Maintenance Technician

  • Job Reference: 00095394-1
  • Date Posted: 7 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wellington, Somerset
  • Salary: £21,561
  • Sector: Construction, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

If you enjoy creating a well-presented and safe environment then join the team at Wellesley Hospital in Wellington as a Maintenance Technician and be a valued member of the service.

As a Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for ensuring the services facilities are fit for purpose and will regularly conduct audits to identify and repair any faults.

Working alongside an established team, you will turn your hand to all maintenance-related tasks, liaising with contractors to support the upkeep of the service.

As you help the service to focus on improving the wellness of others, it's our job to take care of you. As an Elysium employee, you will have continuous access to inclusive training, staff perks, and career progression tailor-made for you.

Your responsibilities will include:

Participating in an 1 week retaining on-call rota for the purposes of emergency maintenance
Ensuring a high standard of maintenance is achieved in all areas
Ensuring that all aspects of health and safety and operational policies and procedures are adhered to
Supporting the completion of PPM checks on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
Ensuring good practices of health and safety are followed.
Co-ordinating and supporting contractors whilst on site
Ensuring the completion of all contractor paperwork and tool checks on entry/exit of the site
Completion of individual tool checks in line with local procedures
Escorting of contractors whilst on site and complying with security requirement's
Completing allocated individual tasks - Maintenance Requests which will include repairing/replacing any broken/damaged item within the general building trade.
Ability to work as part of a team and work on own initiative
Reviewing daily work sheets and prioritising tasks accordingly and complete as directed
Completing maintenance security checks
Taking care of all internal and external gardensTo be successful in this role, you will need:

Full driving licence with no more than 3 points
Basic numeracy and literacy
General building trade experience
Ability to paint and decorate
To be helpful with a "can do" attitude
Ability to adapt - be practical
To be conscientious and team focused
Your own transport
Face to face experience of dealing with people
Ability to work under pressure, and responding to the Maintenance Manager instruction*No formal qualifications are required. But must have building trade experience

What you will get

Annual salary of £21,561 + Benefits
The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
Free meals and parking
Wellbeing support and activities
Career development and training
Pension contribution
Life Assurance
Enhanced Maternity PackageThere is also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check and much more.

About your next employer

You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.

The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure