Maintenance Assistant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 May 2019
Closes
26 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Role: Maintenance Assistant x 2
Location: Cardiff
Rate: GBP8.77
Hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm - Monday to Friday
THIS IS A TEMPORARY ASSIGNMENT FROM JUNE TO SEPTEMBER
Role Summary:
The successful candidate will assist the Halls Management Team in the efficient upkeep of University residential accommodation.
Undertake a range of practical duties and provide general assistance to help maintain the upkeep of the buildings and their surroundings.
To be responsible for providing high levels of customer care and service delivery.
To be an active, flexible and dedicated member of the residences team.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Testing fire alarms and emergency lighting - logging any faults as appropriate
Act as fire warden and assist in fire drills
To assist in risk assessments and health and safety inspections as appropriate
Have care and diligence with regards to H&S, manual handling and COSHH
Use of machinery and power tools
To carry out non-specialist minor repairs and maintenance i.e. patch painting, replacing bulbs, minor tiling, moving furniture etc
Carry out regular meter readings
Housekeeping Functions:
Maintain accurate records of materials, linens and portable electrical appliances
To ensure the signing off records and disposal of goods are kept for all equipment
Carry out inventory checks of residences equipment
Distribute stores to the residencies as necessary
To remove and record bed linen
Essential Requirements:
Experience of working in a similar role and working with the public
Flexibility with you working hours
Basic day to day maintenance skills
SUBJECT TO DBS SECURITY CLEARANCE ON APPOINTMENT