Estate Services Operative
- Reference Number: WELYL353440
- Expiry Date: 20181107120000
- Location: Wellingborough
- Salary: £18,870
This is a fantastic opportunity for an Estate Services Operative to join our Estate Services Team within Greatwell Homes. As part of our Estates team, the successful applicant will undertake a wide range of general caretaking duties including minor internal and external property repairs, waste & refuse collection, removal and clearing, cleaning and preparing a range of properties for occupation and the on going cleaning and tidying of the internal communal areas, walkways and communal external landscaped areas. As well as developing, maintaining and improving communal grassed and landscaped areas and individual residential garden care and maintenance.
To be considered for this post you must be able to demonstrate in your application:
Some experience in residential and/or parks & gardens maintenance OR experience of residential and/or commercial buildings maintenance
Proven track record of complying with safe systems of work in areas accessible to the general public and the use of personal protective equipment.
A proven track record of working as a team player
Some experience of working within a customer focused environment.
A proven track record of being at ease in a working environment where the priorities and tasks allocated change, sometimes at short notice, on a day to day basis;
Some experience in the safe operation of commercial electrical and mechanical grounds maintenance equipment.
Your physical fitness and strength should be such that you can lift awkward and heavy items [subject to any reasonable adjustments].
Must have and maintain a valid vehicle driving licence for the UK.
This is an annualised hours contract. An average working week is based on 37 hours (net) per week. You will be expected to work a certain number of hours over the year (37*52 = 1924) but your working hours may vary from week to week and from season to season
Typically working hours fall within the framework Monday – Friday 08:00 &n