• Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

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  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £12.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


Our client provides facilities management, consultancy, project management and a range of specialist services and they are currently looking for a Handyman to be based on a site in Birmingham.

Main duties

  • To complete general basic building fabric duties such as painting, decorating, building, small works, carpentry and plumbing;
  • To complete electrical tasks such as lamp changing.
  • Carry out planned maintenance tasks as requested
  • To assist subcontractors when they attend site;
  • To help with the loading and unloading of deliveries.
  • Deal promptly with all telephone enquiries.
  • Assist with events where required.
  • Assist in logistical moves
  • In receipt of a valid (in date) driving license is essential.
  • To work from height using appropriate safety systems
  • Repair and upkeep of building fabric as appropriate.
  • To understand and complete all work related documentation accurately and on time.
  • To understand and comply with policies and procedures.
  • To carry out work in a safe and diligent manner.
  • To comply with all Health and Safety policies and procedures
  • To attend and fully participate in training and appraisal activities as required.
  • To carry out porterage duties in a safe and compliant manner as required.
  • To maintain and repair fixed furniture and equipment
  • To partake in the site rota as required
  • To partake in a call out rota / race weekend rota as required
  • To undertake additional duties in issue out.
  • To cover for all other trades as required

Person Specification

* Appropriate Trade qualifications for work undertaken.
* Hold an IPAF licence including harness training
* Be competent in driving a forklift truck
* L8 Awareness training
* PASMA trained
* Self Motivated and able to work under own initiative.
* Good verbal and written communication skills.
* Good interpersonal skills.
* Able to work individually or as part of a team.
* IT literate - Good understanding of the use of technology i.e. PDA

Please note this is a contract position:

Start date: 08/10/2018
End date: 19/11/2018

If you do not hear from us within seven days, then your application has not been successful on this occasion. We may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly