Real Estate & Property

Multi-skilled Carpenter

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We currently have an exciting opportunity available for a Multi-skilled Carpenter to join our growing team based in Loughton, Essex. Your key responsibilities will be to undertake a range of general carpentry duties to include responsive repairs to the required timescales, planned maintenance works (e.g., full kitchen installs) and voids works.

You will join us on a full-time basis in return for a competitive salary between £28,000 – £32,000 per annum plus other benefits.

Where you’ll fit in:

Responsibilities as our Multi-skilled Carpenter:

* To undertake carpentry and a secondary trade skill.

* Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques, methods of installation and construction.

* Carryout works safely and where necessary at height.

* Order and collect material (Working with in the manual handling safety guidelines).

* Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment.

* Proficient at reading a specification and a technical drawing.

* Maintain impress van stock of materials including recording usage on handheld device.

* Use the delivery service and “Pod” assigned to you, to replenish your impressed stock, while minimising travel and downtime.

* Specify and order specialist materials where required to complete task. Minimise any wastage.

* Using the handheld device accurately record required information on job orders.

* Ensure standby log sheets, material orders, vehicle checks, annual leave requests are all completed through our systems and in line with our policies.

* Achieve relevant productivity and performance targets set on annual basis.

* Inform Supervisors of work orders requiring cancelling, follow on works or change in status

* Written – Produce short reports for Supervisors as required.

* Ensure the safe, effective use of tools and plant ensuring they are regularly maintained and serviced, and your supervisor is notified of any loss or damage.

* Understand and abide with the Health & Safety regulations and ensure all work practices are safe

* Carry out risk assessments, reporting bad practice and dangerous occurrences to your supervisor

* Take responsibility for supervising apprentices if assigned and the quality of their work

* To undertake flexible working patterns as required to provide effective, customer-focussed services.

* Taking part in the standby duty rota and flexible working hours outside of normal office hours.

What you’ll need to succeed as our Multi-skilled Carpenter:

* Substantial experience in the building industry to acquire the skills and techniques of your specialised trade and a secondary trade

* City and Guilds qualification up to (NVQ level 3) or relevant experience in one trade and others

* Holder of relevant current construction skills certification scheme CSCS site operative card

* Working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety Legislation.

* Full driving licence as a work van will be provided

* Demonstrate a good understanding of safeguarding issues commensurate with the role.

* A satisfactory DBS check is required as part of this role.

* Multi-skilled and able to undertake work across more than one trade.

* Ability to use ICT systems and able to accurately record information in a format.

* Positively support the introduction, development and implementation of new technology and working methods to improve the service.

What’s in it for you?

Agile Working- depending on the role, the opportunity to work flexibly being based at home but with access to offices in Loughton and Epping.

Performance Related Bonus

Market leading Employee Assistance Programme- a wide range of support available, including a free private 24/7 virtual GP service,

Perks and Discounts- Over 285 different discounts available across a range of outlets via PerkBox membership

Annual Leave- 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays

Income Protection


Life assurance

Car Scheme

Professional Development- opportunities for self-development and sponsorship for professional training/qualifications

Social Events

Most importantly, join a company where you have the chance to build a career and develop as the organisation grows. Committed to innovation, creativity, sustainability and environmental initiatives you have the opportunity to be a pivotal member of the team
Employment Type: Permanent