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Maintenance Officer

  • Location:

    Killingworth, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Warehouse and Industrial

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £10.4 per hour

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    15/08/22 16:27:23

Job Description

Our Killingworth based client is looking for an experienced Maintenance Officer to join their well- established charitable organisation.

The successful candidate will be required to travel between different sites therefore you will need a full driving licence and your own vehicle.

Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 4:30pm with the possibility of overtime.

Main Duties

  • Working closely with your Facilities Manager to provide level of Facilities Management to the site to undertake varying degrees of facilities and repair works across the site.
  • To conduct routine compliance checks as per Estates checklists at different periods.
  • To refurbish and redecorate areas of the unit(s) as requested. This should not involve major refurbishments or repositioning works
  • To ensure that the security features of the units are maintained, including perimeter fencing, lighting, CCTV and other features where fitted.
  • To supervise contractors entering and working on site. To authorise the completions of contractors' work and file all day work sheets.
  • To ensure that all garden furniture is regularly inspected visually for safety, stored securely and if unsafe, withdrawn from use until repaired.
  • To carry out basic repairs internally and externally.
  • To carry out regular visual inspection of all plant, fixtures and fittings, reporting any concerns to the Facilities Manager for repair as necessary.
  • To drive company vehicles for staff, supplies collections and other authorised journeys.
  • To receive deliveries of goods and ensure that they are moved safely and promptly to the correct storage area.
  • To undertake the Gardening job description where no gardener or contractor is employed
  • To accompany any visitors including contractors, Fire Officers etc.
  • To visit other Services as required to offer cover for any holiday/sickness or assistance.
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties as directed by the facilities Manager and other relevant staff.

Essential skills/experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required and ability to complete maintenance documentation records.
  • Knowledge of Fire Risk Assessments
  • Ability to meet strict timescales and target dates
  • Carrying out general gardening duties including mowing grassed areas, tending to planted areas, cutting back shrubbery and bushes/hedges etc
  • Experience in a similar role or have experience in a trade.
  • Experience of receiving reactive maintenance requests
  • The ability to prioritise own workload
  • Able to multi task and manage a number of projects at any one time.

The successful candidate will need to undergo an Enhanced DBS check, therefore anyone with the relevant experience who has a transferable DBS will be considered as a priority.

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