Multi Skilled Carpenter

26000.00 GBP Annual
16 Apr 2018
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type

The Role

Due to rapid growth and continuous success we are delighted to confirm that we are currently seeking a Multi Skilled Carpenter to join our Fortem team, at our Midland Heart branch, in Coventry.

The role involves carrying out planned Carpentry/Joinery maintenance to properties, ensuring all work is undertaken to a high standard with the minimum of Supervision. A Multi-skilled/Carpenter would also ideally be able to cover most aspects of property maintenance including plumbing, and patch plastering to enable you to complete all parts of a job rather than just your core trade, experience is essential. You will take ownership of work, aiming for 'First time Fix' on all jobs whilst remaining within budget and time parameters.

You will also operate within company Health and Safety guidelines and remain up to date with technical and legal requirements of your skill areas. Typical work will comprise of day to day repairs/maintenance, renewal or refurbishment works to properties.

The Project

Our Midland Heart Branch covers the following areas: Coventry, Leicester, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Rugby and Leamington. This is a great opportunity to join a highly successful and expanding business.

You will be joining a values based business with a true family ethos, with our people at the heart of everything that we do. Are you looking for a job? Or are you looking for an employer who will welcome you, support you, and encourage you to be the best you!

Essential and Desirable Criteria

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • Essential Criteria
  • C&G Craft/Advanced Craft
  • Certificate in Carpentry & Joinery or
  • NVQ 2 in Carpentry & Joinery/Wood Occupations or the equivalent
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Desirable Qualifications

  • CSCS H&S Operative Test
  • Certificate + CSCS Card
  • Past experience in a Responsive repairs role

Fortem embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

Personal Qualities

At Fortem we look for a balance of skills and experience but just as important to us are your values and behaviours. We are looking for people to join our team aligned to our values which are: loyal & united, honest & trustworthy, take responsibility, be proud, and listen & act. If you are passionate about what you deliver, and willing to go the extra mile then come and join our Fortem team, and become a great ambassador of our business.

Additional Information

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including company pension scheme, birthday leave, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, and many more!

We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognise and reward your achievements.

Some flexibility in working patterns is to be expected and a clean driving license is essential.

* Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

About us

Here at Fortem we are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.