Maintenance Operative - London

Posted 6 March by Unite Students

Estates Operative

City: London

Location: You will be working at multiple properties in Tottenham Hale and Stratford.

Hours and Rota: 37.5 per week working between the hours of 8am - 8pm. Some weekend work will be required. You will also be on call 1 in every 3 weeks.

Salary: Dependent upon experience

(A driving licence valid for driving in the UK is essential)

What we look for in you

  • The student experience is at the forefront of everything we do, so you`ll be passionate about delivering top customer service
  • You`ll have maintenance work experience within Domestic and Commercial buildings
  • Good knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
  • Computer literacy and the ability to use Microsoft Office and PDA (Personal Digital Assistant) maintenance systems

What you`ll get up to as a Estates Operative

You`ll be undertaking general maintenance work within our properties, responsible for tasks such as:

  • Working with suited locking systems both mechanical and electronic
  • Working with windows and door repairs
  • Basic plastering and basic domestic plumbing
  • Assisting with fire alarm activations and false alarms
  • Providing reactive maintenance support

What Unite Students is all about!

We`ve been the leaders in the purpose built student accommodation market since our foundation back in 1991 and have been at the top of our game ever since. We`ve grown a lot since then and you can now find us in 28 different university towns or cities, with close to 50,000 students calling us home!

Benefits of working with uS

We recognise that your hard work shouldn`t come without its perks, so here`s a little list of some of the things you can expect to get from us:

  • Great Pay! We are a Living Wage Employer and proud of it
  • We`ve earned an award for "Investors in People - Gold", so you`ll be working for an employer who really cares about you and your career
  • Take time to relax with 25 days` holiday
  • An annual bonus to reward you for all your hard work
  • Unless stated above, you won`t be working every weekend!
  • Enjoy amazing discounts at certain restaurants, retailers and entertainment venues
  • And most importantly, you`ll be working within a fun, passionate and vibrant team

As part of our commitment to safeguarding our students, all new employees in this position will be required undertake a basic criminal record check prior to commencing employment. The cost of this check will be incurred by Unite Students. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory criminal record check result.

Unite Students is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome people of all ages, ethnicities, disabilities, religions or sexual orientations. Your application will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.

Reference: 34616543

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