Caretaker (Part Time, 18.5 hours)

  • Location

    Blackpool

  • Sector:

    Customer Service

  • Job type:

    Part-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    £9277 - £11338 per annum

  • Job ref:

    93986

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-25

  • Startdate:

    2020-08-21

  • Client:

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Caretaker (Part Time, 18.5 hours)

Salary: £9,277 - £11,338 (pro rata'd salary)
Job Type: Part Time, Permanent
Hours: 18.5 per week
Location: St George's Court, Blackpool
Benefits: Competitive pension, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays increasing with service, cycle to work scheme, season ticket loans for public transport plus much more.

About the role:

The Caretaker will provide an effective caretaker management service across a public open space ensuring that people who have the use of estate services are provided with a high-quality service.

You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of cleanliness throughout the estate, to carry out basic repairs and maintenance whilst ensuring compliance with the Associations Health and Safety and COSHH guidance is adhered to.

About You:

The successful candidate will have previous experience of carrying out maintenance and repairs with general maintenance knowledge, including minor property repairs. You must also have good knowledge and experience of, and the ability to observe Health & Safety regulations at all times.

The role requires someone who has a strong customer service focus and is able to deal with people, good communication skills are essential. You should also have good Numeracy and Literacy skills. The right candidate will have good organisational skills and be able to prioritise their workload as well as working well under pressure and to deadlines.

You should have a flexible attitude the duties and hours worked and be willing to undertake and attend training courses.

A Health and Safety qualification would advantageous as would Basic It skills and a clean driving license.

You may have experience of the following: Caretaker, Maintenance Operative, Handyman, Repairs, Health and Safety, DIY, Estates Management, COSHH, Health and Safety, Electrician, Carpenter, Joiner, Plumber, Maintenance Engineer, Engineer, Facilities Management etc.

About our company:

Great Places Housing Group is not your average housing association. We are a forward-thinking, profit-for-purpose business that works hard to improve the lives of residents in our 19,000 homes across the North West and Yorkshire.

Our work doesn’t stop at our customers’ front door. The surplus we make is invested back into the business to fund building new homes and to provide a full range of support services for some of the most vulnerable members of society including the homeless, young parents, older people and those with mental health needs.

We are extremely proud of our dedicated, passionate and friendly colleagues who live our values and work hard to make a difference every day. Working for us you will be part of something special and in return, we offer a competitive package with a range of enhanced benefits and learning and development opportunities to help you achieve and exceed your potential.

Please note that this position requires an enhanced DBS check.

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

Ref: 93986