• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

Building and Construction

Plumber

Plumber

Permanent

£34,960

Chester-Le-Street

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for a Plumber on behalf of an organisation to join their team on a permanent basis.

Duties & Responsibilities of the Plumber:

  • Carry out repairs and maintenance on social housing properties
  • Liaise with tenants
  • Adhere to all heath and safety regulations

Essential Requirements of the Plumber:

  • NVQ in relevant trade
  • Full UK Driving Licence

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Lucie Houston – Senior Recruitment Consultant at Hamilton Woods or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot respond to all applicants, and please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Development Manager

Development Manager

Sheffield

Permanent – 37 hours per week

£50,000 – £55,000

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for a Development Manager for a public sector organisation, on a permanent basis to support the delivery of the development pipeline by preparing and submitting development appraisals for housing schemes and development opportunities.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Development Manager:

  • Liaise with Local Authorities and third-party agencies to generate new business opportunities
  • Work with contractors and teams across the organisation
  • Lead M&E
  • Operate within allocated budgets
  • Prepare and present reports accurately to describe and appraise developments
  • Forecast budget proposals
  • Liaise and create strong relationships
  • Undertake post project evaluations

Essential Requirements of the Development Manager:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • A relevant professional qualification (CIH, RICS, RIBA)

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Lucie Houston – Senior Recruitment Consultant at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot respond to all applicants, and please assume your application has been unsuccessful

Multi Skilled Joiner

Multi Skilled Joiner

Greater Manchester

Permanent

£30,000 + £5,000~ on call cover

+ van and fuel card

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently working with a Housing Association in Greater Manchester, who are looking for a permanent Joiner to join their team. Areas of work surround Bolton, Bury, Manchester and Salford.

Responsibilities of the Multi Skilled Joiner includes:

  • Completing joinery work on void and tenanted social housing properties
  • Renovating and re-fitting work tops and kitchen units
  • Fitting skirting boards and architraves
  • Hanging doors
  • Completing patch plastering
  • Removing and replacing tiles
  • Completing basic plumbing where required
  • Ensuring adherence to health and safety procedures
  • Maintaining van stock
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Maintaining a clean and working environment within customers’ homes

Essential criteria of the Multi Skilled Joiner includes:

  • Willingness to undergo a Basic DBS
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Joinery or equivalent trade qualification
  • Secondary skills within tiling or plumbing

Benefits of the Joiner includes:

  • Up to 30 days annual leave a year
  • Van and fuel card
  • Uniform and tool allowance
  • Perkbox
  • Training and coaching
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Medi- cash plan
  • Professional membership fees paid

For further information on this role, please contact Bethan Hall at Hamilton Woods. Alternatively, please apply now to express your interest

Plasterer

Plasterer

Gainsborough

Temporary – Permanent

£28,013 + van and fuel card

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for a Plasterer for a public sector organisation, on a temporary – permanent basis to join their maintenance team.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Plasterer:

  • Complete patch and full plastering work on social housing kitchens and bathrooms
  • Carry out secondary skills such as basic joinery work, tiling and basic plumbing
  • Utilising a PDA
  • Adhering to all health and safety requirements
  • Monitoring stock levels

Essential Requirements of the Plasterer:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • DBS

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Lucie Houston – Senior Recruitment Consultant at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot respond to all applicants, and please assume your application has been unsuccessful

Plumber

Plumber

Temporary – Permanent

£28,013 + Van and Fuel Card

Lincolnshire

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for a Plumber on a temporary to permanent basis to join their maintenance team.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Plumber:

  • Carry out repairs and maintenance on void and tenanted properties
  • Install kitchens and bathrooms
  • Complete first and second fix
  • Repair emergency water escapes
  • Replace shower pumps

Essential Requirements of the Plumber:

  • NVQ Level 2-3 in Plumbing or equivalent
  • Full UK Driving Licence

If the Plumber position is of interest or you know anyone else who may be interested, please send your CV to lucie@hamilton-woods.com

Building Surveyor

Building Surveyor

Tyne & Wear

Permanent

£38,000

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for a Building Surveyor for an organisation on a permanent basis to prepare schemes of investment work and projects.

Duties of the Building Surveyor role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Develop work programmes to address risks and long term maintenance needs
  • Act as Project Lead
  • Adhere to all health and safety regulations
  • Complete Health and Safety audits on site
  • Undertake and manage diagnostic surveys of property defects

The successful candidate for the Building Surveyor will have:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Qualification or equivalent in relevant trade

If you’re interested in the Building Surveyor role or know anyone else that may be interested, please send your CV to lucie@hamilton-woods.com

Maintenance Operative

Major Recruitment Oldbury are recrutiing for a professional organisation in the Dudley area who are seeking a Maintenance Operative to start immediately on a permanent basis.

You will be working for house builders and housing associations, you are required to attend occupied housing to carry our varying snagging issues.

Duties and tasks are as follows:
* Carpentry – Adjusting doors, replacing skirting and architrave, adjusting squeaking floors, kitchen worktop and unit repair/replacement.
* Painting/Decorating – Plaster patching and re-painting.
* Tiling – Replacing tiles after plumbing repairs.

Candidates welcome to apply for the role must have the following:
* Carpentry qualification mandatory
* Experience working in occupied houses and experience as a multi skilled operative essential
* You are require to be able to work on you own and complete the works provided. Attention to detail and tidiness is key
* A valid CSCS Card

You will be provided with a van, uniform ppe etc. 20 days holiday plus bank holidays. Pension scheme after probationary period.

Job Type: Full-time 8.30 – 4.30

INDLS

Assistant Depot Manager

Assistant Depot Manager

Gateshead

£30,000-£35,000 & Bonus

Full Time – Permanent

Our client is a customer-focused business who take great pride in looking after their customer relationships long term. They are a medium sized company who are rapidly growing that sit within the building materials industry. This is rare and super exciting opportunity to join our client on their journey based at their brand new depot near Gateshead.

You will be responsible for assisting and overseeing the smooth running and operation of the Depot alongside the Depot Manager. You will be working with the Sales & Admin Team, the Warehouse & Drivers on a daily basis. As well as keeping up to date with processes and polices. Also ensuring that all health and safety are always enforced.

Responsibilities

  • Assist the depot manger in growing sales and increasing margin
  • Manage and maintain a profitable depot
  • Assist in ensuring the smooth running of all functions within the depot
  • Manage, develop and motivate staff effectively
  • Assist in reporting on depot performance according to company requirements
  • Attend training and develop relevant knowledge and skills
  • Assist with the communication of company strategy and policies effectively to staff and customers
  • Adhere to all Company processes and policies
  • Improve and maintain a high level of health and safety
  • Maintain and manage a high quality of customer service
  • Comprehensive control of stock
  • Maximise the efficiency of deliveries on vans
  • Maintain and provide an efficient and effective service to customers
  • Working to set targets
  • To actively identify any areas of improvement and to implement the improvements
  • To perform any other task that is of a reasonable request in line with the business

Skills and Experience:

  • Extremely customer focused
  • Ability to lead & manage a team
  • A thorough understanding of health and safety practices
  • Warehousing & Sales knowledge
  • Organised and structured approach to work and tasks
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to plan and organise own workload and that of others
  • Ability to work as a member of a team and on own initiative
  • Proficient IT skills (MS Office)
  • Ability to solve problems, make good judgements and take decisions.
  • Ability to support and supervise staff and provide on the job coaching, personal development, and guidance to all staff to always ensure the highest standard of care to all service users.
  • Strong ability to prioritise, work under pressure and within tight deadlines.
  • Development of controls, policies and procedures.

Key personal attributes:

  • Analytical thinker
  • Can do attitude
  • Determination and Drive
  • Work under pressure
  • Positive influencer
  • Creative problem solver
  • Initiative
  • Flexible

Employment Details

  • £30,000-£35,000 & Bonus Scheme
  • Working Hours: 42 hours per week, paid 43hrs to include Saturday Rota (1 in 4 which is paid in Salary) Mon-Thurs 8.5hrs, Fri 8hrs, Sat 4hrs
  • Salary is paid on a weekly basis (one week in arrears)
  • 28 days holiday per year including Bank Holidays (Jan-Dec) Christmas closure taken from holiday entitlement.
  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Work wear Provided

Our client will be looking to conduct interviews as early as next week with a view for the right candidate to start as soon as possible.

Please contact Zoe Bellenger on Zoebellenger@major-recruitment.com for a confidential chat.

Multi Skilled Plasterer

Multi Skilled Plasterer

Swinton, Manchester

Permanent

£28,100

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently working with a Manchester based Housing Association, to recruit to a Multi-Skilled Plasterer for their reactive repairs team.

Responsibilities of the Multi Skilled Plasterer include:

  • Working on tenanted social housing properties completing reactive repairs
  • Delivering plastering work and associated making good across the organisations housing stock
  • Carrying out basic multi skilled activities surrounding joinery, plumbing, tiling or grounds maintenance
  • Developing effective working relationships with colleagues, partners and key stakeholders to support the delivery of a customer focused service
  • Booking in any follow-on work identified during the repair visit with the customer at the time of the repair on a PDA
  • Measuring and inspecting repairs, and ordering appropriate materials
  • Ensuring adherence to health and safety procedures

Requirements of the Multi Skilled Plasterer includes:

  • UK Driving License
  • Previous experience working within domestic properties advantageous
  • Basic skills within a secondary trade

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Divisional Manager at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing BH 4884. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please consider your application unsuccessful