades
  • Formally qualification in at least on trade preferred

A full, clean driving licence is essential for this role. A works van will be included in this role

Closing Date: 19th October 2021


Blue Octopus partners with employers from a multitude of different sectors and industries, using our next generation technology and recruitment expertise to help attract, engage and hire the best talent for their unique career opportunities. We know that having the right people in place is crucial to every business’ current and future successes, regardless of the area they operate in.

Over the last decade, our experience has allowed us to specialise in several sectors, including social housing.

Blue Octopus has a strong history of working with social housing providers to help them hire the best talent and improve their talent management processes. This experience, coupled with knowledge developed over time, has allowed us to fully understand both the market itself and the skills required within the sector. We understand that operating at a high standard, efficiently and cost-effectively, is vital for our clients in the Social Housing sector, who provide a much-needed service for their tenants.

Find Us
Octo House, 2 Station Road
West Yorkshire
LS21 3HX
United Kingdom
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