FM Services Officer

  • Job Reference: 93323
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2020
  • Employer: Serco Limited
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  • Location: Nottinghamshire (NG14 7DA), United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Law enforcement & Security
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Undefined

Job Description



FM Services Officer

HMP Lowdham Grange, Nottinghamshire

Full-Time (Mon-Fri 8-16.30)/ Permanent

Up to £25,755 per annum + Benefits


Here at Serco we're looking for an FM Services Officer to join us at HMP Lowdham Grange in Nottinghamshire. You will be forming part of a Works Service Team of multi skilled engineers that will assist in any and all maintenance jobs across the prison.

The postholder will carry out all duties assigned to you in a safe manner, observing all statutory and local regulations, operate machine tools safely and according to your training and ensure all pre planned maintenance schedules are kept up to date and maintained as required.


What you'll need to do the role

First and foremost, you'll need to have worked in a similar role or have experience in general metal work, fabrication and locksmith applications. This will include the ability to understand technical drawings and technical specifications. Ideally you will have worked within security, but this is not essential as full training will be provided.

You will be flexible, proactive, committed to customer satisfaction, self-motivated and have the ability to work to tight timescales. We are looking for someone that can communicate at all levels, build strong working relationships and be a team member of the facilities out of hours call out roster.


As part of this you'll:

  • Maintain records of tools and report as required.
  • Escort contractors around the site as and when required as per written instructions.
  • Completed a recognised course in lock repair and maintenance
  • Should understand basic codes of practice associated with metal fabrication. 


Why Serco

Meaningful and vital work - You'll contribute to the reintegration of ex-offenders back into society, helping them to address the factors that influence criminal behaviour and lowering reoffending rates

A world of opportunity - With six prisons across the UK and a breadth of roles, you'll be wholeheartedly supported with development and career progression

Great people - You'll become an integral member of a well-defined and supportive team. who believe passionately in the value of our work.


What we offer

  • Flexible and part time working considered
  • 10-day pa CPD
  • Pension - 6%
  • Bike4Work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Chance to contribute to innovation in the public services/prisons sector
  • A company passionate about diversity and inclusion
  • Serco Benefits package




About Serco


At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 




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