Location – Merthyr Tydfil & Ferndale (Work across Cwm Taf)
£25,392 – 35 hour week with a flexi-time working arrangement
Cwm Taf Care and Repair is a recently formed organisation after bringing together the agencies that previously operated in Merthyr and Rhondda Cynon Taf. The agency is committed to providing an efficient and effective advisory, supportive and technical service to older or disabled people. This will enable people to remain in their own homes in greater comfort and security. The agency provides services to homeowners in partnership with Welsh Government, Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council & Cwm Taf University Health Board
We are seeking a Full Time Technical Officer who will need to be proactive, flexible and self motivated. Commitment to providing a client orientated service is essential.
In this key role you will provide relevant technical information and recommendations to the Senior Casework Officer and Chief Officer. You will deliver technical advice and support to older and disabled householders which will enable them to make informed choices about repairs and improvement to their homes ensuring service standards are met.
Monitoring building works to ensure work is of a high standard and complies with the client’s instructions, service delivery outcomes & Health & Safety legislation. You will also demonstrate appropriate understanding of the Group and its obligations as a social business.
The successful candidate will have strong technical skills and will be educated to HNC/ HND or equivalent level in a relevant technical/ building qualification. You will have proven experience of technical repair / maintenance work in a building centred environment e.g housing association, local authority housing department or similar environment.
Due to the nature of the role you will hold a full driving licence and have access to a car, you will also have the ability to travel to work in other offices should it be required across Cwm Taf.
If you would like further information regarding this post please contact Nerys Williams on 01443 755696
Closing date for applications is 4.00pm on Friday 1st March 2019
Interviews are scheduled to take place on Wednesday 6th March 2019