Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £10.00 per hour
Weston Hospicecare provides specialist care for local people who are living with life-limiting illnesses. A much loved and well supported local charity, the hospice is based in Uphill, a quiet village on the outskirts of Weston-super-Mare, Somerset.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our busy maintenance team.
You will to assist in assuring the safe and effective operation of our office buildings, shops and warehouses on a day to day basis.
Your role will require you to assess and undertake maintenance/repairs, liaising with outside contractors as required. You will need to have a working knowledge of heating systems, plumbing, electrics, painting and decorating, building works and other odd job/handy man skills.
You will work closely with the Estate and Facilities Manager and together with another Maintenance Assistant you will be expected to work to your own schedules.
The hours are to be worked Monday – Friday although a degree of flexibility is required to work some evenings and weekends to meet organisational needs.
In return, we offer a range of benefits including:
|Contributory pension scheme/NHS transferrable
|25 days holiday + bank holidays
||Staff consultation group
|Employee savings scheme
|Employee assistance programme
||Staff social activities
|Opportunities to participate in challenge events & fundraising
Appointment to this post is subject to a Standard DBS certificate.
For an informal discussion, please contact Dave Smart, Estate & Facilities Manager on 01934 423900.
Closing date for completed applications is Monday, 17 May (midday). It is anticipated that interviews will take place on Thursday, 27 May.
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