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Senior Maintainance Operative

Job Description

Reading and surrounding areas

£27,000.00 per annum depending on experience + Company Vehicle.

Voyagecare support people who have complex needs and at times, challenging behaviours.

We are looking for a Senior Maintenance Operative to join the Property team based in the Reading area to assist covering Voyage Services. Senior Maintenance will also assist in the operation of day to day running of the maintenance teams.

Responsible to the Maintenance Mangager, you will work as part of a growing organisation providing day to day maintenance and assisting the Maintenance Manager within our care homes in order to provide a safe, compliant and homely environment for the People We Support, in a prompt and professional manner.

You will be assigned care homes and you will take complete responsibility for all day to day maintenance within these homes, ensuring that the environments are maintained to the highest standards and that all repairs are addressed professionally and in a timely fashion.

To be successful in this role you will need to be computer literate and confident working on a PC as this role also involves assisting the maintenance manager. This will involve dealing with holiday entitlements, sickness records and month end duties. You must be willing to lead a small team and also need to be an experienced multi-skilled all-rounder. This requires a positive 'can do' attitude who takes pride in their work and accepts ownership for the care homes assigned. You would need to be a strong team leader supporting the team making sure works are carried out are in an orderly and timely fashion.

You will be responsible for managing your own time and assisting and maintaining levels of supplies to enable the team to execute works within the agreed Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Your duties will include the following:

Assisting the day to day running of the South Maintenance Team

Fitting domestic appliances

Plumbing and tiling



Building fabric repairs


General Ad-Hoc repairs

Computer literate and confident working on a PC.

Full UK driving license

Experienced multi-skilled all-rounder.

Experienced in leading a preferred

If you are a self-starter who thrives on working in a dynamic team that is passionate about delivering the highest quality, we would like to hear from you.

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV's are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.