Maintenance Operative
Ref: CYG15754

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Location
Broughton House, LN5 0SL
Salary
£9.95 per hour post probation (starter rate £9.70)
Hours
Full Time
Closing date
Friday 7 May 2021

Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

Broughton House is a 29 bed specialist residential service for adults with autism and who may present with behaviours that challenge. We aim to provide a safe, comfortable and effective care environment for those in our care.

We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Operative to provide a comprehensive maintenance, repair, preparing and applying paint to various surfaces, completing touch-ups, and coordinating  painting projects. No specific qualifications needed however applicants will need to have a general background of maintenance work i.e. carpentry, plumbing and decorating.

You’ll be working 40hours a week Monday - Friday in a residential setting and must be a car driver due to the remote location of the home.

Your day-to-day... 

  • Provide a comprehensive maintenance & repair service
  • Carry out a range of tasks including basic joinery, plumbing, painting & general building work 
  • Maintain plant, services & vehicles in working order 
  • Comply with safe working practices & report faulty equipment & potential hazards 
  • Travel to other sites & on occasions be on call to carry out emergency repairs outside of normal working hours
  • Check the fire alarm points weekly, including fire exits, door retaining devices & fire emergency lights

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Strong career progression opportunities 
  • Expert supervision & support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • “Cycle to work” scheme & employee discount saving

You are... 

  • Experienced in all types of painting and decorating in both indoor and outdoor environments 
  • Willing to travel & hold a full valid driving licence
  • Able to communicate at all levels & record detailed, accurate maintenance information 
  • Skilled at DIY & general maintenance
  • Preferably Level 2 Diploma qualified in Painting & Decorating/Maintenance 
  • Friendly, conscientious & an excellent team member with a positive attitude

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

 

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