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Title:  Multi-Trade Operative


Woodview Road, South West, GB, TQ4 7HP

Department:  Maintenance Services
Operation:  Sanctuary Maintenance
Requisition Number:  63875


Sanctuary Maintenance provides a wide range of property maintenance and facilities management solutions for thousands of customers nationwide. Our staff help make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives.


Multi-Trade Operative – Kitchen and Bathroom Fitters

Woodview House, Paignton – Covering – Devon & Somerset areas (TQ, EX & TA)


£27,711 per annum (rising to £29,169 after 12 months service subject to satisfactory performance)

40 hours per week


Why work for us?

  • Fixed working hours and we advocate a good work/life balance
  • Work in a team of professionals
  • Company van and power tools provided
  • Extensive training opportunities
  • A pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary
  • At least 24 days paid holiday plus public holidays


We have an excellent opportunity for a Multi-Trade Operative from a carpentry or plumbing background with experience in fitting bathrooms & kitchens to join our well established planned maintenance team in the Devon area who cover TQ, EX & TA postcode areas. You will be working within a small team on a variety of tasks, with a focus to provide true customer service. Full support will be provided and although challenging, the role is equally rewarding and individual effort is recognised.


The role of Multi-Trade Operative will include:

  • Carrying out repairs and refurbishment works on occupied and unoccupied properties
  • Completing construction, fault fixing and maintenance duties in a timely and accurate manner
  • Handling complaints and breakdowns in service to meet customer expectations
  • Ensuring tools and equipment are maintained and stocks are replaced as needed


About us

Sanctuary Maintenance provides in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary Group’s organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.


Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer a comprehensive reward and benefits package, for more information please click here


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To apply please send your CV and cover letter to Maintenance.Recruitment@sanctuary-housing.co.uk  quoting 63875 in the subject


Closing Date: 13 March 2020


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


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Building Equality and Diversity

We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
A basic Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.