Facilities/ Maintenance Operative (Caretaker)

In Temporary by WP Recruitment & HR Ltd

Industry: Education

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight

Hours: 39 hours per week

Days: Monday - Friday

Duration: temporary, immediate start, ongoing


Assisting the Facilities Team by providing basic maintenance, to include:

responding to responsive maintenance requests, obtaining prices for materials required and providing a basic estimate of costs, completion of health and safety documentation, undertake basic maintenance (plumbing, joinery, lighting, painting etc.)

complete routine programmed maintenance, servicing of items and arrange service calls to contractors where necessary.

assist in moving of furniture, materials and supplies around the site

ensuring adherence to health and safety



Must have previous property maintenance experience preferably within a commercial environment and hold a level 2 qualification within a relevant trade subject or equivalent.

A PAT testing certification is an advantage as is a valid forklift licence.

Must be able to work well on own initiative, as well as part of a team and have a good understanding of health & safety.

Must be physically fit due to the nature of duties.

Salary: £9.50 - 10.80 per hour worked dependent upon experience

Apply for this job

    By submitting your CV to WP Recruitment & HR Ltd, you imply consent to our agency processing your personal data, please see our GDPR webpage for further information: https://www.wprecruitment.co.uk/candidate-info/gdpr/

    If we think we can assist you, we will invite you to register with our agency, WP Recruitment & HR Ltd., in order to be considered for vacancies.

    If you are already registered with our agency, please contact our office directly on 01983 822615 for further details.