Facilities Assistant

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£18,000 – £21,000
25 Oct 2018
22 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen to become part of the Cambridge Conservation Initiative. CCI Services are seeking a friendly and enthusiastic Facilities Assistant to support the running of a unique and vibrant Campus, located right in the heart of central Cambridge.

Full time, 37.5 hours per week, Monday-Friday 10.00am - 6.00pm.

Person specification

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of individuals.
  • Good IT skills. Competent with Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Self-motivated and able to operate without close supervision.
  • Experience working with basic Audio-Visual equipment.

Interested individuals should have a knowledge and understanding of service delivery and facilities management, enjoy working with people, and take pride in helping to deliver an excellent service to all occupants of the building.

Facilities Assistant duties

To support the Facilities Manager in maintaining a clean, tidy, safe and efficiently run building.

The successful candidate will assist with maintaining a wide range of facilities and attend to daily tasks that include, addressing service requests from building users, providing frontline support for events and workshops, troubleshooting AV problems, tea point servicing, cleaning, porterage, meeting room set-up, reporting equipment faults and identifying building maintenance and H&S issues.


The CCI Campus offers a unique and stimulating working environment within an award-winning University of Cambridge building.

Regular opportunities for overtime.

Competitive pension packages.

Eligible for a wide range of University of Cambridge benefits and services.

About Cambridge Conservation Initiative

The Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI) is the world’s largest cluster of nature conservation organisations. The CCI is a unique collaboration between the University of Cambridge and leading internationally-focused biodiversity conservation institutions. The Campus is housed within the David Attenborough Building (named in recognition of Sir David’s pioneering work in bringing the wonders of the natural world to a global audience).

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To apply for this post please submit the following:

  1. An email letter expressing why you should be considered for the Facilitates Assistant position.
  1. CV.

Please submit the above two documents to:

  • Ben Walbanke-Taylor (Facilities Manager) - by clicking on the apply button. 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12th November 2018.

Interviews will be held on the 14th or 15th November 2018.

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