Multi-Trade Engineer

Salary £30 per hour (£40 OOH) The position also includes vehicle & tablet

We are a thriving reactive property maintenance company working in and around the M25, and are seeking an experienced plumber with also has multi-trade experience (e.g. drainage, painting decorating, carpentry) to join us and grow with our business as a full-time self-employed individual.

The right individual will have experience of working in domestic and/or commercial properties and will be required to work in London and the surrounding areas.

A company vehicle and tablet will be provided.

A track record in a property maintenance or field service industry, working in both domestic and commercial properties would be a real advantage.

This role is a full-time, self-employed position and the successful candidate will be expected to work Monday to Friday (8am-5pm) as well be added to rota to cover, out of hours, weekends and bank holidays.

You must be able to manage each case to completion.

Essential Skills / Qualifications

Self-motivated, punctual with the ability to work under pressure and on own initiative

Experience of working within the domestic and commercial maintenance fields

Effective problem solving & organisational skills

Ability to provide quotations for work

Able to work well as part of a team

Customer Service and client facing skills with the ability to remain calm under pressure and not react adversely to tenants or clients.

An NVQ / City and Guilds / Apprenticeship in relevant trades

Basic IT skills (for using Proact`s scheduling system on a tablet)

Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Ability to enter details and notes of work undertaken

Must be presentable at all times, (overalls and uniform provided)

Understands and adheres to HSE Health & Safety guidance (PPE provided)

Full clean UK Driving Licence


Essential Experience

Plumbing - bathroom and kitchen installations, locating and fixing leaks, etc.


Desired Skills / Experience

General maintenance


Carpentry - hang a door / boxing in etc


Laying vinyl flooring

Basic Painting and decorating

Fixing window hinges and handles

Lay wooden flooring

Fitting Shower Screens, bath panels, fixing toilets - general bathroom maintenance

Reactive and planned preventative maintenance experience

Guttering work, basic roofing



Rendering plastering




Interviews will be held at our Harlow office.

If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately to Proact Property Maintenance Ltd at or complete the application here.

Proact Property Maintenance do not require the services of Employment or Recruitment Agencies in relation to this vacancy.

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