Trainee Buildings Trade Technician

Rainbow International carry out full restoration and building services for Insurance companies mainly after water and smoke damage.

You will be assisting our Buildings manager, who is a skilled restoration technician and builder. You will work with this manager and other skilled tradespeople to help carry out the buildings clearance work and help carry out the full building’s renovation and maintenance. 95% of the work is internal work.

You will help our technicians carry out other restoration work such as: carrying out emergency work, assessment of the damage for insurance company clients, carry out all the clear up and the cleaning of the property and also help set up a drying regime in that property. Also, you will carry out some furniture removals work, packaging of customer contents & cleaning after smoke damage jobs.

Other services that you will get involved with will be: uplifting fixed flooring, taking out kitchen units and taking down damaged ceilings etc. You will also learn to clean carpets and learn how to dry buildings.

The job is extremely varied and rewarding with everyday a different challenge.

We are based on Penarth Road in Cardiff, but we work throughout South Wales and the Bristol areas. You will travel to jobs as part of a team.

The work is often physically demanding and sometimes there is the need to work extra hours during busy periods.

The work is mainly Monday to Friday (40 hours) but there may be some overtime weekend work.

All uniform, PPE, and full training provided.

You will need a full driving license and be keen to progress with formal training courses.

We will expect the candidate to be prepared and keen to learn.

Salary: £17,000.00 to £18,750.00 /year