Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £24,000.00 - £31,000.00 gross per year


The Role

Due to rapid growth and continuous success we are delighted to confirm that we are currently seeking a Multi Skilled Carpenter to join our Fortem team, at our PA Housing branch to cover the South London area.

This is a great opportunity to join a highly successful and expanding business.

The Project

The role involves carrying out Carpentry repairs and 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 including basic plumbing, and patch plastering to enable you to complete all parts of a job rather than just your core trade.
You will take ownership of work, aiming for 'First time Fix' on all jobs whilst remaining within budget and time parameters and adhering to Health and Safety requirements.

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

Essential Criteria:

•C&G Craft/Advanced Craft Certificate in Carpentry & Joinery or NVQ 2 in Carpentry & Joinery/Wood Occupations or the equivalent

•Full UK Driving Licence

Desirable Criteria:

•CSCS H&S Operative Test

•Certificate + CSCS Card

•Past experience in a Responsive repairs role

Fortem embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

Personal Qualities

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.

Additional Information

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.

Information about how we use your information and your information rights can be found on our website in our candidate privacy policy.

The submission of speculative CV's by recruitment agencies is discouraged and is entirely at their own risk.
Any candidate details submitted by an agency without an instruction from Fortem shall be deemed rejected.
Introductions are at all times subject to Fortem's standard terms and conditions of recruitment, which shall apply to the exclusion of and prevail above any other terms and conditions that an agency attempts or may in the future attempt to impose or incorporate (and which are hereby rejected).

About Us

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

  • plumbing