Estates Operative

Closing Date: 2022-12-16

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Location: Gateshead

Contract: Permanent - Full Time

Hours: 37

Salary: £20,376 per annum.

We deliver what we say we will, something that our tenants, customers and partners can rely on, which is all part of the engaging, exciting and infectious ‘Bernicia Way’ of doing business - big enough to make a difference, engaged enough to care.


Estates Operatives


  • Full Time, Seasonal Working Pattern (40 hours per week April to September; 34 hours per week October to March), Monday to Friday
  • Salary £20,376.00 per annum


Confident, proud and passionate people drive our success and we’re building Bernicia to be a business that people want to be part of. We’ve already got an enviable reputation as one of the North East’s largest and most successful housing providers; building, renting, selling and managing homes as well as providing specialist care and support services to over 60,000 customers.

The Estates Operative will be assigned a patch and will undertake a range of estate-based duties across the Bernicia Group’s offices and estates, including grounds maintenance, litter picking, fly tipping removal, cleaning of bin stores and the sweeping and gritting of communal areas.


You will often be working remotely as part of a team therefore you must have good communication and interpersonal skills, as well as, being self-motivated, proactive, able to organise your time effectively and aware of safe working practices. 

For further details, please download the role profile available on the links to the right.

If you would like to be part of a team that makes a difference, we would like to hear from you.

And if we’re right for each other, alongside a competitive salary, generous pension and holiday entitlement, we offer a rewards and benefits scheme that can make your money go further with great discounts and savings on every day and luxury items.

There’s also a host of other reasons to work here, including our progressive attitude to learning and innovation and a commitment for people to develop with us, in a comfortable and welcoming working environment that supports everyone to flourish.

If you’d like to find out a bit more about this role, please contact John Green on the following details:, 07483371213

As this role involves mobile working, you must hold a driving licence.

The closing date for submission is 12 Noon on Friday, 16 December 2022

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