Kingfisher View, Castleford


Kingfisher View, Castleford

£9.00 per hour      

The role of maintenance is to be a key member of the team for health & safety, general maintenance and repairs within the home.

As the maintenance person your key tasks will include:

Carry out decorating and redecorating as directed
Assist in emergency evacuations and fire drills & carry out weekly fire checks
Pat testing of electrical equipment
Liaise with external contractors
Ensure smooth running of plant machinery and equipment, including gas, electric, oil, and water installation
Complete maintenance checks identified in the maintenance manual and regulative checks
Ensure health & safety of self, Service Users, staff and contractors/visitors
Safe handling of equipment and chemicals
Possess and maintain a valid driving licence
Electrical, Plumbing and Joinery work
Being available for emergency call outs
You will need to have excellent organisational and planning skills and be a good communicator.  You should be able to work on your own initiative as well as being part of the team.

A 17th edition electrical certificate would be advantageous, or willing to work towards the qualification.  An enhanced DBS disclosure is required.

What we offer in return:

  • 5.6 weeks holiday.
  • Exemplar rewards – retail discounts and vouchers.
  • Employee assistance program – 24 hour helpline.
  • Pension plan.
  • Free car parking.
  • Free uniform.
  • Outstanding career progression.
  • Comprehensive 3 day induction program and on the job traoning
  • Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications.
  • Refer a friend scheme – Up to £1,500
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Rewarding your dedication

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*Pro-rated for part-time colleagues and subject to qualifying conditions.

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