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    13 days ago

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    Wates Group

Job Description

We have an opportunity for an Electrician to join our WPS team on our Responsive Maintenance contract in Crawley.

Within the group, Wates Property Services successfully provides Repairs and Maintenance Services to over 500,000 homes across the UK, providing stand-alone maintenance services, planned and reactive maintenance and Integrated Asset Management for Social Housing Landlords nationally.

The primary focus of this role will be to undertake all tasks to achieve first time fix and deliver a high standard of workmanship in a timely and productive manner affording excellent customer service to the client at all times.

Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Undertaking repair/ renewal works within your Electricians remit and work with associated trades

  • Ensure maintenance work is undertaken safely and in accordance with all technical standards

  • Communicate effectively with residents, scheduler and line manager

  • Work safely and in compliance with Health & Safety and safeguarding requirements

  • Remain up-to-date with technical and legal requirements of skill area

  • Working in partnership with other operatives to complete repairs, if required

  • Completing time sheets work sheets detailing work undertaken and materials used after each job undertaken, via a PDA

Candidate Description

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Electrician who can utilise their skills to deliver small projects and repair works. You will hold a full UK diving licence, be confident in managing your own workload and will ideally already have experience of the housing maintenance sector.

Alongside this you will be able to effectively communicate with people, ensuring work is always carried out safely.

Employer Description

Wates Group was established in 1897 and it is now one of the largest, most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.

We employ around 4,000 people, working with a diverse range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors. Our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.

We offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers.

As a responsible and inclusive employer, we are committed to equality and proud to have been recognised for this through a range of accolades including gold accreditations with both Investors in People and C2E (Committed to Equality).

Our In-house Recruitment Team embrace diversity and are focused on finding the best people to join us here at Wates. Apply today and one of our team will be in contact.