Maintenance Supervisor South Job at L&Q – in London

Job Description

The Role:
Contract type: 6 months Fixed Term Contract/Secondment, Full Time, 35 hours per week

Location: South Region, Based at Cray House, Sidcup

Persona: Agile

Salary: £37,048 – £42,500pa depending on experience

Closing Date for applications: 18th May 2021 at 11pm.

Interviews to be held on the 26th May 2021.

Due to COVID19, colleagues in eligible roles are currently working from home in line with government guidelines Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to close the advertisement and interview earlier than stated.

  • Previous applicant need not reapply*

A job opportunity has arisen for a Reactive Maintenance Supervisor within L&Q’s South region and covering the surrounding areas.

The Reactive Maintenance Supervisor reports directly to the Maintenance Team Manager and is responsible for the day to day management of a team of reactive maintenance operatives who work across a wide area and have a varied trades and skills.

L&Q prides itself on high levels of professional, customer focused service and we expect our supervisors to lead by example. Ensuring that everything they do is with our residents and our reputation in mind. The focus will be

High quality work and on first time fix approach, ensuring that checks are completed and KPIs are met.

You must have effective communication skills both verbal and written and will have experience of working in a building and/or housing maintenance environment.

You will be able to supervise and motivate a dispersed team ensuring that not only work is completed in a timely, organised and to high standard but also that budgets are maintained.

As part of supervisory duties you will be responsible for the performance management of your team, recruitment and selection and absence management.

You will be able to give advice to operatives on complexed jobs and will be able to maintain good working relationships with other stakeholders, including management, customers, planning and scheduling team, Neighbourhood teams alongside other areas of L&Q.

We expect our Supervisors to look have a good understanding of Health and Safety including knowledge of Asbestos, Fire and Hygiene.

We also expect that our Supervisors have good financial acurnen and have had experience in managing and maintaining budgets.

We expect our Supervisors to look have a good understanding of Health and Safety including knowledge of Asbestos, Fire and Hygiene and for them to pass this knowledge on to their teams. Dealing quickly with any breaches or potential problems before they happen.

To be considered for this role candidates will demonstrate and have previous experience in:

  • Managing a large team within a Maintenance within Social Housing/Local Authority role
  • Clear and Concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of trades and maintenance
  • Ability to deliver KPIs and manage budgets
  • Passion for inclusive working practices
  • Brilliant Customer Service
  • Able to be motivate others to deliver under pressure

If you believe you have the qualities we are after and are interested in working for an organisation that can really make a difference to people’s lives, then please apply without delay.

About Company

Company: L&Q –

Company Location:  London

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