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Vacancies at Scottish Veterans Residences and Scottish Veterans Housing Association are shown below.

Maintenance Officer  Glasgow - Permanent Part-time positions, Salary £18000 FTE based on 37.5 hours per week.

Scottish Veterans Residences (SVR) is a Registered Scottish Charity (SC015260) established in 1910 in reaction to the sight of veterans sleeping rough on the streets of Edinburgh. SVR’s operational arm is Scottish Veterans Housing Association (SVHA) which provides high quality, supported accommodation for veterans who are homeless or in need.

We house ex-service men and women of all ages in residences in Edinburgh Dundee and Glasgow.

We are looking to recruit a Part time Maintenance Officer, to help maintain the buildings, flats and grounds of our site in Glasgow, assisting with repairs to the site, contacting and escorting Contactors where necessary and to carry out monthly Legionella water tank checks.

Working closely with the relevant Residence Manager and the Property Services Manager, the roles are new and have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to both sites.

The ideal candidate will have a painting and decorating or maintenance background and have experience of working within an Estates team. With strong interpersonal skills, the ideal candidates will also have an understanding of working with vulnerable adults.

A Military background would be advantageous.

For further information, please see the attached Job Description.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter which sets out why you think you are suited to the role to Kyle@svronline.org by 31th March 2017.