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Maintenance Operative

Rate of Pay: £10.44 per hour

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Maintenance operative, joining a busy team within a nursing home environment.

Working 40 hours per week over weekdays and weekends between the hours of 8am and 6pm.

Based in Chiswick (W6) parking is available on site.

We pride ourselves on providing a warm and homely environment for our elderly residents, and our Facilities and Maintenance Team is key to achieving this. This is a role that is central to the daily lives of our residents and their families.

As part of the Facilities Team, your role will include a variety of tasks to help maintain the overall building and the equipment used to provide care for our residents.

So, if making people’s lives better is what gets you up in the morning, you should come and join a like-minded team at The Chiswick Nursing Centre. As a Maintenance Operative here, you can make a real difference to the lives of our residents.

What we want above all are genuinely kind, sympathetic people, who will really get a thrill from enhancing the happiness and wellbeing of our residents. We would be especially interested to receive applications from anyone skilled in a trade (e.g. Painting and Decorating / Carpentry / Plastering etc)

You will have the opportunity to develop your skills further with training and development courses that are designed to ensure that you feel confident in all aspects of your role.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking basic maintenance tasks on the building environment and with equipment used to provide care.
  • Repairing equipment which has failed or is broken.
  • Occasional painting and decorating tasks.
  • Undertaking and recording maintenance checks and tests on various items of equipment.
  • In agreement with your Line Manager – calling out skilled specialist engineers / repairs operatives as and when required.

What are some of the benefits we can offer you?

Great rates of pay – we regularly review regional and competitor pay rates to ensure we’re offering the best incentives to work with us.

  • Great rates of pay – we regularly review regional and competitor pay rates to ensure we’re offering the best incentives to work with us.
  • Uniform provided.
  • Flexible hours – enabling you to balance work and home life.
  • Voluntary Benefits Package – offering amazing retail discounts at over 8,000 locations nationwide, enabling our staff to make savings of up to £1,500 per year
  • Learning and Development programme with full induction training including buddy system
  • Employee Assistance Programme – Immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Online Health Portal – All colleagues have access to the online health portal which enables you to make the most of full access to an encyclopaedia of health information
  • Refer a Friend Scheme – earn up to £500 refer-a-nurse and £250 refer-a-friend for care and general support workers.

To Apply

To apply send your CV & a covering letter to enquiries@chiswicknursingcentre.co.uk, or fill out the form below.

Interviews available now and start dates within 2 weeks.

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