Recruiter: Hays

Handyperson Mobile

£23,000 to £23,000 per annum | South East | Date posted 09 Mar 2022
Mobile Handyperson- South East
£23,000 per annum plus bonus
23 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays

Your new company

Working on a Social Housing Repairs and Maintenance contract with a Property services company who provide asset management for Housing associations and local authorities. The service they provide includes responsive repairs, void refurbishments, compliancy services and planned maintenance works.
A key focus for the company is on a culture which puts people at the core of everything we do, to encourage innovative thinking and always puts the customer first.

Your New Role

Working to deliver highest quality service to carry out a variety of technical services tasks. Working efficiently and safety in line with best practise to achieve an excellent customer experience.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Carry out basic repairs and installation of window and door ironmongery, stair nosing’s, benches, planters, decking, bike racks, fencing, erecting blinds, curtains and shelves.
  • Able to hang an internal or external door and install ironmongery.
  • Replace ceiling tiles and a variety of light bulbs.
  • Preparation work for internal and external decorating and decorating a variety of surfaces including timber, metal and masonry both internally and externally.
  • Replace and install a variety of signage internally and externally.
  • Unblock a variety of gully’s, grates and drains.
  • Paving slab replacement and basic brickwork.
  • Ability to make safe a variety of areas to prevent accidents.
  • Ability to block a variety of holes to help proof against rodents.
  • Must have the ability to work at height, off scaffolding if needed and short durations on a variety of different length ladders.
  • Must be confident to identify potential asbestos hazards prior to commencement of any works.
  • Ensure that all tools and equipment are readily available at the beginning of each shift so that workers can begin their work on time.
  • Arrange for materials such as bricks, mortar, and cement to be available at assigned worksites.
  • Load and unload materials to and from delivery trucks, ensuring that they are safely moved to storage sites.
  • Maintain plants, landscape, and gardens.

What you will need to succeed

  • Full or Automatic UK driving license held for minimum 12 months
  • Previous experience as a general Labourer is preferred.
  • Ability to use small hand tools
  • Ability to operate small hand-held plant such as drills and breakers
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Must be able to work within a team environment
  • Basic construction skills would be advantageous

What you'll get in return

23 days holiday plus bank holidays, company uniform, pension plan, accident cover, life assurance, company van (work use only), training and development, funded professional subscription, share save, Work Perks discount and offer scheme, extensive wellbeing benefits and resources including online advice, guides, counselling support, 24hr digital GP, cycle to work, paid voluntary work, enhanced family polices and we will accommodate requests for flexible working where possible.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #4165404


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Job ref: 4165404
Application deadline:
09 Mar 2027