Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative

Closing Date: 12/12/2021
Contract Contract
Working Hours Full Time
Locations Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland, Stockton-on-Tees
Salary £4.30 per hour for the first year
Company Education Training Collective

Job Description

Brief overview of the role

Skelton & Gilling Estates employ a maintenance team of 5 which comprises of 2 joiners, decorator, general builder and maintenance manager. In this role you will be working in all of these areas carrying out planned and reactive construction work.

Vacancy description

The team are responsible for carrying out all aspects of planned and reactive construction / maintenance work across the portfolio. Some of the duties include:

  • Reporting to the maintenance manager
  • Working alongside other tradesmen
  • Ensure that property is maintained and constructed to a high standard and in accordance with all regulatory requirements
  • Preparing the area to work
  • Locate, handle, store, load, transport and position materials and components safely, minimising damage so they are ready for application
  • Maintain a clear and tidy workspace and ensure that waste materials are disposed of in accordance with current legislation
  • Stripping and preparing walls
  • Priming and undercoat
  • Wallpapering
  • Paint stripping
  • Emulsion and gloss work
  • Cutting
  • Edging
  • Internal first, second, final fix joinery

Working week

  • 37.50 Hours, Monday – Friday (Hours to be confirmed)

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail when completing tasks
  • Good communication and customer relation skills
  • Awareness of health and safety
  • Decision making skills

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • You need to be keen and punctual
  • Be able to communicate in a polite manner
  • Good problem solver
  • Able to work in a team

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths and English A*-C / 9-4 or equivalent

Future prospects

  • An opportunity for a full time position at the end of the apprenticeship

Training to be provided

  • Level 2 Carpentry & Joinery Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional skills maths & English, if required
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