FORMAL EDUCATION: STANDARD 10 WITH A FORMAL QUALIFICATION AS EITHER A PLUMBER OR ELECTRICIAN;
EXPERIENCE: All aspects of property maintenance including brickwork; plastering; painting; carpentry, welding, identification and repair of electrical and plumbing faults; supervision of staff and on-site contractors; knowledge and experience in health and safety systems and procedures; administration and management of stock movements; motor vehicle maintenance. The incumbent must have a valid driver’s licence (code 8).
COMPETENCIES: Resource control, including budgeting; process control; scheduling and planning; stock control; building methodologies; plumbing; electrical repair and maintenance; time management; supervision of staff; quality control; standard setting; interpretation of building plans; basic motor vehicle maintenance.
ATTITUDE: Ability to work well under pressure and deal with the demands of a varied job function. Must be practical and hands on yet with the ability to lead and motivate a team and manage contractors. Must have strong inter-personal skills in order to interact with residents.