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If you want to put your specialist trade skills to use providing and maintaining safe, secure, and warm places that people are proud to call home – you belong at Bromford.
As part of our service delivery team, you’ll be a key member of a team installing kitchens and bathrooms for our customers and make sure that all our properties and our customers receive the highest levels of service. In your role, you’ll build strong relationships, make new friends, and have a genuinely positive impact on the lives of thousands of people.
You will take pride in the fitting of kitchen and bathrooms of domestic properties and be able to demonstrate a wide range of trade skills in carpentry, plumbing, and plastering. In addition to this, you will have experience in tiling, painting, and laying sheet vinyl flooring.
This role will allow you to use a variety of your trade skills. Using your carpentry skills you will fit kitchens and undertake other basic carpentry related tasks eg repair floorboards and boxing in pipes. With your plumbing/carpentry skills you will complete 1st and 2nd fix pipe work in kitchens to suite the new kitchen layout and have the ability to work from a drawing; bathrooms able to fit a new suite shower and undertake all the necessary pipework to alterations. You will also be able to undertake full skimming of walls and ceilings where needed, to a high standard of finish ready to receive paint finish. Other duties will include laying vinyl sheet flooring, painting walls, ceilings, skirtings and architraves to a high finishing standard.
You will have substantial experience in all the trade skills outlined and have a good eye for detail, ensuring that works are complete to a high standard and on time.
You’ll need to have a full, clean driving licence and be willing to work 40 hours per week.
We want someone who:
Is a genuine all-rounder with strong practical skills and first-hand knowledge of plumbing, carpentry and plastering trades
Has plenty of flexibility, as well as a proven ability to diagnose/problem solve, undertake and complete the fitting of kitchens/bathrooms to high levels of quality and customer satisfaction
Has good communication skills
Is seen as a people person with excellent customer service skills
Is comfortable working in a team and independently without supervision
Feels comfortable working within a social housing environment
Has an outstanding work ethic and the drive to complete work to an excellent standard without close supervision and on time to keep with the program
Is good with technology (phone/tablet)
Has a full, clean driving licence.This role requires flexibility to cover Birmingham (B65) and surrounding regions, so will involve travel outside of these areas to suit program of works
Your previous experience may be in roles as a kitchen fitter, bathroom fitter, amongst others.
A place to be you!
Being able to express yourself at work helps you connect with people and gives you the freedom to perform better at your job. We believe diversity helps drive success, so we want to build a culture where all our differences are celebrated. Everybody should feel that they belong and are able to bring their true, authentic selves to work. We want an organisation that reflects the communities and the people that we serve and if we can achieve this, we know that we will create an environment where everyone is included and can thrive.
Closing date for applications is Thursday 8 July with interviews taking place Tuesday 13 July 2021.
We reserve the right to close adverts early, depending on the volume of applications. We therefore recommend an early application.
If this sounds like you, you’ll feel right at home here. At Bromford we give both customers and colleagues the opportunity to realise their potential. In our team you’ll do incredible work and be rewarded for doing so. Not just in the smiling faces of the thriving communities that you help build, but in the trust, support, training, success and friendship you’ll find in our team.
If you can be bold, be honest, be you and be brilliant… you belong at Bromford. Apply now.
In addition to a competitive salary, we will offer you a fantastic benefits package. This includes; 27 days holiday (plus statutory bank holidays); a choice of defined benefit and defined contribution pension schemes; trust-based flexible working, and a £500 personal allowance to spend on your choice of things like private medical cover, dental treatment and gym membership. to see the full list.
Bromford Housing Group is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding employees and customers, as a result we will carry out pre-employment checks. The nature of these checks will vary according to the role applied for, and may include details of current/previous employment, unspent criminal convictions, education and proof of relevant qualifications. We will also be asking for references for everyone who is offered employment with us which must cover the last two years. In addition to this, all employees will be asked for evidence of their right to live and work in the UK – further information is available on the .
We do not require recruitment agency support at this time – all speculative CVs will be treated as a direct application
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