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Semi Skilled Operative

  • Location

    West Lothian

  • Sector:

    Facility / Cleaning

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Not Specified

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  • Published:

    about 11 hours ago

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Job Description

· To operate, maintain and manage effectively, with minimum supervision, new and existing building services to specified standards as determined by the contract and company procedures.

· To maintain and improve standards of health and safety, quality and good housekeeping and to report any short comings promptly.

· To undertake general handyman and semi skilled duties across a portfolio of buildings, · To carry out planned maintenance on emergency lighting, identifying any faults and remedial works

· Changing of Lamps

· To carry out routine water hygiene tasks

· To carry out minor decorating tasks

· To carry out minor plumbing repairs

· To carry out monthly air conditioning maintenance

· To carry out ad hoc general minor repairs as required

· To carry out general fabric repairs

· To assist with sourcing materials for jobs

· To assist with the preparation of costs for quotations

· Take proactive approach to customer liaison and ensure concerns are dealt with or relayed to line management promptly

· To understand and complete all work related documentation accurately and on time, including but not limited to purchase card receipts, timesheets and mileage returns

· Use of Handheld Technology to record all tasks

· To understand and comply with policies and procedures

· To carry out work in a safe and diligent manner

· To comply with all Health and Safety policies and procedures

· To attend and fully participate in training and appraisal activities as required

· To undertake additional duties in line with capabilities as required

· To understand and comply with policies and procedures

  • Be available to carry out necessary works outside normal hours with additional remuneration., · Follow Group and company policies and procedures at all times;

    · Report any apparent deficiencies in systems of work or equipment provided that may result in failure of service delivery or risk to health and safety or the environment;

    · Use all work equipment and personal PPE properly and in accordance with training received;

    · Report any issues or training needs to your Line manager and /or via your divisional incident reporting system;

    Level of Authority

    · The job holder will have the authority to carry out their role on a day to day basis in accordance with all prevailing company policies. The job holder will have authority to incur expenditure and to agree legally binding commitments on behalf of the company but these must be in accordance with the company authorisation limits, which are determined by the Authorisation Register

Candidate Description

· Previous experience working within commercial environment

· Previous Maintenance environment experience

· General handyman skills - joinery, painting, basic electrical tasks

· Flexible approach to duties

· Basic electrical experience/awareness

· Able to work on own initiative

· Able to plan and organise workload

· Able to complete paperwork and forms accurately and legibly

· Able to communicate well verbally with colleagues and customers

· Able to problem solve / diagnose faults etc

Employer Description

Mitie was founded in 1987, Mitie is the UK's leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices. Mitie has over 77,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there's no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.