Customer Care Operative

Specific Location
Monks Cross, York, North Yorkshire

Yorkshire East

Hours of Work
39 Hours, Monday to Friday

Barratt David Wilson

Contract Type

Closing Date
29 March 2019

Customer Care Operative

The Customer Care team, making sure home buyers receive the very best care following their home buying experience.


Being in a customer-facing role with us is a little bit different than most businesses. Our customers expect their homes to be of the highest standard, and you’ll make sure they are, by being on hand with answers and practical help. Because of the things you’ll be dealing with we look, ideally, for construction or building experience. More importantly than that though, is your passion for quality and professionalism. 


To be the face of Customer Care within our customers' homes, providing a high level of customer care to the customer, to be punctual for appointment's and to provide effective solution to customer problems.


  • To undertake multi-skilled repairs at our customers’ homes, covering a wide range of trades such as, Carpentry, Joinery, Painting, Decorating, Plaster Patching, Groundworks etc.
  • To take instruction from our Customer Care Co-ordinators, ensuring all customer appointments are attended on time and any materials required are sourced prior to the appointment
  • To resolve defects in a speedy manner, to a high standard and to ensure all works completed to our customers full satisfaction
  • To carry out inspections of reported defects as and when required and issue a full report with photographs to our Customer Care team
  • To complete the required administrative forms required for the role including, Health & Safety, Timesheets and Mileage, etc. to be submitted promptly at agreed intervals
  • To provide feedback on repetitive defects on active and non-active sites to the Customer Care Manager for review.

Personal characteristics / qualifications and skills:

  • A proven background in at least one trade e.g., Carpentry, Joinery, Painting, Decorating
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction and ability to problem-solve
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner, and exhibit high service standards to ensure customer expectations are met
  • Due to the nature of the role, a Full Driving Licence will be required

What about the benefits package?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus Scheme
  • 25 days holidays
  • Choice of Flexible Benefits
  • Money Purchase Pension Scheme
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