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Maintenance Assistant

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    2 days ago

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    Serco Group Plc

Job Description

Here at Basingstoke Leisure our goal is to get more people, more active, more often. We provide affordable access to a wide range of sports and leisure facilities to support healthier and happier people across all segments of the local community. To deliver those services takes an enthusiastic and customer focused team - and right now we are looking to recruit for Maintenance Assistants to join our team to work between Basingstoke and Tadley Leisure centres.

In this role you will be required to consistently provide on a pre-planned, ad-hoc, breakdown and reactive basis, a professional and effective maintenance, service and repair function which will include Statutory compliance, contractor management, planned preventive maintenance, general reactive maintenance and painting and decorating.

You will be required to provide the maintenance, service and repair function on both a hands-on and appointment & supervision of external sub-contractor's basis as well as be required to provide a high level of hands-on and supervisory technical support to the Contract Manager, Operations Manager and Operations Function Management Team. You will also be required to undertake new and refurbishment type electro-mechanical installation works.

We share your passion for leisure, and we will offer a safe, fun, and professional working environment with excellent training and development opportunities including pool plant course. You will also receive free membership and other various discounts.

Candidate Description

The successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate relevant experience similar to this role and it's desirable that you have worked in a similar size or larger more complex sporting or leisure facilities.

You will have a background in maintenance with the role requiring a broad range of skills including, but not exclusively, electrical, mechanical, or general maintenance skills.

If you hold a technical qualification this would be desirable, as well as holding a driving license to travel between both sites as and when needed.

Application Description

Serco/Serco Leisure Operating Limited are appointed as the Trust's Managing Agents. We manage the recruitment process and the Trust's employees in the delivery of the service on their behalf. The Trust is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application. Applicants should be aware that in line with the company's policy, employees will have a DBS check where appropriate.

Employer Description

Why Serco

Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives.

A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You will be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.

Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.

What we offer

  • Free/heavily discounted use of all the facilities at the Centre

  • Excellent Development and Training Opportunities

  • A safe and supportive culture

  • A chance to make a positive difference to the community