Multi-Skilled Operative

Salary Upto £15.00 per hour, 40 hours + overtime (price work also available) PAYE & self employed basis available

Our Housing Maintenance Department currently have a vacancy for a multi-skilled property maintenance engineer to join a busy and expanding team. This position is primarily for the East Midlands area.

You should have relevant experience working within a local authority housing environment undertaking planned and responsive maintenance as necessary.

The main duties of this role are:- (but not limited to)

  • carry out general housing maintenance duties as required including:
  • joinery such as fitting internal and external doors, skirting board, kitchen units, worktops
  • plumbing such as replacement of sinks and baths, WC, pipe replacement and repairs (no gas)
  • painting and decorating of internal walls and woodwork
  • replacement and new tiling
  • plastering

You must be fully conversant with all aspects of housing maintenance and have a firm understanding of Health and Safety.


  • City and Guilds 6217-03 Certificate in Painting and Decorating Level 2/3 or equivalent (preferred)
  • City and Guilds 6129 Certificate in Basic Plumbing Level 2/3 (preferred)
  • City and Guilds 6189 Certificate in Domestic Plumbing Level 2/3 (preferred)
  • CSCS Card
  • NVQ Joinery (preferrable)
  • NVQ Plumbing and Heating Systems (preferrable)
  • a full clean driver’s license is essential

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