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Trade Supervisor
  • Employer: Peabody
  • Reference: P/19/116603
  • Published: Tue 10/12/2019, 15:30 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 31/12/2019, 17:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: £28,000 - £36,000 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Tower Bridge, Corporation of London

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Trade Supervisor

Peabody has an exciting opportunity for a Trade Supervisor based across various London locations. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis in return for a competitive salary of £28,000 - £36,000 per annum.

The Trade Supervisor role:

You will assist the Repairs and Maintenance Operations in the smooth delivery of a quality customer focused service. The successful applicant would have experience from either Site Management/ Quantity Surveying or possess strong Trade Background within a repairs and maintenance environment.

The candidate will ensure that they are organised to carry out a multiple quality inspections and works surveys to properties within a wide geographical area.  You will we required to manage and maintain excellent quality standards ensuring a quality customer focused service to exceed our service level requirements.

Responsibilities of our Trade Supervisor include:

- Day to day management of trade and individual workload

- Ensure that all works are carried out safely and to an excellent quality standard

- Updating PDA devices with work schedules and other key information as required

- Supervisory visits as necessary relating to resident’s issues, complaints, sites and contractors, including replying to resident’s letters.

- Obtain Resident feedback ensuring excellent satisfaction

- Carry our Void inspections to formulate cost, material and work schedules within the Void standards

- Carry out face to face and telephone inspections both prior and post work activity

- Maintain our corporate image and service standards

- Manage a team of trade operatives and monitor and report on performance indicators

- Provide trade advice and to be a support to the team

- Maintain strong communication with residents to at all times

- Where necessary, dealing with resident’s issues and complaints

- Ensure a quality `right first time fix’ service is maintained

- Maintain and develop procedures and documentation in relation to responsive maintenance projects

- Maintain and monitor Key Performance indicators

- Supervision of Disabled Adaptation works, including liaison with Client Occupational Therapists, production of specifications and drawings and monitoring of work progress

- Ensuring compliance with all necessary regulations, standards, and legal responsibilities relating to repair work and contractor compliance

- May take part in out of hours on call system as required by the service

- Adhere to Peabody/ PGM health and safety policy

- Adhere to Peabody/ PGM equality and diversity policy

- Adhere to Peabody/ PGM environmental standards and accreditations


What we’re looking for in our Trade Supervisor:


- Construction NVQ

- Site Operative CSCS card

- Asbestos Awareness Training

- Excellent IT knowledge

- Trade City & Guilds/ NQV qualification (Or relevant experience with strong references)

- Full UK driving License

- Multi Trade Discipline


The successful applicant will need to be subject to a background disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) before any appointment can be confirmed.


Closing date: 31st December 2019

If you feel have the skills and experience to become our Trade Supervisor please click ‘apply’ now to be directed to our careers page and complete your application. Please monitor your emails also during this time.

Peabody is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.