Richmondshire District Council

Job summary

Title: Painter and Decorator

Salary: Grade 6 (SCP 18-20), £20,092 – £20,903 per annum

Contract Type: Permanent 

Working Pattern: Full time

Hours: 37 hours per week 

Job Reference: LLS MTN 15


An opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified tradesperson to join the Landlord Services, to perform painting duties within the Repairs and Maintenance Team.

The post holder will work as part of a team, undertaking painting work.  The work can include painting communal areas, external painting requirements, fence and gate painting, as well as paper hanging and Artex.  The work includes all preparation and finishes.

The successful candidate must be able to work on his/her own and use initiative when required to resolve a problem, having the ability to seek advice from his/her line manager as well as making suggestions for improvements.

The post holder should have good communication skills and be able to work as part of a team, as well as independently.

For an informal discussion, please contact Colin Eales, Housing Maintenance Team Leader, on 01748 901153 or Geoff Bradley, Maintenance Officer, on 01748 901169.

Key documents

For further details please read the job description and person specification, and complete our application form: 

Job Description  Person Specification  Application Form

Benefits of Working for the Council

Key dates

  • Closing date: 10am, Monday 17th January 2022
  • Interview date: 27th January 2022
  • An application form must be completed. CVs alone will not be accepted.

You can also obtain/return application forms by:

  • Email:
  • By post: Human Resources, Richmondshire District Council, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JX

Equal opportunities

We value diversity in our workforce and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview. Applications invited from all sectors of society, as covered by the Equality Act 2010.

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