Mobile Maintenance Technician

Status: 6 month fixed term contract 18 hours per week

Salary: £9,828 (WTE: £20,474)

Closing Date: 05/12/2021

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.

We are looking for an experienced and multi-skilled Maintenance Technician to join our Facilities Team on a six month basis 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.

You will be responsible for carrying out all portable appliance testing throughout all hospice premises, ensuring detailed records are kept.  Experience is desirable, although training will be provided.

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

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.

Interview:              to be confirmed

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

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