Facilities Services Handyperson
Monday to Wednesday: 7.30am - 1.30pm
Starting salary circa £8,918
We are currently looking for a professional and reliable individual who takes pride in their work, has excellent attention to detail and previous maintenance experience.
If you believe you are the right person for this role and believe in exceeding customer expectations, we would love to hear from you.
Are you a conscientious individual who enjoys working as part of a team? An opportunity has arisen for a logical individual to join our Property team, within the Compliance Department, as a Facilities Services Handyperson. With a keen eye for detail, you will work to provide a consistent and reliable service to queries within the NFU and contractors.
As a patient individual, you will be able to follow logical processes and exercise a strong ability to problem solve. You will need to be co-operative with those who require your services and do so in a timely manner.
About the role
The Facilities Services Handyperson will support the NFU with general building matters, maintenance and repairs and health and safety matters. You will also provide daily supervision to the cleaning and security teams and organise contractors on site.
It is therefore essential you have experience of working in a facilities focused role and a good knowledge of the mechanical systems which run and operate a property. You must also be able to demonstrate basic Health and Safety knowledge and have applied this in a similar role. Furthermore, you must have the ability to remain calm and react well under pressure.
You will work 6 hours a day (18 hours per week), Monday to Wednesday between 7:30 am to 1:30pm.
Who are we?
The National Farmers’ Union represents the interests of farmers and growers across England and Wales. Promoting the interests of farmers and growers, we aim to influence decision making at the highest levels to create an environment in which our members can be successful.
Why join our team?
Working for the NFU means that you will become part of our friendly environment. You will work with great people, recognised for their knowledge and expertise. We are a team committed to our work, with a good work-life balance. Benefits include 25 days annual leave (plus statutory bank holidays, and increasing with service), free parking, National Employment Savings Trust pension scheme, a range of discounts through our NFU Benefits employee portal, and subsidised staff restaurant.
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If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the role, please send your CV and a covering letter illustrating how your skills and experience suit the requirements as outlined in the person specification to UmVjcnVpdG1lbnRAbmZ1Lm9yZy51aw==.
Closing date: 22nd September 2019
Interview date: w/c 7th October 2019
The NFU is an equal opportunities employer and values diversity.