Repairs Manager


Booth Street, Birmingham, B21 0NU


£46,651 per annum


39 hours per week

Contract Type:

Full Time, Permanent

Closing date:


The Role

We’re looking for an experienced Repairs Manager to join our In-House Maintenance Team. Managing and motivating a team of a multi-skilled trade operatives and supervising surveyors, you’ll lead on circa £5million per annum worth of in-house responsive repairs and void property maintenance across c.15,000 properties – supporting us to ensure that our homes remain places that our customers are proud to call home.

Always with the customer in mind, you’ll work with colleagues across our organisation to ensure a seamless first-class responsive repairs service that is contractually compliant, timely, cost effective and safe – always striving to continuously improve our service to ensure high customer satisfaction.

Our ideal candidate? You’ll hold an ONC, HNC, NVQ or equivalent qualification in a Building Construction discipline. You’ll have a thorough understanding of and experience applying construction, repairs and maintenance technology; building quality standards and regulations; planning requirements; as well as relevant health & safety and fire safety legislation.

Importantly you’ll demonstrate previous experience of successfully leading a multi-disciplined team of trades – motivating and inspiring them to deliver a first-class repairs and maintenance service.

Who are Midland Heart? We’re a large and ambitious housing organisation providing more people an affordable place to call home. We welcome people from every walk of life, at every stage of their career. We expect a lot from our people but in return you can be assured of a great place to work, where you will be well rewarded and where great people are able to succeed. Whether you want to build your career with us, or use your experience to move on, we’re here to develop your potential.

Interested? Please click “Candidate Information” below for a full Role Profile. Applying is easy – simply register on our candidate portal and submit a comprehensive CV alongside a cover letter of no more than 2 pages, clearly explaining how you meet the requirements of this role and which demonstrates your career achievements.

Applications close at midnight on Thursday 17th June 2021. Shortlisted candidate will be invited to an assessment which will take place on either 23rd or 24th June 2021.

We’re proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss any adjustments you might need in order to be successful in this role.