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  • Location

    Newton Abbot

  • Sector:

    Facilities Management

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  • Salary:

    £12 per hour

  • Contact:

    Miren Chauhan

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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TXM Recruit are working in partnership with an award-winning organisation looking for a Handyman/Driver to work with our client based in Newton Abbot. The role is a temp to perm position paying £12,00 per hour.

Main Duties:
  • To undertake General Maintenance
  • To undertake Planned and Reactive Maintenance within your skillset
  • Manage sub –contractors in line with our policies
  • Raise any H&S issues on AIMS
  • Raise issues on Maximo
  • Liaise with suppliers to minimise costs whilst keeping good value.
  • Assist other skilled trades in carrying out maintenance, repairs, testing, inspection and installation work.
  • Where instructed, carry out minor repairs to the building fabric to ensure the safety and security of the client’s premises, staff and visitors.
  • Respond in a safe manner to the effects of bad weather, e.g. Snow clearing, gritting, flooding, high winds, etc.
  • Undertake training to maintain and develop the requirements of the service.
  • Liaise and undertake duties at other locations at request.
  • Ensure Health and Safety policies are followed across all sites.
  • Liaise with and maintain good working relationship with clients
  • Minimise penalty deductions by responding in a timely manner to all maintenance issues in accordance with the requirements of the Concession / Project Agreement.
  • Keep all servicing records up to date and within statutory guidelines
  • Demonstrate the Company’s core values.
  • Demonstrate an observable commitment to health and safety
  • Behave in a professional manner at all time
  • Be presentable at all times

Requirements for this role:
  • Multi-skilled work experience within a maintenance environment
  • Have an understanding of the operational procedures and safe working practices of building services and systems within a healthcare environment
  • Possess a current valid driving licence
  • Work on your own initiative and follow schedule of planned works
  • Computer literate and able to produce reports and record keeping
  • Good communication and customer care skills
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Capable of working with minimum supervision
  • Work as a team player and pass on knowledge to others
  • Flexible and willing
  • Prepared to work out of hours as necessary
  • Prepared to travel to other sites within the Company
  • The individual will be required to undertake enhanced DBS screening.

Main Details:
Job Title: Handyman/Driver
Location: Newton Abbot, TQ12 6QH
Hours of Work: 8am – 5pm (2 Weekends a Month required)
Contract: Temp to Perm (4 Months)
Payrate: £12.00

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting, friendly, and fast paced team, delivering essential services.

TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you.

If you want to register your interest and apply, please contact me on the below or apply online:
Miren Chauhan
Delivery Consultant
Mob: 07586072198