Voids Team Leader

Posted 23 April 2024
Salary £30.00 Umbrella p/h
Job type Temporary
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameIsaac Ellis

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a Local Authority based in Cardiff, who are recruiting for a Voids Team Leader on a 7-month contract.

The position is due to start immediately, with the potential to go full time. The hourly rate of pay is negotiable up to £30 via an Umbrella company.

The ideal candidate will have experience overseeing a team of trades, experience in both Carpentry and Plumbing and have a proven track record of turning around void properties.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Managing the Council’s voids maintenance service and adaptations works to support independent living

  • Monitoring staff performance, overseeing 2 Technical Officers (Surveyors) and a DLO of 20 Trades staff

  • Overseeing subcontractors completing carpet installs/replacements within void properties

  • Inspecting all completed works and provide recommendations/specifications for remedial works required

  • Completing Surveys for works as and when required

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Experience leading a team completing works within domestic properties

  • Ability to manage contracts, ideally within a void property setting

  • Full UK driving licence

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Long term contract

  • Chance of extension

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm (with 30 min break) or 8am – 4:30pm (with 1 hour break)

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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