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Maintenance Person/Caretaker

Vacancy overview

Salary £20,709 to £23,280 per annum

37 hours 52 weeks per year (shift pattern)

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Facilities team as a Maintenance Person/Caretaker at our Ipswich campus, working on a regular shift rota as part of the team the covering the operational hours of the facility.

You will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks including general building maintenance, building security and deliveries. Working in a small team you will need to be able to demonstrate excellent team working skills, have a ‘can do’ attitude, as well as being pro-active and able to work on your own initiative.  The ability to prioritise tasks and work efficiently with attention to detail are also important skills.  A basic knowledge general maintenance is essential for the role; basic knowledge carpentry or plumbing would be beneficial.

You will be required to operate machinery and tools to undertake maintenance tasks and use cleaning chemicals to undertake associated tasks.

A driving licence is an essential due to the requirement to travel between college sites.

This post is based at our Ipswich campus however as Suffolk New College is a multi-campus site, you may need to work at and travel between different campuses.

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our on-going commitment to Equality and Diversity, Suffolk New College guarantee an interview to all applicants from a black or ethnic minority group who meet the essential criteria and all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria.  All appointments are subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.

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Closing date
14/10/2022 09:00
Interview date
Thursday 20th October 2022