Plasterer / Multi-trader

Reed Construction & Property
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
For over 65 years my client has been providing affordable Housing & Care Support Services in the United Kingdom and our Metworks service is responsible for responsive repairs and planned works and operates across all Metropolitan properties.

We are currently recruiting for a number of plasterers to join our new team to cover certain patches within London. You will be based within one of the below areas:

North London (Haringey, Camden, Enfield and Islington)
East London (Waltham Forest, Tower Hamlets, Newham and Essex)
South East London (Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark)
South West London (Kingston, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth)
West London (Hertfordshire, Brent, Barnet, Harrow and Fulham)

We are looking for experienced plasterers to provide high-quality `right first time` and cost-effective building services to our business and our customers.

You need to have a full UK driving license and will be provided with your own van for working hours.

About the role:
- Identify and undertake plastering and associated work as directed.
-Carry out multi-trade activity (trade work not attached to your core skill) as required and within competency.
- Liaise with other employees of the Company as necessary in order to complete specified works.
- Ensure levels of productivity and work within the required timescales/categories or to targets.
- Receive, plan and complete job orders on time and to quality.
- Ensure that all relevant documentation is processed and systems are completed in a timely manner.
- Conduct work in accordance with current legislation, British Standards, Codes of Practice, safe systems of work and recognised industrial standards for such work, minimising damage to the fabric of the property.
- Embrace the use of information systems and information technology.
- Carry out minor after-trade work and bolt on skills e.g. brickwork, plastering, tiling and joinery.
- Undertake essential reinstatement work as necessary in order to ensure premises are left in a secure, safe and weather tight condition.
- Ensure, where appropriate that vehicle stocks are accordingly maintained and accounted for.
- Take a pro-active approach and reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and others who may be affected by their activities at work, including occupants, visitors and members of the public.

What we`re looking for from you:
- A qualification at NVQ 2 or equivalent is essential
- Asbestos Awareness certificate
- Holder of Appropriate CSCS Card
- Ability to undertake associated trade tasks
- PASMA Qualification
- Ability to read Construction Drawings
- Requirement to have full UK driving licence and the ability to be able to travel.
- Willingness to be flexible with working hours.

An excellent and unique Benefits package that can be adapted to suit each individual. We offer employees the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of benefits which includes options around Childcare Vouchers, Health and Well-being Programme, Employee Assistance and discounts with multiple retailers and many more. We also offer an impressive Pension Scheme and 28 days holiday, with the ability to buy and sell up to 5 days!

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