Skip to main content

This job has expired

Plumber

Employer
L&Q
Location
East London & Essex
Salary
£38,550 per annum
Closing date
24 Apr 2024

Job Details

Title:                     Multi Trade Plumber
Contract Type:    40 hours per week and Permanent
Location:              East London and Essex
Persona:               Mobile
Salary:                  £38,550 per year (A company vehicle for business use, PDA fuel card, Uniform and PPE and parking paid will all be provided.)

Closing date for completed applications 24th April 2024 

Interview date - 3rd May 2024 at Cray House, Sidcup

Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to close the advertisement and interview earlier than stated.

We are looking for a Multi trade Plumber to join our in-house reactive maintenance service, in the Essex and East London repairs team.

It is essential to have a driving license to carry out this role and you must have your own hand tools (larger tools and specialist equipment will be arranged if needed) 

Our plumbers are expected to deal with all aspects of Plumbing repairs and replacements of sinks water tanks, and bathrooms.  In addition to plumbing you will have associated skills and experience in basic carpentry, tiling, painting/decorating and patch plastering repairs.

We will expect you to have effective communication skills, have experience of working in a building and/or housing maintenance environment including a knowledge of a varied housing stock.

Customer satisfaction is of the utmost importance to L&Q and as a first line of contact to our residents we expect you to have outstanding customer service and ability to deliver a right first-time service. Limiting follow ons and increasing satisfaction.

Our in-house maintenance team core hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm in general. There is the opportunity to earn more from call outs and out of hours service. 

To be considered for this role candidates will require/be: 

·        Sound working trade knowledge and experience 

·        Experience gained within a Maintenance, site and or Housing environment. 

·        Able to deliver excellent customer service 

·        Right first-time approach 

·        Health and Safety Conscious 

·        Previous experience in a similar role 

·        Wide range of Multi trade skills 

If you are interested in this role and have the experience required, then apply without delay!

Our commitments to employees

At L&Q, people are at the heart of our business and our success depends on employing the best people and getting the best from them. This is why we are committed to developing our people. It is only by investing in a well-trained and motivated workforce that we can continue to prosper and sustain business success.

In addition to our support and training, the successful candidate will have access to our full suite of benefits including 28 days holiday rising to 31 days with length of service, annual bonus subject to group performance, excellent Pension scheme, an employee assistance programme and non-contributory life assurance.

We are committed to supporting your work-life balance and recognise the changing demands and circumstances in life. Please let us know during the recruitment process if you are interested in part time working or job sharing. In addition, should your circumstances change once you have joined L&Q, you can also request flexible working arrangements, e.g. a change to working hours - if it is feasible then we will make it happen.

We are recognised externally for our commitment to inclusion. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident (Committed) employer and have signed the Time to Change Employer Pledge to demonstrate our commitment to end mental health discrimination in the workplace.

We expect all our employees to support our environmental policy and social responsibility work. We are an employer committed to environmental and social responsibility. 

Company

L&Q is one of the UK’s leading housing associations and developers.

 

We were founded on a simple belief: high quality housing is vital for people’s health, happiness and security. Everyone deserves a quality home that gives them the chance to live a better life.

 

Today that passion about the importance of housing, and our not-for-profit ethos, gives us our social purpose.

 

All our resources and all our energy are channelled towards providing better housing at a lower cost than can be provided in the private sector – and building more of it. We provide greater security of tenure and services people can rely on.

 

250,000 people call our properties ‘home’, and we’re proud to serve diverse communities across London, the South East and North West of England.

 

It’s important our 3,000-strong workforce reflects the residents we serve. We have been named one of Britain’s top LGBT+ employers and one of the best workplaces for women and wellbeing.

 

View Our Top Employer Page

Company info
Telephone
0300 456 9998
Location
29-35 West Ham Lane
Stratford
London
E15 4PH, GB
United Kingdom

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert