Handyman (Build to Rent)


  • Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Nick Hammond

Senior Consultant

Call me for a confidential discussion

020 7291 0917 Email

Deverell Smith are respresenting a national Build to Rent operator, who are seeking a Handyman to deliver general maintenance to their residential scheme in Crawley.

Responsibilities include:

  • To carry out general maintenance tasks as instructed in both communal areas and apartments.
  • To ensure statutory compliance within the developments is maintained
  • Day to day management of the amenity and communal spaces.
  • To undertake general maintenance works as required within the communal areas and the apartments.
  • Maintaining the appearance of the premises through minor redecoration works which may include walls, ceilings and woodwork.
  • Minor maintenance within apartments and common parts.
  • Replacing non emergency light bulbs (communal areas and for tenancy re-lets).
  • Replacement of smoke detector batteries.
  • Fixing doors, locks and any minor fixtures and fittings.
  • Landscaping and ground maintenance as required including snow removal and gritting.
  • Daily organisation/supervising of cleaning of car park, exterior paved areas and communal amenities.
  • Supervision of weekly cleaning to common parts, including carpets, internal and external windows, woodwork, hard and soft landscaped areas.
  • Low level window cleaning to communal blocks where required.
  • PAT Testing of appliances.
  • Testing of emergency lighting systems.
  • Fire Alarm system checks & automatic door system checks.
  • All routine maintenance as identified by the Resident Services Manager (RSM) and the wider portfolio and asset management team.
  • Logging of all reactive and cyclical works.
  • Provide input into the tendering of communal services ensuring value for money is obtained for all contracts.
  • Assist in the management of the wider operating budgets for the developments as set by the Asset Management team.

Please apply and Nick Hammond will be in touch.

Similar Jobs

Deverell Smith are working with a Super High-End Property Management company who are looking for a Night Concierge to join their team. As A Night Concierge You Will: Ensure excellent levels of customer service during the evenings and [...]

  • Salary: £25999 - £26000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Deverell Smith are leading a leader in the Build to Rent sector, with a number of assets in operations, and a number in the pipeline. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a National Business Development Manager to [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Deverell Smith are working with a leading operator to find Build to Rent Property Manager to work in their office within the City. You will be responsible for: Supporting the management function in maximising rental returns and minimising [...]

  • Salary: Up to £26000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

One of London's largest housing associations, managing and owning over 90,000 homes throughout London and the Southeast, are seeking an experienced property manager to join their key worker services team on a temporary basis. You will be responsible [...]

  • Salary: £12 - £13 per hour
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Interim
Deverell Smith Limited, 2nd Floor, Cannon Green, 1 Suffolk Lane, London, EC4R 0AX Tel: 020 7291 0900