Maintenance Assistant

Plymouth, Devon
£12,216pa (pro rata)
20 Mar 2017
30 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

Maintenance Assistant

22.50 hours per week

Salary £12,216pa (pro rata)

St Luke’s Hospice in Plymouth have been caring for thousands of terminally ill patients for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for over 30 years and the passion and dedication to offer dignity and choice has never dwindled. The vision is a community, where no person has to die alone, in pain or in distress, caring for local people, no matter where; at home; in hospital or our hospice.

The Maintenance Assistant will be part of a team to provide a support service, with a customer service focus. The teams’ aim is to provide a comprehensive maintenance service to both the main Hospice building and grounds, and leased / owned buildings which form part of the Hospice estate. The assistant will work in partnership with the Maintenance Manager to ensure delivery of a streamlined, effective maintenance and facilities service to the organisation.

The successful candidate will have a city and guilds or equivalent qualification in a recognised trade, previous experience working in a busy maintenance department and ideally hold an electrical qualification. You will have experience in a customer facing role and be able to display patience within a pressurised environment.

This is a 22.50 hour a week position working Monday-Friday however the successful candidate must be flexible to carry out weekend call-out requirements as and when required.

As a staff member of St Luke’s you will receive an attractive employment package. 7 weeks annual leave rising with service (inc. bank hols) and membership to a cash back health plan. St Luke’s is committed to the development of its staff.

Closing Date: 30th March 2017

Interviews: 6th April 2017

Please click apply and select ‘JOBS’

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