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Maintenance Operative (Roofer)

Maintenance Operative (Roofer)

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Rydon Maintenance Ltd
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Rydon is a successful construction, development, maintenance, investment and management group operating throughout England, predominantly in London and the southern counties. We are a dynamic, multi talented organisation, working across a wide range of construction market sectors within the built environment.


Rydon Maintenance is an expanding division of the Rydon Group and is successfully providing facilities management services to a variety of clients, predominantly within the healthcare and housing association sectors.

Job Purpose

Rydon Maintenance is currently seeking an experienced Roofing Operative (Maintenance Operative) - planned and reactive repairs - to join our Islington based social housing repairs team. This team is responsible to general, planned, preventative and reactive maintenance across a housing stock of in excess of 10,000 homes (both occupied and unoccupied). Working as part of a dedicated in-house repairs team, the successful candidate will have previous experience of London/Butterfly roofs and will primarily be responsible for asphalting/slating/tiling of roofs, leak investigation and repair and lead dressing. This is a genuinely diverse role with the opportunity for further personal growth/development. 


Normal working hours are 8am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday.


You will be provided with a company van and excellent training/development as part of this varied and genuinely diverse opportunity. Rydon is a well-established and fast-growing business and this opportunity offers excellent scope for personal development. If you have the above skills and experience, we'd strongly encourage you to apply. 

Experience Required

The ideal candidate will have previous experience working as a planned, preventative or reactive repairs roofing operative with a maintenance contractor (or housing association). You should demonstrate a relevant trade qualification (such as City and Guilds Roofing), hold a CSCS card and have excellent communication skills. 


This is a mobile opportunity and as such a full driving license is required.


If you have the above experience, we would strongly encourage you to apply. 

Additional Information

As a well established, progressive company we are committed to attracting and retaining individuals by offering an excellent benefits package that includes a wide range of core and voluntary benefits.


Rydon is an equal opportunities employer and promotes diversity in employment. Successful candidates will be selected solely on their ability to carry out the duties of the post.  


To apply online, please use the 'apply for this job link' at the top of this page.


Our application process is very straight forward allowing you to apply with a CV (from your Computer or Dropbox), LinkedIn, Facebook or Google+ and should take no more than a few short minutes. 


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Position Subject To

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.


This is a mobile role and as such a full clean UK Driving licence is required along with a CSCS card.

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