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Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week

Broadacres Housing Association provides a comprehensive range of services to over 6000 homes in North Yorkshire, a number that continues to grow with the delivery of our ambitious development strategy, supporting our vision to become the best rural housing provider in the country.

We now have an opportunity for a Contract Supervisor (Mechanical) to form part of the Affordable Warmth and wider development team.

Reporting to the Construction Manager, you will provide technical input to all forms of mechanical/ renewable heating systems and to assist in the delivery of all sustainability related installations.

Leading on the day to day supervision of contractors you will ensure they produce good quality installations in accordance with the contract design and specification for new mechanical installation projects on both retrofit projects and new build sites.

You will actively monitor and challenge performance and behaviours of Contractors to ensure we are delivering the required service standards and performance level and achieving value for money.

About you

We are looking for a Contract Supervisor with:

Experience working in the construction sector primarily housing building or maintenance sector.

Experience dealing with contractors and consultants on construction sites

Supervisory experience of multiple trade disciplines

The ability to communicate well with individual tenants, colleagues, contractors, consultants and external agencies both verbally and in writing.

The ability to diagnose maintenance problems and identify solutions across all trades

The ability to accurately specify maintenance and improvement works, including Schedule of Rates and provide technical drawings and plans

Qualifications Required:

HNC in Building Studies or a recognised trade qualification

Relevant City & Guilds Basic Craft Certificate

Level 3 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services – Plumbing (Domestic)

Level 3 Plumbing Technical Certificate

WREG Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations 1999

UHW Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems

Energy Efficiency for Domestic Heating Certificate

Level 3 Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Heat Pump Systems

At Broadacres we are an equal opportunities and disability confident employer who welcomes applicants from all sectors of the community, and we encourage applications from people who are underrepresented in areas of the organisation.