Roofer/Groundwork Multi-Trade Operative - Bournemouth/Salisbury - Wessex Response

Wessex Response is a family run company based in Dorset for over 50 years. We are seeking an experienced a qualified Roofer / Multi-Trade on a permanent contract to work on a repairs and maintenance contract.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Expected to undertake a full range of bricklaying/roofing repairs, maintenance and installation works.
  • Interlocking and plain roofing tiles of all types including roofing felt and battens
  • Vertical hanging tiles
  • Flashing and valley guttering etc.
  • Pointing work
  • Flat roofing repairs (No hot works, hot works for torch on felt)
  • Cover out of hours call out rota

Multi skilled Works

  • Expected to undertake a full range of carpentry repairs; maintenance and installation works.
  • Fencing of all types
  • External cladding
  • Fascia and soffit boarding
  • Gutter replacement and repairs
  • Minor brickworks repairs
  • Patio slabs
  • Ground works

This list of responsibilities and duties is not exhaustive and the Company will expect you to perform other duties relevant to the job title.

Essential competencies:

  • Experience in Roofing, Fencing, Groundworks
  • Flexible working hours/ Travel
  • ICT Literate
  • Valid UK driving licence


  • Experience in Brickwork/Slabbing
  • PDA knowledge
  • Basic understanding of NMHF Schedule of Rates
  • Previous experience of working within the Social Housing sector


  • Salary dependent experience (42.5 hours per week)
  • 22 days holiday (pro-rata) plus Bank Holidays
  • Company Van
  • BUPA Medical Insurance
  • Accident and Sickness Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Auto-enrolment pension
  • Child Care Voucher Scheme

All subject to qualifying periods of employment and Conditions of Contract.

For an application form please CLICK HERE.

Or for further information please email or call 01747 858039 (No agencies please).

Due to a high volume of responses we may be unable to feedback to all applicants, therefore if you do not hear from us within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.