Maintenance Assistant

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)

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  • Salary:

    £16000.00 - £17500.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Theobald

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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  • Client:


My client is looking for a talented Maintenance Assistant to join their team in Worcester.
General Overview:
To undertake a proactive role in carrying out maintenance, repairs and inspection of mechanical, electrical and associated building services. All in accordance with relevant standards and operational procedures and in compliance with legislation and guidance.
Represent my client in a respectful and professional manner.
As part of an engineering team you will carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) tasks to various Services across site on various aspects of the building services in accordance with the PPM programme and personal competence and training.
Respond in a timely manner to ad-hoc breakdown requests as identified by supervisor / manager or as a minimum, as per site contract.
Assist in Carrying out installation work involved in minor upgrading and adaptation works.
Assist in Carrying out systematic fault finding in a logical and safe manner on malfunctioning equipment.
Carry out duties in accordance with safe working practices within statutory and Company guidelines.
Safely operate all types of access equipment, hand and power tools in accordance with health & safety and manufacturers' guidelines.
Ensure the correct use of personal protective equipment and adherence to health & safety and infection control procedures.
Maintain records as and when appropriate and as required, whether written or electronic.
Willingness to assist and work flexibly with other trades/colleagues.
Ensure liaison with Wards and Departments as required, ensuring there is minimum disruption whilst carrying out work.
Undertake training where necessary to learn other skills and to maintain and develop the requirements of the service.
Carry out risk assessments on-site as instructed by supervisor / manager.
Collaborate and co-operate with the partners and colleagues to deliver a customer focused service.
Minimise penalty deductions by responding in a timely manner to all maintenance issues in accordance with the requirements of the Concession Agreement.
Use initiative to make appropriate decisions, including when working out of hours.
Diligently complete all required job cards and other work related paperwork to the required standard.
Complete work within the allotted timeframes.
Carry out any other identified tasks commensurate with role.

GCSE Mathematics and English or equivalent
Previously worked within a maintenance environment.
Previously worked within a healthcare maintenance environment.

This role requires an enhanced disclosure
An enhanced disclosure contains the following information:
All convictions both current and past,
Cautions, reprimands and warnings help on the police national computer for England and Wales,
Relevant convictions in Scotland and Northern Ireland may be included,
Checks against the Children's and Vulnerable adults barring list,
Additional checks for relevant information held by the local police forces for the position being applied for.