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Facilities Maintenance Assistant

  • Maintenance Assistant required to work in retirement village in Bedford.
  • To carry out user tests, cyclical, preventive and repairs maintenance, and arrange access for contractors to carry out maintenance.
  • Carry out a handy-person service for the residents, as directed by the Cluster manager. Anything from picture hanging to assembling flat pack furniture.
  • Undertake preventive maintenance duties in the resident’s apartments and in the communal areas
  • Be proactive in the management of void properties, ensure water quality checks and general repairs are undertaken.
  • Work with contractors on site to improve own knowledge of systems and to ensure that they are working to risk assessments provided.
  • Record repair requests and defects.
  • Qualifications that will help candidates are City & Guilds, BTECs, and NVQs. Courses in health and safety, plumbing, plastering, carpentry, and general maintenance are all very useful.

    Numeracy, literacy and computer skills are essential.

Location: Bedford | Salary: 13.00 - 16.50 per hour | Job type: Contract | Posted: 12/01/2024