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Head of Gas Operations

  • Location:
    Agile / Home based
  • Salary:
    £60,000 - £65,000 + company car or car allowance + benefits
  • Employment Type:
  • Closing Date:
    30 December 2018
Reporting Group:
  • PfP Property Maintenance

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Due to retirement we are looking for a Head of Gas Operations to come and join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to work with one of the largest social housing teams in the UK. 

What your role will be

As the Head of Gas Operations you will be responsible for providing operational management and leadership of the Gas Services provided by our Property Maintenance Department. You will liaise with internal and external stakeholders ensuring that Gas Compliance standards are met and policies and procedures followed.

You will operate as a lead for service delivery, continuously developing, improving and growing the service provided and maintaining a high quality cost effective service.

Your background

Through our spirit and passion, Places for People has firmly established itself as one of the leading property management and development companies in the UK. You will add value with your exceptional leadership qualities to enable, influence and inspire others to embed and promote strong working relationships and effective lines of communication internally and externally.  

You will have strong business acumen and be able to evidence, at interview, strong budgetary management in addition to excellent forecasting skills. You will have specialist knowledge and proven experience managing a gas service and repair business as well as a relevant gas qualification.

The ideal candidate for this role will have strong leadership skills and the ability to coach, influence and engage a large team. You must have problem solving skills and be self-motivated and have the willingness to ‘go the extra mile’.

Due to the wide geographical nature of the role candidates must possess a full and current UK driving license or access to a means of mobility.

What we offer you

At Places for People we care about our people: we understand that high performance and productivity comes from a happy and engaged workforce.  For this role we would welcome someone that enjoys interacting with people and finds it rewarding when a job is ‘done well’.  In return you will receive an attractive rewards package that will include a car package or cash alternative; competitive salary; comprehensive pension; generous holiday entitlement; childcare vouchers; free counselling; free flu-jabs; opportunities to get loans, plus many other benefits including career development.

About us

Places for People Homes is the Group’s largest social housing provider in England. It manages 38,772 properties. Homes’ objective is to create and maintain sustainable tenancies and attractive neighbourhoods, where people actively choose to live and want to stay, long-term.

What's next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on 01772 666555.

Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

If you are using a mobile device such as an iPad then ensure your CV is stored in the cloud, we currently support Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox.

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