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Repairs Manager

Ref: JN -072018-61892
GBP200 - GBP250 per day
UK, London
Construction & Engineering, Construction Management
12th July 2018
Job Type

Repairs Manager

A new opportunity has become available at a well run Housing Association based in South London. You will be responsible for surveying, diagnosing and raising work orders for small scale works using the schedule of rates whilst aiming to deliver an efficient, personable and cost effective service to the organisations' tenants. You will be flexible with your approach to work and be able to tackle a variety of projects.


£200 - £250 Per Day

(Depending on Experience)

Job Role

  • You will be responsible for the delivery and management of professional surveys focusing on responsive repairs, Voids and Aids and adaptations.
  • Deliver effective contractor management, ensuring all services, expenditure, performance and KPI's are managed within agreed parameters and where appropriate involving residents in the process.
  • Engage with residents and their representatives, ensuring they are kept informed of performance, improvement plans and cost issues.
  • Manage the delivery of void properties to meet the top quartile national KPI's for void properties.
  • Responsible for liaising with in-house service providers and managing contractor staff to ensure the delivery of a top quality service.
  • Carrying out voids inspections to ensure empty properties are ready and up to standard ready to be re-let.
  • Ensure all Health and safety policies, regulations and procedures that are within the remit of the role, are communicated to staff and complied with at all times.

Candidate Requirements

  • HND/HNC or degree level qualification in surveying/ building construction or similar.
  • Experience of surveying in a social housing or private rent environment.
  • Technical Knowledge sufficient to manage large and complex responsive maintenance and repairs programme across a range of different stock types.
  • Ability to manage and motivate a team to deliver objectives and targets.
  • Must be familiar with schedules of rates and also have knowledge and experience of the price per Property cost model that are used.
  • Excellent diagnostic skills
  • Competency in the use of IT, including Excel

This is an ideal opportunity to work for a well run and expanding organisation and to gain invaluable experience within the field.

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