Repairs Planner

Camden, London (Greater)
£28,910 - £33,531 per annum
28 Aug 2018
28 Sep 2018
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Embrace and work in a changing environment, where no day is the same

We have exciting opportunities to join our Property and Contracts, Schools’ Facilities Management (FM) Team, to work with the in house team and specialist contractors in providing FM services to schools and children’s centres.  These are high profile service provisions and role requires experience of working within a multi-disciplinary in-house service team, good practice in FM services, as well as skill in partnership working. In this busy and varied role, the postholder will be expected to drive improvement and to deliver results, applying a continual focus on improvement.

You will need to act as first point of contact for trades staff and specialist contractors to allocate repairs in a high volume responsive repairs environment, monitor progress and update repairs systems in real time through to practical completion of work to ensure a comprehensive repairs service is delivered to our stakeholders.  You will demonstrate thorough knowledge of the repairs process in particular the sequence of work and time taken to complete repairs tasks will be important for the role, as well as experience and understanding of repairs types, prioritisation and timeframes within education environment. You will have experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team, collating and inputting high volumes of information and scheduling fast turnaround work in a flexible, changing environment.

About Camden

Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, Oyster Cards, Cycle to Work Scheme, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

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Make it work for you. Make it your Camden. 

Discover and Diversity 
To “discover” more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

How to apply

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in the job profile attached at the bottom of this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Closing dates for applications: Thursday 6 September 2018 23:59

Interviews to be held:  Week Commencing 17 September 2018

Please quote reference: 180000QD

To view the Job Profile please click HERE

Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are 17 September 2018 and 15 October 2018