Due to rapid growth and continuous success here at Fortem, we are delighted to confirm that we are currently recruiting for two Multi Skilled Carpenter's to join our repairs team, on a three month fixed term contract, at our Birmingham branch. This role is based in the West Midlands covering South Birmingham.
The role involves carrying out Carpentry 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, to enable you to complete all parts of a job rather than just your core trade. Experience is essential and you will take ownership of work, aiming for 'First time Fix' on all jobs, whilst remaining within budget and time parameters. You will operate within company Health and Safety guidelines and remain up to date with technical and legal requirements of your skill areas.
Our Birmingham Branch covers the whole of South Birmingham. The branch employs roughly 270 people providing repairs, maintenance and refurbishments to over 26,000 homes per year.
Most importantly, 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:
C&G Craft/Advanced Craft
Certificate in Carpentry & Joinery or
NVQ 2 in Carpentry & Joinery/Wood Occupations or the equivalent
Full UK Driving License
CSCS H&S Operative Test
Certificate + CSCS Blue Card
Past experience in a Responsive repairs role
Fortem embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.
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.
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!
*Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.
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.
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.