Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary
    £ 26000 - £ 28000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Call Centre and Customer Service
  • External Reference
    JN-112021-216645
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Mechanical Engineering

Maintenance Technician / Handy Man


Permanent in Southampton


Salary up to £28,000 per year plus opportunity to work O/T up to 50 hrs per month @ time & half


The role is working on a 3 weekly rotating rota:


Week 1 Monday - Friday 7am - 3pm


Week 2 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 - 19:30pm & Saturday - 8am - 4pm


Week 3 Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm


Once fully trained and settled in the role will include being on a on call rota Monday - Sunday, 1 week in every month for overtime. This will be paid for a minimum of 4 hours regardless of time spent on call.


Our client is seeking a Maintenance Technician who will work within a team and be responsible for the provision of the day-to-day general maintenance service across South West Hants sites. Liaising with the Senior Site Technician and Regional Facilities Manager in order to prioritise tasks and duties.


Key Accountability's



  • Monitoring and completion of all jobs on the Helpdesk ensuring they are carried out in a timely manner and in line with contracted KPI's and SLA's.

  • Daily checks of interior and exterior condition of the premises, plant rooms and public areas with any defects found are reported and logged.

  • Manage specialist sub-contractors undertaking remedial work.

  • Manage sub-contractors who attend breakdowns to specialist plant and equipment

  • Monitor and review the standard and quality of sub-contractors work and manage and corrective actions/works that need to be done.


Successful candidate will require



  • Experience of working in a maintenance or Healthcare environment.

  • Must be numerate and IT literate for the purpose of communications and recording of information with the systems used to complete the contracted tasks.

  • Must be physically able to fulfil all designated duties as well having good manual dexterity - you must be quick and confident with your hands.

  • Ability to work constructively with a wide range of professional staff at all levels

  • Ability to think creatively, positively, quickly and present ideas clearly and persuasively

  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills

  • Desire to provide an excellent professional maintenance service and committed to delivering an environment conducive to high quality healthcare.

  • Knowledge of health and safety, risk assessment, work permits, industry qualification desirable.


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