Careers at Ballymore

Maintenance Operative

  • Department
  • Location
  • Job type
  • Estate Management
  • Facilities
  • South East London
  • Full-Time
  • Permanent

Job Description

Main duties and Key responsibilities.

  • Perform routine maintenance where appropriate, recording all findings and subsequent remedial works
  • Record and report any health and safety risks observed to the wider Facilities Team.
  • Meter readings (cooling, heating, water, gas & electricity) for Landlord’s utilities.
  • Immediate response to certain issues. i.e. making safe, initial leak investigation, leak clean-up, etc.
  • Monthly checks of communal fire doors, assisting Security with fire alarm testing etc
  • Assist with general repairs to building fabric using ‘handy-man’ skills covering painting, decorations, clearing gulley’s and drains etc. are kept free from debris, replacing door handles, latches, door closers etc.
  • To clean light fittings and to test lighting systems replacing where necessary minor parts such as tubes, bulbs, fuses and starters and diffusers in accordance with safe working practices.
  • Provide support to other engineering operatives within the team to ensure effective service delivery.
  • Perform duties in accordance with Departmental Health & Safety Policies & Procedures.
  • Carry out routine tests, checks and record keeping for all of the building systems, in accordance with safe working practices.
  • Carry out checks of Landlord areas, common parts and plant rooms to note any defects and to maintain plant rooms in a clean, tidy and safe condition.
  • Communicate all abnormal critical plant conditions as appropriate.
  • Keep Engineering Manager and Property Manager updated on issues and progress.
  • Estate operations, maintenance, breakdowns and client requirements.
  • Carry out any other duties that may from time to time that may be required and may include support to other departments.

Skills and ability

  • Good communication skills, both verbal & written.
  • Experience in undertaking maintenance activities within a complex multi-building environment.
  • Able to use initiative as part of a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure·
  • City & Guilds/NVQs in a building trade or equivalent.
  • Understanding of good customer care.
  • Experience with working in a residential environment.
  • CSCS card holder (where applicable)

The role will be working 40 hours per week, 08.00am - 17.00pm Monday to Friday.

Weekend work may be required depending on the developments needs and requirements.

    Ballymore operates as an equal opportunities employer.

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