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6 Sep 2022

VENN GROUP The specialists in professional temporary recruitment

Caretaker required for an immediate start!

Location: Wiltshire

Length: Temporary to permanent

Hours: 37 hours a week, Mon - Fri

Main responsibilities of the role

  • Perform general maintenance across a large commercial site to ensure business and usual service is provided
  • Undertake routine maintenance duties without direct supervision to include electrical works, changing lamps, cleaning diffusers, unblocking sinks, small repairs on windows and doors, general labouring, cleaning and maintenance duties
  • Oversee external contractors working on site and ensure premises health and safety
  • Act as the main key holder being responsible for security of the premises; to include the opening up and locking of premises including extended site provisions, lettings and emergency call outs
  • Undertake a range of re-decoration and minor maintenance work, as agreed with the Estates Manager to ensure a high standard of repair & decoration
  • Undertake activities to maintain a safe and clean external environment e.g. gritting, litter picks, waste collection and removal, graffiti removal, safe access routes and keeping drains free from obstruction
  • Arrange for maintenance work to be carried out by suitably qualified contractors, monitoring the safety of their working practices, reporting where possible on the quality of their work and follow up any apparent failures or further work required
  • Carry out Health and Safety checks including fire, emergency lighting, Legionella and keeping accurate up to date records under the direction of the Estates Manager
  • Responsible for receiving deliveries of goods and equipment and distributing as appropriate; including maintaining appropriate records as required and appropriate levels of cleaning/sundries and repairs and maintenance materials
  • Supervise the cleaning and assistant site staff, or where appropriate the monitoring of cleaning contractors
  • Monitor cleaning standards, ensuring corrective action as required and supporting during periods of absence, or where additional cleaning is required

Essential requirements:

  • You will have experience carrying out general maintenance / handyperson duties
  • You must have a DBS certificate or be prepared to obtain one

To be considered for this opportunity, please apply now

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  • Job Reference: 705552551-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
    Venn Group
  • Location: Wiltshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent