Lead Tradesman

Reed Property & Construction
17 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We currently have a great opportunity for a Trades Supervisor to join our Clients Multi-disciplinary property services Team covering the South Hampshire area (Eastleigh, Romsey, Totton, Winchester and surrounding areas).

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled trades person looking take the next step up in their career yet still maintaining an element of hands on maintenance work.

As a Lead Technician you will focus on supporting the Maintenance Manager in ensuring that the Area Team of trades persons and contractors deliver a successful programme of maintenance services to customers that are at all times in full accordance with service standards, values and behaviours.
Whilst not directly managing any of the Tradesmen you will provide expert advice, coaching and support to them helping them achieve the best results for their customers.

You will assist the Maintenance Manager ensuring that forecast labour and material resources are appropriately planned and allocated in accordance with projected workflow and agreed budgets. Experience of supervising a team would therefore be ideal.

You will be the first point of contact with Residents who have an issue or enquiry about work that has been carried out on their property and strive to find a resolution without having to escalate the problem to the Maintenance Manager, it is therefore essential that you have good people skills and a e comfortable dealing with challenging situations

You will carry out maintenance inspections and other customer or property surveys as required, including due diligence survey work aligned to stock acquisition and new properties.

To be successful in this role you will need excellent IT and communication skills with the ability to effectively problem solve.

You will be expected to join the on-call rota and provide expert knowledge to the trades team therefore trade knowledge and experience is required, ideally with relevant qualifications (C&G/NVQ Level 2/ONC).

This is a full time role, working 40 Hours per week, including an out of hours rota.

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