Maintenance Assistant, Part-time (24 hours) – Permanent

Campus Living Villages

24 hours per week (3 days out of 7 on a rota basis)

Salary Circa: £12,600

Employee Benefits:

  • 25 Days Holidays Plus 8 Bank Holidays (Pro rata)
  • Bupa membership
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Seasonal Ticket Loans

Who are we looking for? 

Due to expansion we are looking for a part time Maintenance Assistant for our Bournemouth Student Village. This role will involve providing quality & cost-effective maintenance & care-taking which do not require the immediate attention of a tradesperson.

What will you be doing?

  • Perform Planned and Preventative Maintenance work as directed and required
  • Perform reactive joinery maintenance such as lock repairs, door hanging, hinge replacement, fixing noticeboards
  • Perform reactive plumbing maintenance such as tap washers, toilet seat replacement, tightening leaking joints
  • Perform minor electrical maintenance that does not involve wiring, such as changing lamps, replacing fuses and resetting of MCBs or RCDs (where trained)
  • Perform small painting and decorating tasks
  • Any other repair work that does not require a qualified tradesperson
  • Keep accurate and timely maintenance records according to procedure
  • Perform regular inspections of resident apartments and complete inspection checklist
  • Be the first point of contact for staff and students with problems regarding access to buildings and problems with equipment
  • Transport furniture and equipment to and from rooms
  • Assist in re-equipping the flats with small items such as shower curtains, toilet brushes etc.
  • Provide assistance to residents and staff who are locked-out of rooms or buildings as requested
  • Clear weeds and litter pick the external grounds.
  • Clean external grounds and car parks as requested.
  • Assist with internal cleaning if required.

You will also:

  • Act as a member of the Fire Evacuation team
  • Complete regular Health and Safety checks and rectify problems as required
  • Maintain accurate and timely records of Health and Safety checks
  • Undertake Job Risk Assessments relating to role activities

Do you have the skills?

  • Basic maintenance skills in a variety of disciplines (Essential)
  • Familiarity with Fire and Health and Safety procedures (Essential)
  • Ability to use relevant tools and equipment (Essential)
  • Knowledge and experience of cleaning methods and systems (Desirable)
  • ICT skills in operating computer based systems e.g. entering data and retrieving information

Do you have the qualifications?

  • NVQ Level 2 in Building Maintenance or related discipline (Desirable)
  • Basic First Aid (Desirable)

CLV Core Values

Our core values are at the heart of the business our goal is to CREATE a culture that we all enjoy working within by following;

Community: Be part of the ONE team and pursue the team goal

Respect: Be tolerant and accepting of colleagues and customers and don’t manipulate, demean or mistreat

Equality: Endeavour to treat everyone the same, regardless of their role

Accountability: Work hard, work smart and don’t blame others

Trust: Be forthright, candid and deliver on your promises

Enthusiasm: Be passionate in what you do and give 100%

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