Caretaker / Site Officer

  • Job Reference: 202579
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Waltham Forest, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering, Real Estate & Property, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Flexi

Job Description

Caretaker / Site Officer

Location: South Grove Primary School, Waltham Forest

*this role comes with a property, apply to find out more*

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Welcome to Kier Facilities Management - the team that's putting people into FM, delivering an incredibly wide range of innovative management and maintenance solutions, right across the UK. We're a crucial part of Kier Specialist Services, providing hard and soft facilities management to hundreds of Government department sites and public buildings - offering you a role that will challenge and reward you, every single day.

The Role:

We are currently looking to recruit a Caretaker / Site Officer to work at South Grove Primary School. The role will shall provide an efficient, effective, healthy and safe range of Site Management Services. This will include responsibility for the proper cleaning, monitoring of cleaning standards, maintenance and security of School/Education premises and facilities (including Adult Education and Youth Service).

Key Responsibilities:

In this exciting new role, day to day activities will include responsibility for the security and health and safety of the premises and its contents. The successful applicant will become familiar with contractual KPI's and SLA's and assist in them being met.

The post holder will also be responsible for all contractors undertaking cleaning and maintenance work and monitor operations, submitting written reports when required. They will also manage Site Services Assistant(s) and cleaners (where applicable) as well as plan and administer a training programme for the Site Services Assistants, to ensure the continued development of the Assistant's role.

As well as ensuring that all services (ie heating, lighting and plumbing) are operating to satisfactory standards the Site Officer will arrange and carry out minor repairs and maintenance duties to buildings and equipment as appropriate.

What are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar Facility Management or Caretaking role and will need to be flexible.

If you are an efficient, proactive individual who enjoys working on your own initiative, then this is the role for you!

Kier Group has long believed that we all have the potential to shape our world - and leave a lasting legacy. So bring your talent and ambition to our team and you'll be given the scope and opportunity to achieve just that investing in your own future, building your expertise and contributing to a diverse culture that's helping shape the world of tomorrow.

In reward for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary and market leading benefits package including

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
  • Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.
Make the journey apply today

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.

* Please note interviews make take place before the closing date

*Applications close on 25th September 2020