Maintenance Assistant (Buildings Maintenance)

  • Location

    Uxbridge, Middlesex

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samantha Cartman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Maintenance Assistant (Buildings Maintenance) - Uxbridge

Our client are recruiting for a Maintenance Assistant to be based in Uxbridge. This is a permanent full time role working 40 hours per week.

Weekly Rotational Shift pattern:
06.00am until 14.00pm
08.00am until 17.00pm
12.00am until 20.00pm

To report directly to the Contract Manager with responsibility for the delivery of maintenance works including decoration, carpentry, assistance to electrical and mechanical engineers, space planning/office moves, re-lamping, emergency lighting test, plantroom inspections.

The role will involve the development and maintenance of good working relationships with customer representatives and work in a manner which ensures that all aspects of the service agreement between the client and the customers are delivered with the requisite levels of professionalism.

Main Responsibilities/Duties Include:
* Fulfilling site health, safety and environmental, quality and customer service targets
* Ensuring the safe and efficient operation of existing plant and equipment and diagnosing faults as required.
* Safely and efficiently maintaining (or supervising the maintenance by third party contractors of) existing plant and equipment
* Safely and efficiently installing (or supervising the installation by third party contractors of) new plant and equipment
* To attend site in response to breakdowns or failures of the equipment outside of normal working hours (call outs)
* To be familiar with and understand the site contingency plans for dealing with emergency situations
* To conform to standards, rules and procedures
* To carry out scheduled maintenance tasks, repairs and operations of equipment and services in accordance with best practice
* To ensure that all third party contractors that are requested to carry out work on site, do so in a safe and professional manner and abide by any company or site specific procedures
* To ensure that the Contracts Manager is kept informed of all aspects of safety performance, plant performance and customers circumstances that may impact upon the
safe, efficient, reliable and
* To produce Site Specific Method Statements and Risk Assessments.
* To produce maintenance reports inclusive of any costed remedials.
* To report all incidents and accidents, including near misses to the Contracts Manager
* To produce quotations relating to the remedial works
* To be aware of the key financial targets for the project/ task and, in conjunction with the Contracts Manager, carry out his responsibilities in the most cost effective manner
* To seek opportunities to enhance the Company's relationship with its existing customers and develop business potential
* To lead initiatives and carry out other duties and projects as delegated or instructed by the Contracts Manager Comply with reasonable requests for information from HSQE manager
* Ensure PPE is up to date and safe
* Ensure you follow risk assessments for all works
* To carry out M&E maintenance tasks on the contract and ad hoc requests
* There will be a requirement to work out of hours to fulfill commitments of our customers
* To be a member of call out team on call out Rota

Qualifications or Required Experience:
* City & Guilds qualifications or equivalent
* General Electrical Knowledge
* Extensive experience of M&E Building services in a corporate environment
* Knowledge of the use of CAFM systems

Maintenance Assistant (Buildings Maintenance) - Uxbridge