Maintenance Officer – Garrion People’s Housing Co-operative


EVH Grade 7 Salary: £32,850 - £36,071

Hours: 35 per week

Location: Wishaw and Motherwell

Leave entitlement: 25 days plus 15 days Public Holiday

Garrion People’s Housing Co-operative are an ambitious, forward-thinking organisation, committed to providing quality, affordable homes to tenants in the Gowkthrapple area of Wishaw.  We work jointly with Forgewood Housing Co-op in Motherwell, operating a unique staff sharing service that has been effective for over 20 years.

We are looking to recruit a Maintenance Officer who will be responsible for delivering an excellent repairs service for our customers in Wishaw and Motherwell. You will be pro-active and will also be able to deliver a customer-focused repairs service including, producing performance reports, carrying out pre and post inspections, monitoring contractor performance and ensuring that our repairs service demonstrates value for money. You will also work closely with 2 maintenance assistants who carry out minor in house repair work to our properties.

You will also be responsible for managing the condition of our homes and surrounding environment in accordance with our strategic aims and objectives, ensuring that our tenants and their families live in safe, efficient and well-maintained homes.

The ideal candidate will preferably have a professional qualification in a relevant field. To be successful in this position you must be able to demonstrate experience in a similar role or have transferrable skills that match the Job Profile and Person Specification. Please note that this post is subject to a satisfactory Basic Disclosure Check from Disclosure Scotland.

If you feel that you have the skills and experience required and would like to join a well-established organisation that values and puts people at the heart of all we do, we would like to hear from you.

Key Dates

  • Closing date for applications 9amon Monday 19th August 2019
  • Interview date Tuesday 27th August 2019

All applicants will be required to complete an application form to standardise the shortlisting and interview process. Please note that CVs will not be accepted. 
Please contact Paul Lennon at GPHC on 01698 687222 for an informal chat about this opportunity. 

To apply for this role and for more information, please visit, or contact our Recruitment Advisors, EVH, by Email: or Tel: 0141 352 7445.