Maintenance Operative

£30,000 - £32,000 Per Annum

Full Time


London, Greater London

Construction And Property

Posted 16 days ago

Expires In 12 Days

Job Description

We are seeking a skilled and dedicated Maintenance Operative to join our team in London. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in delivering high-quality maintenance and repair services to our stores.
Principal Objectives:
As a Maintenance Operative, your primary objective is to execute a multi-tasking role safely and largely unsupervised. You will uphold a high standard of work, always demonstrating professionalism and courtesy.
Main Duties:
  • Attend to minor leaks on hot and cold services on pipework
  • Replacement of taps/washers
  • Clearance of internal waste pipe blockages
  • Minor tile replacement and re-fixing of sanitary ware
  • Ease and adjust all forms of timber or steel-framed doors
  • Fit and adjust door closure mechanisms
  • Re-hang doors
  • Fit new lock mechanisms
  • Fit shelving, repair, and adjust cabinet or locker doors
  • Replace timber decking on trolleys
  • Office/storage decorations and touch-up work to damaged areas
  • Repainting of trolleys, bollards
  • Floor painting
Sheet Metalwork:
  • Repairs to storage units
  • Fitting replacement locks and door number plates, small external signs
  • Accident damage works, removal of dents, limited panel replacement, refitting bump strips, and unit corner protection plates
  • Re-fixing security mesh
  • De-burring of unit doors and removal of sharp edges
  • Repairs to trolleys
  • Change lamps & starters to storage and office areas
+ Other Tasks
Any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager and Head of Department.
Ideal Candidate Requirements:
  • Full clean driving license
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar maintenance role (qualifications desirable)
  • Excellent and safe driving skills, adhering to the Highway Code and driving laws
  • Understanding of basic safety rules, including the safe use of tools and safety equipment (PPE)
  • Fluent knowledge in the safe use of ladders, solvent, paint cleaners, and two-pack epoxy paints
  • Understanding of manual handling and lifting techniques
  • Ability to carry out pre-use safety inspections of tools and equipment
Skills and Competencies:
  • Excellent map-reading skills and ability to plan routes
  • Good communication skills
  • Hardworking and proactive with the ability to follow instructions and meet deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize work and multitask
  • Attention to detail, organizational, and time management skills
  • Initiative and self-motivation to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Flexibility and courtesy
If you meet the above criteria and are ready to contribute your skills to a dynamic team, we invite you to apply.
Click apply, or for further information contact Lucia Coppock at PerTemps London.

Lucia Coppock

0207 430 2446

Division 271

Pertemps London

Dutch House

8th Floor

307-308 High Holborn


Greater London


0207 430 2446

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