Maintenance Operative

Highfield Park, Wales
Job Reference No: MHHP144326
Salary: £20,000-£30,000
Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time
Closing Date: 13/12/2022

Maintenance Operative – Highfield Park, Llangwyfan, LL16 4LU

Salary: £22,790 – £26,924 per annum (dependent on experience)

Requirements: The ability to work in care environments showing sensitivity to residents and patients, experience of working in similar role, knowledge of Health & Safety regulations

Hours of Work: 42.5 per week with flexibility to accommodate the needs of the services

Contract Type: Permanent

Company Funded Benefits: Free DBS check, Flu vaccination and Hepatitis B vaccination

About the Role: The purpose of the Maintenance Operative will be to carry out the day-to-day maintenance on the fabric of the buildings, its services and grounds in order to ensure that they are maintained in a safe, efficient, functional order with a high standard of care. To maintain the environment of the services to an agreed standard to enable the staff to support the residents / patients to achieve the best possible outcomes. To proactively take responsibility of Health & Safety to ensure all MHC services and environments are compliant and safe.

Duties and responsibilities include;

  • Report any faulty appliances, damaged furniture / equipment and any other potential hazard to the key internal stakeholders, who will instruct accordingly
  • Ensure the interior and exterior of the Service is maintained to a high standard
  • Maintain and complete Health and Safety checks ensuring clear records are retained at all times, this includes recording of water and fridge temperatures, fire alarms, exits and emergency lighting
  • Report immediately to the key internal stakeholders any illness of an infectious nature or accident incurred by a client, colleague, self or other
  • Promote and ensure the good reputation of the company, by maintaining and demonstrating a positive attitude towards clients, staff and others
  • Maintain complete confidentiality of all matters concerning the Services, Clients, Staff and related work

Please see full job description for a more detailed list of duties and responsibilities.

Skills: Ability to maintain work logs, full UK driving licence, general IT skills, painting and decorating skills, teamwork, self-motivation, problem solving.

Benefits of Working with us:

  • On-site parking available
  • Free Eye Care Vouchers
  • Comprehensive Learning & Development Package
  • Work Place Pension with Legal & General where applicable

Equal Opportunities: MHC are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements for this role regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

How to Apply: Please complete the short application or upload your CV, alternatively for an informal discussion about this role you can contact Michelle Oatway on 01824 790600 or MHC Workforce on 01824 572 020.

*Please note, successful candidates must be aged 18 or over*

(We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest).

We are able to facilitate interviews via our virtual platform, additional cleanliness measures have been put in place in all MHC services to ensure the safety of our residents, patients and staff is maintained. Masks are also available to all visitors.

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Maintenance Operative

Highfield Park

Highfield Park is home to MHC's central support services. and also home to several of our services.

Highfield Park is located in the hamlet of Llangwyfan, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The nearby village of Llandyrnog provides access to local amenities which include: local church, butchers shop, general store which includes a post office and three public houses, two of which have restaurant facilities.

The location offers the benefits of tranquillity as well as excellent opportunities for exercise and observing local wildlife. It is also within minutes of a main road through North Wales, putting the whole region within easy reach from the mountains of Snowdonia, to the North Wales coast and beyond.