Facilities Assistant

  • Location
    Sevenoaks, Kent
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Property and Housing
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Cleaning

Position: Facilities Assistant

Hours: Monday to Friday 37.5hrs

Salary: £12 per hour

Location: Sevenoaks

DBS Required

We are currently recruiting for an Facilities assistant to work within a school in Sevenoaks!

The job responsibilities include but are not limited to;

  • To ensure that the school site is fit for purpose and to pro actively highlight concerns regarding Health and Safety to the Facilities manager in a timely manner

  • To be responsible for locking and unlocking school premises outside of normal school hours and for setting security alarm systems, as required. Responding to security alarm or other call outs in accordance with agreed procedures.

  • To carry out compliance checks, filling in the necessary log books and raising any issues or irregularities with the Facilities Manager.

  • To identify and report building, furnishing or fittings deficiencies to the Facilities Manager and to undertake any remedial action that may be authorised and appropriate. This may involve obtaining quotes or arranging emergency repairs from external contractors.

  • To undertake a range of handy-person duties as directed by the Facilities Manager to contribute to the maintenance of the school premises, and its furnishings, e.g. remedial painting and decorating; repairs to fittings and small scale improvements, fitting shelves or notice boards, etc…

  • To escort contractors and other persons to sites of repair and maintenance and, where appropriate, monitoring the safety of their working practices and/or quality of work

  • To take delivery of stores, goods and equipment and arrange storage or distribution as required.


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