Lead Caretaker

  • Job Reference: 212030
  • Date Posted: 23 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Engineering, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Lead Caretaker

Location: Kingsley High School

Business Area: Kier Places - Facilities Management - Harrow Schools PFI

Contract: Permanent, full time


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The Kier Facilities Management team offers an incredibly wide range of innovative management and maintenance solutions, right across the UK - from the RAF Duxford base that welcomes over 20,000 visitors a year, to local fire stations that help protect millions of people. We're a crucial part of Kier Places, 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.

Kier Facilities Management are looking to recruit Lead Caretaker, who will report to the Contract Manager. The successful post-holder will be responsible for the day to day maintenance, operational running and security/supervision of the site and related equipment.


Key Responsibilities

We will look to you to carry out building fabric repairs, adjustments, maintenance, installations and removals; ensure the site is well maintained and well presented at all times (Daily cleaning and litter picking); and manage the Site Security, unlocking and locking of all doors, entries and exits - ensuring the site is secure but accessible at all times.


What are we looking for?

Have you got previous experience in a similar caretaker or facilities management role? Have you got an eye for detail when to comes to building repairs & maintenance? We want to hear from you today.

You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance

  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - 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


Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that if you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.

Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case by case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.


Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.


Kier is an inclusive employer.


Closing date: 21/05/21

Please note, interviews make take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.