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Job Title: Caretaker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wakefield
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SS26132
Job Published: October 02, 2018 08:36

Job Description

Reference numberSS26132RegionUKLocationYorkshireSub locationWakefieldFunctionFacilities ManagementEmployment typeFull TimeHourly Rate BandsN/ASalaried/Hourly-PaidSalaried
Reporting directly into the site Facilities Manager, the post holder will support the contract team in the provision of a high quality service. To ensure the upkeep of designated areas by carrying out general and specific duties as directed and able to work unsupervised 

To carry out general portering, cleaning, decorating duties as requested by the Facilities Manager, maintaining internal and external entrance and surrounds.
To liaise with IFM staff and management on the day to day running of the building the reporting of issues relating to operation and appearance.
To carry out routine checks on plant and equipment to ensure optimum conditions are achieved.
To carry out PPMs on a regular basis.
Address any minor internal issues for example blocked drains, toilets, minor spillages, replacement of light bulbs and lamps.
To carry out minor repairs to property, fixtures, fittings and equipment
Painting and decorating as agreed and directed by management.
To help setting up rooms for the business day including AV equipment, sound systems, media systems, setting up furniture and so forth as required by customers Assist with any other duties commensurate with the post for the effective provision of service.
Receive and check goods and supplies and take them to the appropriate place for storage.
Reporting of breakdowns/fault.
Be aware of the business continuity plan for the part of the business you work in.
Previous experience as a handyperson / Caretaker.
Previous experience in a customer facing environment.
Manual Handling ability.
Able to work in a demanding and busy area.
Friendly and approachable manner.
Pro active approach to work.
Ability to work on their own and as part of a team with minimal supervision.
Sets and maintains very high standards of delivery – attention to detail essential.
Driven to complete tasks above expectations.
Diligent, professional and intuitive.
Basic computer knowledge.
Good Communication skills.
Being resourceful and self-motivated.
Ability to resolve problems and adhere to health and safety guidelines.
Ability to deal with other contractors or maintenance workers.
Plumbing experience.
Additional Information:
Permanent Position at Havertop Lane, Normanton.
Hours worked per week : 42 hours per week.
Full time position.
Compliance requirements : West Yorkshire Police Vetting.
Shift pattern/Shift details: 2 days and 2 nights on and then 4 days off.


Interserve's vision is to redefine the future for people and places. We are one of the world's foremost support services and construction companies, operating in the public and private sectors in the UK and internationally. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and front-line public services. Interserve is based in the UK and is listed in the FTSE 250 index. We have gross revenue of £3.6 billion and a workforce of 80,000 people worldwide. 

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