Handy man

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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    £19000 - £20000 per annum

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    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Our client are the leading provider of mechanical, electrical and fabric maintenance services in the UK, we provide a wide range of maintenance solutions and they are currently looking for a Site Services Officer to be based in Coventry.

Key Responsibilities

Working closely with the on-site Team to ensure the building and site are opened, including unlocking and un-setting of the intruder alarm and deal with any issues noted. To report and escalate any repairs and maintenance needs in a timely fashion. Progress, chase and report any delays to the site manager. Monitor visiting contractors for Health & Safety issues that may or may not affect the operation of the school. Report all matters of concern to the site Manager in a timely fashion

To undertake minor repair and maintenance work, including;

Carpentry - Refitting notice and pin boards, easing doors, fencing etc.

Plumbing - Repairing leaking taps, refitting toilet seats, renewing ball valve washers and floats, clearing blocked toilets, ensuring drains, channels & grease traps are kept clear and disinfected.

Electrical - Fitting of plug tops, replacing plug fuses, light tubes and starters.

General - Minor plaster repairs, minor repairs to floor covering, internal decorating to include, painting, removal of graffiti, replacing fixtures and fittings, e.g. toilet roll holders, paper towel holders, brackets, shelves, cupboards, plus minor repairs to fencing, paths, drives, playground and minor glazing repairs. Assist with people moves and the setting up/ taking down of school functions/events.

You will need to be an individual, with a broad building services experience background and holding any appropriate certification and qualifications for the role. Specific experience at a day-to-day operational level to suit the environment. A person with the ability to deal with building task that do not require formal qualifications. After instruction by an appropriately skilled person experienced in dealing with various building services issues, will be able to cover such as:

* Planned Preventative Maintenance Tasks
* Minor Mechanical and Electrical works
* Minor plumbing works
* Minor buildings works
* General Landscaping and gardening duties including litter picking
* Cleaning & Furniture moving tasks
* And others as they arise, as this list is not exhaustive.

Relevant training will be provided to cover tasks to the right candidate

Due to the nature of the role you must be prepared to have a DBS check.

This is a contract role however has the possibility to turn perm.

Hours: 06:00-15:00