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Sophia Hibbitt

Senior Consultant – Social Housing Maintenance & Trades

Sophia joined MMP in May 2021 with previous recruitment experience as a Resourcer and, within 6 months, was promoted to Recruitment Consultant. Sophia is now responsible for delivering Maintenance and Trades recruitment across East London and Essex, building on her own client and candidate relationships.

MMP go above and beyond to celebrate achievements no matter how big or small. During her time at MMP, she has been able to see first-hand the willingness and drive put into its staff members to strive for success. She is proud to be a part of a company that recognises hard work, determination and truly rewards its staff for it.

In Sophia’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, trying new foods, and shopping!


Browse Sophia Hibbitt Latest Jobs

Multi Trader (Kitchen Fitter / Carpenter)

Up to £20 per hour

A great opportunity has arisen for a Multi Trade Operative (Kitchen Fitter / Carpenter) to work for a housing provider based in Norwich on a temporary basis. My client is looking for an experienced individual with a background in social housing.

* Norwich but will cover all our properties as needed across Norfolk and North Suffolk.

Pay Rate:
* £20.00 (umbrella rate)

* 8am to 4pm (40 hours per week)

You will be required to:
* Working within void properties
* Completing planned works
* Work from a PDA system
* Have a Basic DBS check.

You will be supplied with:
* A van
* Fuel card

Multi Trade Operative

£32000 - £37000 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Multi Trade Operatives to work for a Contractor based in Essex on a permanent basis offering a salary of £34,000 with potential earnings of up to £37,000 per annum. The successful Multi Trade Candidate will be able to work in occupied properties carrying out reactive repairs.

* Essex (SS / CM / RM / IG Postcodes)

Working hours
* 08:00am to 17:00pm

You will be required to:
* Multi Trade to complete a variety of trades such as Plumbing, Carpentry, Decorating, Tiling, and Plastering and Painting
* Carry out repairs and maintenance within social housing properties, occupied.
* Provide your own basic hand and power tools.
* Optional out of hours.
* Have experience working within social housing properties.

You will be supplied with:
* Company van
* Fuel card

You must:
* Have use of a smartphone. Jobs will be supplied via an App, BYOD paid at £20.00 a month.

Community Safety Ranger (Dog Handler)

Up to £23 per hour

I am currently recruiting for a Community Safety Ranger (Dog Handler) to join a local authority based in the West of Essex. A full Job Description is available upon request.

Community Safety Ranger (Dog Handler) required to:

* Conduct high visibility foot and vehicle patrols in residential areas, parks and open spaces including areas where there are designated bylaws to provide reassurance, deter crime and anti-social behaviour and reduce the fear of crime. Frequently, but not always, working with a community safety dog alongside.

* Provide high standards of dog welfare to include feeding, grooming, exercising, maintaining the dog's good health and checking for illness and injury. Maintaining high standards of cleanliness and hygiene in the kennels at all times.

* Respond to alarm call outs and building break-ins to protect the council's interests and assets, as well as responding to calls to the council's Community Safety Team in relation to anti-social behaviour.

* During the paddling pool season (July - September), assist the Community Safety Team to deliver a safe, high-quality service as directed by the line manager. To include delivering equipment and chemicals to sites and, where necessary, administering chemicals (full training will be given) and providing practical support to Paddling Pool Attendants if required.

* Assist the wider work of the Community Safety Team, including community engagement; awareness raising and education; sighting warning notices in problem areas; support work to deter illegal encampments and rough sleepers; respond to enquiries from members of the public.
Pay Rate:

* £23.00p/h (umbrella rate)


* 37 hours a week on a three-week rolling shift basis which includes a 9am start (earliest) and 10pm finish (latest)

* Week 1 - No Sat or Sun working
* Week 2 - Sat AM working only
* Week 3 - Sat and Sun working (rest days during the week)

You will be supplied with:

* A Van (Equipped for Dog Handling)

Chargehand Cleaner - Commercial

Up to £18 per hour

A great opportunity has arisen for a Chargehand Cleaner (Commercial) to join a contractor based in Norwich on a temp to perm basis. The successful candidate will be available within short notice and have cleaning and supervisory experience. You must have a driving license as you will be supplied with a company van.

Pay Rate:
* £18.00p/h (umbrella rate)
* Possibly working occasional weekends

You will be required to:
* To supervise and work alongside the cleaning team maintaining all areas to an agreed standard.
* Complete quality performance monitoring and act where performance has dropped.
* Supporting your line manager by assisting with day-to-day planning and allocation of the available employees, equipment, and materials.
* Report any cleaning difficulties to Management Team.
* Deliver toolbox talks ensuring there is a good understanding of these by all staff.

Essential the candidate has:
* Previous supervisory experience in organising staff coverage across the service and return to work meetings and paperwork.
* Previous cleaning experience.
* Experience in the use of a wide range of cleaning equipment and materials.

Multi Trade Bricklayer

Up to £19 per hour

I am currently recruiting for a Multi Trade Bricklayer to join a West of Essex based contractor on an ongoing basis. A Basic DBS Check will need to be carried out for the successful Operative. My client is looking for an experienced Multi Trade Bricklayer with experience in social housing.

Multi Trade Bricklayer required to:
* Fencing works.
* Paving/slabbing works
* Installing bollards
* Brickwork
* Epoxy resin repairs
* Tiling
* Minor roofing works
* Paths repair/replacements
* Rendering & tarmac repairs
* Be customer focused
* Have social housing experience

Pay Rate:
* £19.00p/h (umbrella rate)

* 37.5 hours per week (Mon to Fri)

You will be supplied with:
* A van
* Fuel card
* PDA System