Painter and Decorator - Upminster

Recruiter
Four Seasons Health Care
Location
Upminster
Salary
£23,984/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
03 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Site or Unit :Support Office - South EastAddress :Fen Lane North Ockendon Essex RM14 3PRContracted Weekly Hours : 40Four Seasons is part of the Four Seasons Health Care Group, the UK's largest independent healthcare provider. Within the Four Seasons Health Care Group are three brands - Four Seasons, brighterkind and The Huntercombe Group. Four Seasons operate 350 care homes across the UK, offering many different types of care, including residential care, dementia care, respite care, rehabilitation and intermediate care.We've earned a reputation for professionalism and a high quality of care, largely thanks to our well trained, dedicated and compassionate staff. Their drive to deliver the highest standards is what makes Four Seasons stand out.' To make care special, our people need to be special too - just ask any of our 30,000 employees!Our central support functions are critical to ensuring our care homes are able to deliver the highest level of quality care. Central support teams exist to support managers, nurses and care staff in all aspects surrounding the operation of the care home allowing them to focus solely on the care of our residents.The successful candidate of Painter and Decorator is part of a team whose aim is to ensure that people live and work in safe and pleasant working environments within the Homes.Main duties and responsibilities•To be able to complete maintenance and refurbishment work, mostly of a decorating nature, although at times work of associated trades will be necessary.•Carry out pre and post inspections of occupied and empty properties to determine the extent of internal and external painting and decoration required.•Having established the decoration need carry out the most cost effective and expedient preparation/repair/ application of decorative products,•Carry out a range of external and internal painting and redecoration tasks in occupied and empty properties whilst achieving a durable and quality finish.•Prepare and clean surfaces using hand-held power tools and the appropriate methods. This could include scraping, sanding, sand-blasting, hydro-blasting, steam-cleaning; and 'burning off' of loose paint; repair cracks and holes in walls and joinery by applying fillers/ sealant. Prepare/sand surface for application of decorative product.