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Estate Services Operative

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  • Working Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Closing Date: Thursday 22 March 2018
  • Vacancy Type: Full Time
  • Salary: Grade 5 - £20,660 - £23,398
  • Interview Date: w/c 26th March 2018

Additional Vacancy Information

Fixed Term Contract up to 26th October 2018. Closes Thursday 22nd March at 12noon. 

We have an exciting opportunity as an Estate Operative. The hours of work are from 8am to 3.30pm, Monday to Friday. Occasional weekend work may be required according to the demands of the service.

The post will support an already established and valued range of services offering a wide broad spectrum of activities and services to our residents and to Northwards Housing.

The work can involve a variety of environmental based work to our gardens, green spaces and other open spaces across our management area. This can also include the cleaning of communal areas and supporting our caretaking team. These roles ensure that we will provide a high quality, responsive and community focused service aiming to improve the local environment for residents and the communities in north Manchester.

You must be reliable, conscientious and able to work in a physically demanding environment and in a range of weather conditions. As a self-motivated person, you will have experience of working within a team, as well as an understanding of health and safety issues and assessing risks. You will be required to work with minimal supervision, ensuring high work standards are maintained and that personal and customer safety is upheld at all times.

Good communication skills and the ability to confidently interact with residents is an important element of this post and applicants must project a professional image of the organisation at all times.  A full UK driving license is essential and must have been held for a minimum of 12 months. Priority will be given to applicants from the postcodes M8, M9, M40.

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