Salary: £23,553 - £28,787 per annum
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: South Manchester
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:
Reporting to the Sub Contractor Manager you will provide technical and practical support to the Sub Contractor team to ensure effective service delivery against objectives and strive to drive a high performance culture.
This role is key in ensuring the asset register is maintained with responsibility to monitor all contractors in order to remain 100% compliant with special regard to relevant legislation and policy.
You will work within the Facilities and Estates division which is part of the Repairs Directorate. The team is committed to delivering high standards of repairs to our internal and external customers and will work alongside the Head of Repairs, repairs teams and the customer hub to ensure we achieve excellence.
The role is varied and involves travelling across our geographical areas in the North West and Yorkshire. It involves working with many different client, contractor and customer groups so we are looking for a fantastic communicator who is committed to delivering excellent services. To be successful you must have a minimum of 2 years experience of working with repairs contractors and a track record of achievement within the commercial, private or social housing/repairs sector. We need someone who understands the legislative environment we operate in and pays attention to detail and able to work off their own initiative as well as being a team player.
You must be able to work on site to inspect works which may involve lifting, bending, climbing and be able to respond to commercial and emergency requirements outside normal works hours. A clean current driving licence is also required.
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.