Maintenance Handyman - Serviced Offices (Retail Business Park)

  • Location
    Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 36000 / Year
  • Category
    Construction & Property - Building Trades
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Construction and Property
  • External Reference
    JN-092020-139475

WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR MAINTENANCE HANDYMEN TO ASSIST A MAINTENANCE TEAM BASED ON A BUSINESS PARK WORKING ON SERVICED OFFICES ON ROTATING DAY AND NIGHT SHIFT BASIS.


(YOU MUST BE TIME SERVED AND EXPERIENCED IN THIS SECTOR EITHER IN SERVICED OFFICES, A BUSINESS / RETAIL PARK OR SHOPPING CENTRES) WITH EXPERIENCE OF AIR CON, PUMPS, VALVES ETC. AND A MIXTURE OF ELECTRICAL & MECHANICAL EXPERIENCE


Training will be initially done on days, the shifts are for 12 hrs PER DAY and it is a 41.25 hr week with overtime available at x 1.5. the shift pattern following training is a rotating Panama shift pattern of days and nights, days are 6am - 6pm and nights are 6pm to 6am - there is a 20% shift allowance also. Please contact me for further clarification.


Desired Qualifications:



  • City and Guilds recognised apprenticeship or training programme and have qualifications to NVQ level 3 or equivalent in electrical/mechanical engineering.

  • Electrical and mechanical technical competency with experience relating to a technology/manufacturing environment

  • IEE regs trained, 17th edition desirable.


Key Responsibilities:



  • As part of the service delivery team you will be working on a high priority and critical site which maintains plant equipment. As part of a "two persons" team will be responsible for ensuring that following an end to end process in achieving high standard of equipment maintenance.

  • Electrical and Mechanical fault finding, and rectification of faults found

  • Identify any additional works and implement on authorisation.

  • Requisition materials and equipment to carry out works.

  • Complete work sheets for works undertaken

  • Obtain authorisation from the client for critical works. (service interruption)

  • Provide effective resource planning to cover absence and sickness from within the team by securing agreement with fellow technicians, thereafter, be prepared to cover as and when required any shortfall (including covering shifts).


Personal Competencies:



  • Attention to detail and a "value added" approach to work.

  • Good communication skills, tactful and persuasive.

  • Highly self-motivated and proactive.

  • Must be client and customer services focused.

  • Ability to work under pressure, multitask, self-motivated.

  • Ability to 'Think' outside the box, and to continuously improve/re-engineer current processes.

  • A 'can do' positive attitude to delivering the maintenance service to a multi tenanted environment


Hours of Work:



  • Shift work, average of 41.125 hours per week, 12 hour shifts, Combination of Days and Night shifts (24/7 site)


Benefits Package:



  • Market rate salary + shift uplift

  • 3% non-contributory pension scheme

  • 23 days holiday per annum (including Bank and Public Holidays)


PLEASE CONTACT MATHEW MADDISON AT ADECCO ON 0116 2530516, THIS IS AN IMMEDIATE START FOR THE RIGHT PERSON.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Mathew Maddison