about 1 month ago
Post title: Facilities Operative
Ref: 13/02/18 FO
Hours: i.e. 37 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £25,457 per annum
Based in Hertfordshire
Origin Housing is a provider of affordable housing and care and support services in London and Hertfordshire. We own and manage over 6,000 homes and customers, have a turnover of over £45 million and aim to provide great homes and build strong communities.
Our Estate Services team are currently looking for a Facilities Operative to be based in Hertfordshire and provide services to our Hospital Accommodation schemes. The purpose of the role is to provide maintenance, caretaking, managing of void properties for let, and other site services to residents and colleagues to assist in maintaining Origin’s properties and estate areas in Hertfordshire in a condition to maximise operating surpluses, whilst providing a quality service to customers.
We are seeking an individual who has previous experience in both caretaking and handyman/repairs work who is able to handle a varied caseload with deadlines.
Good organisation skills are essential to manage the needs of the business while keeping customer focus as a priority.
The successful candidate would be required to hold a full UK driving licence and have use of their own vehicle.
This role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.
In return Origin Housing offers a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, including generous annual leave, cycle to work scheme, a contributory pension, discounted health scheme and childcare voucher scheme.
Origin is committed to equality and diversity and values the diversity of the communities we work in. We aim to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all areas of the community.
Closing date: 08/03/2018
Interview and assessment date: Week commencing 19th March 2018