Caretaker

Region:
Kent
Location:
Chatham
Sector:
Cleaning Jobs
Job Role:
Domestic Assistant Jobs
Contract Type:
Full Time
Branch:
Chatham Branch
Salary:
£11.66 to £11.66 per hour
Salary Description:
Up to £11.66 per hour + On Site Parking
Posted:
02/07/2024
Start Date:
asap
Job Ref:
CHCAR01NC

A great opportunity has arisen within a school in Medway Towns for a Caretaker to initially start on a temporary basis, working full-time hours on a rotating shift pattern, Monday-Friday, all year round.

The shifts are as follows:

* 07.00-15.00 Week 1
* 10.00-18.00 Week 2

There may be an opportunity for a permanent position for the successful candidate after a qualifying period.

Main purpose of job

To undertake a range of caretaking duties, including minor repairs and maintenance, to endure the security and good order of premises, including toilet areas.

Duties

* Ensure the security of buildings and act as principal key holder
* Report any defects to the Site Manager
* Be responsible for the efficient operation of the area heating systems, to include making necessary adjustment to ensure a comfortable temperature for staff and public. Keep boiler rooms clean and free from combustible materials.
* Read meters and log as required
* Test fire and other alarm systems weekly
* Undertake simple repairs and minor improvements e.g. changing washers, replacing defective light tubes, basic grounds maintenance, occasional painting and decorating and cleaning
* Ensure all service points are clean and clear of litter and graffiti internally and externally. Spot clean as necessary throughout the building and ensure toilets are kept in a clean and hygienic condition
* Assist in maintaining a safe working environment by adhering to all Health & Safety policy guidelines

Skills

1 Good interpersonal and communication skills
2 Enthusiasm and commitment
3 Flexible attitude to work
4 General handy person or maintenance experience with the ability to use range of tools
5 Able to use own initiative to address any issues as they arise
6 ENHANCED DBS

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