Maintenance Operative

Bernicia has 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. We have a progressive attitude to learning and innovation and a stated commitment for staff to develop with us.

During 2017 we were recognised as the Region’s fastest growing business, retained Investors in People Gold accreditation and extended our award-winning apprenticeship and training programmes.

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.

  • Full Time, 37 Hours per week Monday to Friday
  • Salary £19,183.00 per annum
  • Whilst based from our Head Office in Ashington, you will be asked to cover a patch which could be North or South of the River Tyne.

 

Confident, proud and passionate people drive our success and we’re building Bernicia to be a business 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 Maintenance Operative will undertake a range of estate-based duties across the Bernicia Group’s offices and estates, including grounds maintenance, litter picking, sweeping and gritting of communal areas, minor repairs for tenants and any other associated duties that may be required.  You will be assigned a patch which could be North or South of the River Tyne.  It is essential that you have up to date health and safety knowledge as well as being able to work as part of a team.

If you are interested in applying for the vacancy, please complete the attached application form detailing the skills, knowledge and experience you can bring to the role.

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

Application packs and further details are available from our website: http://www.bernicia.com/opportunities/#current-vacancies

Completed applications should be returned to:

recruitment@bernicia.com.  Alternatively please post to: The HR Department, Bernicia Group, Oakwood Way, Ashwood Business Park, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 0XF.

No agencies please.

The closing date for submission is 5pm, Friday 23 August 2019

Salary

19183.00

Contract

Permanent - Full Time

Hours

37

Closing Date

2019-08-23

Location

Ashington