4x Apprentice Painter and Decorator vacancies with Novus Property Solutions Stoke
Employment Type:
£3.50 per hour
Closing Date:
31st May, 2017

4x Painting & Decorating vacancies available with Novus Property Solutions, Stoke

Job Description

-Carry out relevant trade duties on responsive & planned works as requested to Client Specifications and Novus standards.
-Carry out preparation and painting of internal & external woodwork, walls, doors, fencing and gates as directed.
-Work at height using ladders and scaffolding as directed and in accordance with the Company’s safe systems of work.
-Use authorised equipment provided with due care and attention and as supervised
-Work as part of a team and use materials safely
-Load and unload materials and equipment as directed.
-Work flexibly across the repairs and maintenance service
-Build and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, customers and managers to ensure the effectiveness of the -repairs and maintenance service.
-Demonstrate commitment to equality and diversity by taking account of the needs of colleagues and service users and by treating other people with dignity and respect.
-Demonstrate commitment to excellent customer service by being polite, showing respect for customer’s homes, maintaining expected standards of work, and tidying up at the end of a job.
-Be aware of risk assessments and method statements relating to own area of work and to work in safe manner taking account other people’s health and wellbeing.
-Follow Health and Safety policy and procedures including the wearing of personal protective equipment when necessary.
-Undertake health and safety training as required.
-Raise any safety concerns with a manager or supervisor.
-Take part in the apprentice review process and complete any training required, and be capable of working independently in the final year of the apprenticeship.
-Represent the company when required at national competitions & career fairs and support CSR activities
-Undertake such other duties as are commensurate with the apprentice role, as may be reasonably required at the initial place of work or at other locations in the company

Skills Required

– Understand how to deliver excellent customer service
– Organisation Skills (Able to manage time effectively and prioritise workload accordingly)
– Able to work as part of a team
– Good communication skills
– Ability to understand and carry out instructions

Personal Qualities

– Proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge
– Ability to work effectively as part of a team
– Awareness of equality and diversity
– Flexible, enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach to everyday work
– Open to change and new ideas
– Willingness and desire to take responsibility and use own initiative
– Commitment to own personal professional development
– Other; Good Work Ethic, Passion and right attitude to work


– GCSE Maths and English A*- C or Functional Skills or equivalent; Preferred

*Early Morning starts may be required, local pick-ups available

Apprenticeship Framework
Level 2 Diploma in Decorative Finishing and Industrial Painting Occupations

How To Apply

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Novus has a turnover in excess of £100 million a year and has over 1,000 staff. We are a family run company with a rich 118-year heritage. Novus is a dynamic property maintenance specialist with more than 30 offices across the UK providing a combination of local knowledge and national strength. As a leading specialist in both planned and responsive maintenance we deliver a range of services such as:
  • Cyclical Works
  • Planned Maintenance
  • Refurbishments
  • Reactive Maintenance
  • New Build
We work with clients such as: Whitbread, Premier Inn, Stoke City Football Club, Next, Malmaison, Michelin, Places for People, Atlas Hotels, Enterprise Inns, Pret a Manger and the NHS