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Maintenance Operative
Ref: CYG34620

Location
Bierley, BD4 6AD
Salary
£11.25 per hour
Hours
Full Time
Closing date
Friday 1 March 2024

We are looking for a skilled Maintenance Operative with a passion for making a difference to others. 

You’ll be working 37.5 hours per week at Cygnet Hospital Bierley, helping provide a safe and healthy environment for the people in our care. This position is Monday to Friday, 8am – 4pm and the successful applicant will be required to be on call (OOH rota), on completion of probation and traning.

Cygnet Hospital Bierley provides a range of acute and low secure mental health services for men and women.

The hospital is set across four wards offering single-sex male and female specialist mental health services. All our services are provided under the umbrella of a recovery orientated approach and are reviewed through the CPA framework.


Your day-to-day... 

  • Provide a comprehensive maintenance & repair service
  • Carry out a range of tasks including basic joinery, plumbing, painting & general building work 
  • Maintain plant, services & vehicles in working order 
  • Comply with safe working practices & report faulty equipment & potential hazards 
  • Travel to other sites & on occasions be on call to carry out emergency repairs outside of normal working hours
  • Check the fire alarm points weekly, including fire exits, door retaining devices & fire emergency lights

Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

  • Strong career progression opportunities 
  • Expert supervision & support
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • “Cycle to work” scheme & employee discount saving

You are... 

  • Experienced in all types of painting and decorating in both indoor and outdoor environments 
  • Willing to travel & hold a full valid driving licence
  • Able to communicate at all levels & record detailed, accurate maintenance information 
  • Skilled at DIY & general maintenance
  • Preferably Level 2 Diploma qualified in Painting & Decorating/Maintenance 
  • Friendly, conscientious & an excellent team member with a positive attitude

Successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Cygnet has been providing a national network of high-quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years. In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

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