Senior Repairs Planner / Scheduler Social Housing

Senior Repairs Planner / Scheduler Social Housing

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Housing Maintenance Trades

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25k - 26k per year

  • Contact:

    Holly Lewis

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    020 3176 4790

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Senior Repairs Planner / Scheduler (Temp – Perm)

Location: Kingston

Salary £25K

Hours: 8:00am – 17:00pm (1-hour lunch)

My client is currently looking for a senior repair’s planner / scheduler based in Kingston. Working as part of a team assisting the operational team to deliver a quality service to all clients including Housing Associations and Local Authorities and their residents.

Key Tasks / Activities / Responsibilities

  • Managing a small team of 4-5 Planners/Administrators
  • Ensuring the smooth running of operative’s diaries to attend repairs/maintenance works based on priority work load. This will be on our clients in house database.
  • Ensuring tenants are kept up to date on works being carried out and informed of appointments accurately.
  • Administration support and data entry.
  • Call handling.
  • Utilising all aspects of Outlook and maintaining records on our clients in house data base- Excel may also be included.
  • Running reports from our clients in house data base.
  • Monthly appraisal support with line managers.
  • KPI setting and monitoring.
  • Ensuring deadlines are met across the team.
  • Liaising with the end client on a weekly basis ensuring the contract runs smoothly and expectations are met.

Person Specification

Key Experience

  • Experience manging a team of planners
  • Planning experience within social housing
  • Maintenance knowledge
  • Excellent customer service skills

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