£38,850 to £42,000 depending on experience, plus Essential Car User Allowance* currently £1,300 per annum
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Gas Engineer to join L&Q's Building Services team. You will work closely with the Gas Manager, Building Services Administrative and Compliance Teams along with the Neighbourhood team to ensure that L&Q achieve 100% receipt of valid LGSR's (Landlord Gas Safety Records).
You will have expert knowledge of servicing, repair and replacement of gas installations.
Experience in contract management, involving the use of external contractors who are engaged to carry out the gas serving contracts. Monitoring financial budgets and ensuring that spend is monitored. You should have a good understanding of financial compliance. Monitoring progress, contract performance management, identifying issues and ensuring that time frames are adhered too.
The Gas Engineers make a real difference developing an effective, efficient and responsive management process to support L&Q's corporate objective of achieving Operational Excellence and to our resident satisfaction and safety at home.
To be considered for this role candidates will be able to demonstrate :
· First class communication skills both written and verbal
· Experience of working with a variety of different stakeholders with good end results. liaise effectively with contractors, residents, solicitors, and our own technical and administrative staff.
· Great organisational skills
· Practical experience of managing gas and have a detailed understanding of best practice in the delivery of annual gas safety records.
· It is expected that you will complete an Association of Gas Managers (AGSM VRQ level 4) qualification during you first year after your probation period.
· You will need to be computer literate and be able input and retrieve data from computer management systems.
· Full Driving License
If you believe you have the qualities we are after and are interested in working for an organisation that can really make a difference to people's lives, then please apply without delay.
Closing date for completed applications: 31 st January 2020 at 11pm
At L&Q, people are at the heart of our business and our success depends on employing the best people and getting the best from them. This is why we are committed to developing our people. It's only by investing in a well-trained and motivated workforce that we can continue to prosper and sustain business success.
In addition to our support and training, the successful candidate will have access to our full suite of benefits including 26 days holiday rising to 31 days with length of service, annual bonus subject to group performance, excellent Pension scheme, Benenden Healthcare, an employee assistance programme and non-contributory life assurance.
We are committed to supporting your work-life balance and recognise the changing demands and circumstances in life. Please let us know during the recruitment process if you're interested in part time working or job sharing. In addition, should your circumstances change once you have joined L&Q, you can also request flexible working arrangements, e.g. a change to working hours - if it's feasible then we'll make it happen.
We are recognised externally for our commitment to inclusion. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident (Committed) employer and have signed the Time to Change Employer Pledge to demonstrate our commitment to end mental health discrimination in the workplace.
We expect all of our employees to support our environmental policy and social responsibility work. We are an employer committed to environmental and social responsibility.