• Maintenance Operative (Multi)

    Posted Date 1 month ago(21/02/2018 16:54)
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    Rydon Maintenance Ltd
  • Overview

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

    Job Purpose

    As part of our continued growth and success we are currently seeking a Maintenance Operative, with a Plumbing bias and multi-trade knowledge to join our team in Islington on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out general planned, preventative and reactive maintenance across a number of our Social Housing contracts.


    As part of the role you will be responsible for carrying out general plumbing maintenance as part of our cyclical, voids and responsive maintenance contracts across both social housing and ‘let’ units. You will also provide 'multi-trade' repairs on a reactive (call-out) basis, this could include plastering, carpentry, tiling, painting and decorating for example.


    Liaising with our scheduling team you enable a response to all jobs. You will keep them informed to maximise efficiency of service delivery, ensure appointments are kept and repairs completed within target timescales and identify and report issues that affect service delivery to support continuous improvement. You will be provided with a company van and excellent training/development as part of this varied and genuinely diverse opportunity. 


    A full UK driving licence and a live CSCS card is required for this role.

    Experience Required

    Previous relevant experience in the maintenance of buildings is essential; social housing maintenance sector is ideal.

    Applicants should be able to demonstrate:

    • Strong Plumbing background and proven multi-trade experience
    • Previous experience of reactive repairs or planned maintenance within the social housing sector
    • Health and Safety awareness - familiarity with risk assessments and method statements;
    • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills;
    • Flexible and innovative approach;
    • Good communication skills, both written and verbal

    You will be provided with excellent training/development as part of this 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.

    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. 


    For details on our rewards, recognition and benefits please click here.


    For more details on our culture and what it’s like to work at Rydon, please click here.


    Further information on how to apply can be found by clicking here.

    Position Subject To

    The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.  A full clean UK Driving licence and CSCS card is required for this role.

    Job Description

    Please click the following link to download:- 


    RY-JD-1114_Maintenance Operative (multi) 05092013


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