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Caretaker / General Maintenance

Part-time - Caretaker/ General Maintenance Position in Cambridge

Your new company
Your new role will be a fixed term contract for the length of 12 months. this is a part time role of 17.5 hours per week. This being made up of Wednesday 1.30pm to 4.30pm, Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.

Your new role
A few of your duties will include the following:

  • To carry out cleaning, landscaping, clearance, gardening and general maintenance works to communal areas in accordance with an written and/or verbal specification.
  • Work with other caretakers, housing services officer, contractors and office staff in the management schemes.
  • To provide relief cover on sites as and when requested.
  • To provide a service that promotes the welfare of the residents
  • Ensure that issues concerning residents and the sites in general are reported to the appropriate person, but that the principles of confidentially are adhered to at all times.
  • To maintain and update the list of tools and equipment at each a located scheme

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful in gaining the role you will:

  • Deliver values-driven service to your internal and external customers, by seeking to understand fully your customers needs and always doing what you say you will
  • You will have knowledge of cleaning, gardening and general maintenance
  • Previous experience in a customer facing role
  • Be able to work on your own initiative
  • Good time management skills
  • Good interpersonal and customer service skills
  • You will work well in a team
  • Ideally, you will have a multi trade and/or good trade experienced of working in a housing environment
  • Hold a full clean driving licence
  • An enhanced DBS is required

What you'll get in return
In return you will be receiving a competitive salary of £19,000.

What you need to do now
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Caretaker / General Maintenance

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
no work experience required
£15,000 - £19,999

Published on 1 Jun 2020

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