Maintenance Assistant

Location
Oundle, Peterborough
Salary
£16,000
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
14 Apr 2018
Sector
Tradesmen
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

You will be responsible for the upkeep and repair tasks both within and outside of the company premises. We’ll rely on you to undertake planned and reactive maintenance. You must be well organised with strong general repair skills. A keen eye for detail and physical stamina are valued greatly in this job.

The job requires a hands-on practical person who has experience of general maintenance.

  • Perform maintenance and light repairs
  • Testing of fire alarms
  • Perform routine landscaping on the grounds
  • Undertake light installation or carpentry (e.g. build cabinets)
  • Repair equipment or appliances
  • Painting and decorating
  • Minor repairs
  • Assisting with housekeeping duties
  • Undertake duties as assigned or emergency tasks (e.g. shovelling snow)
  • Identify and report the need for major repairs
  • Liaising with plumbers and electricians
  • Cover for the Housekeeper (if required)                                                                                                                          

Desired Skills

  • Proven general maintenance experience
  • Experience with hardware tools and electrical equipment
  • Basic understanding of electrical and plumbing systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Well organised and apt in problem solving
  • Strong attention to detail

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