Urgent Requirement: Experienced Carpenter/Multi-trader required for local authority client based in West London.
Purpose of job:
To carry out the full duties associated with the main trade of a Carpenter.
To carry out multi trade duties for a plumber (baths, toilets and sinks).
To carry out multi trade wall and floor Tiling duties.
To carry out multi trade duties for a plasterer (patch and whole walls)
Duties and Responsibilities:
To carry out various Multi trade works for the Repairs service.
To carry out small Repair work requiring skills other than their trade
Must possess a working knowledge of safe working practices in order to take all reasonable care for the health and safety of him/herself and other persons who may be affected by his/her acts or omissions at work.
Must be prepared to wear Personal protective clothing and footwear as supplied by the council (and any other safety clothing/Equipment as required).
Must be prepared to carry out own labouring.
Literacy/Numeracy – must be able to complete own timesheets and other forms and reports as required.
Must be prepared to carry out work in accordance with the agreed codes of safe working practice.
Must take all reasonable care when working in a tenant’s property to protect the tenant’s furniture and fittings.
The postholder must at all times carry out his/her responsibility with due regard to Hounslow Homes Equal Opportunity Policy.
Employee SpecificationSkills / Abilities / Knowledge
1)Must have working knowledge of Joinery Construction, first and second fixing carpentry.
2)Ability to carry out multi trade work in other trades plumbing, plastering, tiling.
3)Must be willing and able to carry out own labouring.
4)Must be willing to deal sympathetically with tenant’s questions.
5)Must possess a working knowledge of site safety and how it affects working practices in relationship to yourself and other persons.
6)Literacy/Numeracy- able to complete time sheers and basic forms and reports.
7)Ability to ensure protection of tenants property.
1)Minimum of two years practical experience, or if an indentured apprentice must have completed period of training.
Genuine Occupational Qualifications
1)Must be able to provide some form of transport.
2)Must be able to work off lasers and scaffolds.
3)Must be prepared to wear safety helmet and footwear.
Please only apply if you meet the above requirements and have the relevant skills knowledge and experience.
An updated CV should be forwarded in the first instance.
Contact: Paul Barrow