Carpenter/ Multi Trader

Location: Finsbury Park

Job Type: Trades and Labour

Contract: Full Time/Flexible Working

Application Deadline: 28 Jun 2024

The Vacancy

Wates have an opportunity for a Carpenter to join our Wates team within our Responsive Maintenance division. You will be working out of our Finsbury Park office on one of our social housing contracts, delivering reactive maintenance to our residents.

Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Undertaking repair/renewal works
  • Advising Supervisor in a timely manner where other trades are required
  • Working solely on certain tasks
  • Working in partnership with other operatives to complete certain tasks
  • Completing daily work sheets detailing work undertaken and materials used after each job undertaken
  • Working in a timely and productive manner to complete programme tasks

You must have a full UK driving licence.

To be successful in the role you will be an excellent communicator with the ability to problem solve, multi task, work to tight deadlines, have high standard of workmanship, productivity levels and ability to provide excellent customer service at all times is essential.

Work for Wates

Wates is one of the UK’s leading family-owned development, building and property maintenance companies.  Founded over 125 years ago, we have a proud legacy in the built environment.

We are driven by our purpose, ‘reimagining places for people to thrive’ and our three promises:

  • Thriving places – working with customers, partners and communities to create places that are more sustainable, inclusive, and full of opportunity.
  • Thriving planet – protecting nature and taking action on climate change by collaborating and innovating with our partners.
  • Thriving people – creating opportunities and relationships so that everyone who works for and with us feels included, invested in and treated with care.

We are proud to be recognised as Gold Investors in People and as a Disability Confident employer.  We also ensure that our recruitment processes do not treat anyone less favourably due to an offending background.