Repairs & Maintenance Manager
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Closed for applications on 09/04/2021 13:00
About the role:
We have new and exciting opportunities to join the Repairs Team in the role of Repairs Manager working alongside a team of trades colleagues and Operations Managers within our Property Repairs & Maintenance Service and are looking to appoint talented People Managers. Reporting into the Operations Managers, you will be an integral part of a wider Management team in the successful delivery of repairs across our housing stock with a budget in excess of £10M to invest in Responsive and Void Repairs. You will lead a team of up to 20 trades colleagues to effectively deliver a varied range of repairs to meet the needs of our tenants who are at the heart of everything we do here at Gentoo. You will be empowered in your role and expected to take total ownership and accountability of your team and service area. As a good communicator you will have the ability to liaise effectively with a wide range of teams and colleagues within Gentoo, external contractors, stakeholders and our materials supply partner, Jewson and have an ability to build and maintain honest and open relationships.
What we are looking for:
You will be an experienced people manager with suitable management experience and have values and behaviours that align to those of Gentoo. You will be customer focussed with a drive to inspire a ‘Right First Time’ delivery model and be able to demonstrate experience in the management of multiple trades operatives and operations, with a proven track record in Health & Safety, customer satisfaction, quality and value for money. You should have a good overall understanding of repairs, building construction, compliance obligations and regulatory standards and a full understanding of the current Construction, Design & Management (CDM) Regulations. With excellent people skills you will have the ability to lead, motivate, direct and support your own team as well as being able to work on your own initiative. With a will do/can do attitude you will be passionate about the delivery of excellent customer service with a determination to deliver exceptional performance both personally and as part of a team. You should be competent with Microsoft work packages and have the ability to quickly understand our in-house systems for managing repairs, diaries and report production.
This job is closed for applications.