Maintenance Technician x2

Status: Permanent

Salary: £15,901.84 (WTE: £19,877.30) plus a % on-call allowance

Closing Date: 16/02/2021

Hours:          Part time – 30 hours per week, including on-call rota

St Elizabeth Hospice improves life for people in east Suffolk living with a progressive or terminal illness. Our work is centred on an individual’s needs, which means specialist support, whenever and wherever it is needed, whether at home, in the community or at the hospice.  Through medicine and therapy we ease pain; we give life purpose and make life liveable.

An opportunity has arisen for 2 experienced and multi-skilled Maintenance Technicians to join our Facilities Team to provide a high standard and efficient maintenance service for the Hospice, ensuring the safety and security of the buildings, retail units, patients, staff and visitors at all times.

 We are looking for someone who has:

  • good all round experience of general maintenance relating to buildings, mechanical and electrical services, decoration, plumbing and gardening
  • a full, clean driving licence in order to travel to retail locations
  • an ability to prioritise workload without supervision
  • excellent interpersonal, communication and social skills
  • relevant qualifications as set out in the Person Specification
  • basic IT skills

Due to the requirement for on-call attendance, applicants should be able to reach the hospice within 30 minutes.

The hospice offers a generous holiday allowance, pension and other staff benefits.

For further information on the role please refer to the job description and person specification or contact Rebecca Ross, Head of Facilities & Estates on 07810 646796.

Closing date:           16 February 2021

Interviews:              will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams, date to be confirmed

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted, and invitation to interview will be sent by email.

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