Maintenance Assistance (portsmouth)

Maintenance Assistant

  • The Dockyard, Portsmouth (PO1)

Resource Direct Recruitment (RDR) are an internal recruitment for a global energy services and facilities management group. Our recruiting expertise spans across facilities management (hard and soft services), corporate, executive, sales, marketing, procurement, operations, manufacturing, engineering, finance, IT and HR. We pride ourselves in recruiting the best talent and offer insight on recruitment industry trends.

RDR are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Assistant to work on our Key Client’s MOD Site in Portsmouth. This is available on a 6 month temporary basis and on offer is a competitive rate.

Key Roles and Responsibilities of the Maintenance Assistant:

  • Fabric repairs – including reseals and re-grouting to bathroom areas, painting and general repairs
  • Water checks – including shower head cleaning and repairs, flushing regimes, tap cleaning and temperature taking
  • Escorting of contractors
  • Other works as commensurate with the grade, personal abilities and experience
  • Maintain records and complete service reports as appropriate
  • To work with and assist other members of the maintenance team as required
  • Undertake training to maintain and develop the requirements of the service
  • Adhere to H&S policies on site, ensuring that all work is undertaken in safe working conditions.
  • Ensure compliance with company safe systems of work, adhering to risk assessments and method statements
  • A knowledge of water management would be advantageous although training will be given.
  • Hours of work Mon – Fri 8am to 5pm 40hrs per week

Qualifications and Required Experience of the Maintenance Assistant: 

  • Experience in a similar Maintenance or Handyperson role
  • Valid DBS check
  • Able to gain MOD security clearance
  • Desirable requirements include L8 legionella awareness qualification (although training will be given