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Maintenance Operative
Ref: CYG36524

Location
Wast Hills, B38 9ET
Salary
£12.50 per hour
Hours
Full Time
Closing date
Friday 28 June 2024

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

You will be working 40 hours per week, 8am to 4pm or 9am to 5pm, at Cygnet Wast Hills.

Cygnet Wast Hills has recently undergone extensive refurbishment to improve the environment for the individuals we support and allow them more opportunities to progress through their care pathway towards greater independence.

Located in Kings Norton, Birmingham, Cygnet Wast Hills provides support for 21 individuals with autism, learning disabilities and complex needs. The team can also support individuals who may be detained under the Mental Health Act, as well as those who have complex behaviours, or who have significant difficulties with social engagement. We accept emergency referrals and the team is experienced in managing them quickly and efficiently to ensure the transition for the individual is as smooth as possible.

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
  • 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
  • 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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