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Premises Officer / Caretaker
Location: Sedgehill School, Lewisham Borough
Business Area: Facilities Management - BSF Lewisham Schools
Contract & hours: Permanent, full time, 40 hours per week
Kier Places are recruiting now for a Premises Officer to maintain the upkeep of the school premises to ensure a safe environment at all times, on our contract with BSF Lewisham Schools, on the Sedgehill School site.
Provide your expertise today in this important Premises Officer / Caretaker role - your day-to-day activities will include taking deliveries, carrying emergency cleaning as required, conducting adjustments and maintenance, reporting building maintenance issues to the office team, locking and unlocking of grounds, managing site security, carrying out fire and safety precautions across the site, liaise with the facilities teams regarding work progress, and work closely with subcontractors.
The role will include general building maintenance duties to ensure the site meets the required standard such as: low level lamp changing, minor joinery repairs, minor plumbing repairs, grounds maintenance such as litter picking/snow clearing/gritting, portering duties, machine cleaning, and other tasks relative to the skill level of the role.
What are we looking for?
Give back to your community - the ideal Premises Officer / Caretaker candidate should have previous experience within a Maintenance, Caretaker or Porter role with a strong emphasis on delivering effective customer service.
You'll engage with colleagues & the client in a positive manner and able to conduct any heavy lifting involved in line with the manual safety handling training, and also be able to produce paperwork and information to be used for reporting.
Who are we?
Part of Kier Places, our facilities management teams provide planned and reactive property maintenance services in thousands of buildings around the UK. From central and local government buildings through to hospitals and fire stations, the work that we do supporting vital infrastructure means we can offer you a role that will challenge and reward you, every single day.
Find out more here about the great we offer our employees.
Your world. Your career. Your Kier. Join us today as a Premises Officer / Caretaker.
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.
Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. Take a look here to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion. If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these by emailing .
Closing Date: 13th August 2022
Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.
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