Maintenance Assistant

Maintenance Assistant

St John’s Innovation Centre


St John’s Innovation Centre is seeking a friendly and enthusiastic Maintenance Assistant to assist the Maintenance Manager to maintain the St John’s Innovation Centre and Jeffreys Building. To deputise in the absence of the Manager, providing a professional and helpful to service to tenants at all times.

Job Title: Maintenance Assistant
Reports to: Maintenance Manager
Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week, over 5 days

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

• Redecoration of buildings which includes staining and varnishing woodwork
• Tiling, carpentry and slab laying
• Upgrade of tenant units which includes redecoration, replacing ceiling and lights, re-carpeting, installing data network, kitchen areas
• Water temperature tests
• Change filter and belts on air handling units
• Dipslide tests on water tanks
• Using powered access equipment
• Basic plumbing and heating
• Full knowledge of plant room workings
• Installation and servicing versatemp units
• Basic knowledge of electrics
• Emergency light tests
• Fire warden responsibilities

Always complying with current Health and Safety legislation.

Personal Attributes

1. Team player
2. Ability to obtain results through energy, drive and commitment
3. Polite, helpful and co-operative with tenants and contractors
4. Flexible and able to prioritise to meet the changing demands of a small company
5. Vision to help maintain the appearance of the Innovation Centre
6. Determination to follow an issue through to resolution

To apply for the position please email your CV to Miranda Edwards