Maintenance Technician

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Facilities
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

  • The Dyson buildings in Malmesbury and surrounding areas require a dedicated team for planned, preventative and reactive maintenance.  
  • The team has a variety of competencies which enable them to carry out Mechanical, Electrical and Public Health building services improvements as well as manage the specialist subcontractors we engage with.
  • The team fully supports the day-to-day priorities that are the nature of our service with tasks ranging from the very technical to the sometimes menial.
  • Candidates must be physically able to carry out relatively hazardous tasks (eg. working at height) and be willing to work 12 hour shifts on a 4-on/4-off shift pattern 365 days a year (including weekends and public holidays). Candidates may also be required to be on-call for out of hour’s emergency response.

Accountabilities

We require a candidate to integrate into a relatively small team with the following personal attributes:

  • Initiative and Proactivity – Ability to pre-empt problems and proactively take measures to mitigate any loss of system functionality.
  • Drive for results - Focuses on expedient delivery, to the right level of resolution and quality.
  • Concern for accuracy - Consistently delivers the required level of accuracy and quality.
  • Attitude - Takes job responsibilities seriously, and conducts themselves in a positive and professional manner.
  • Communication - Ability to effectively communicate and converse with colleagues, contractors and customers.
  • Planning and Organising - Able to develop a clear, efficient and logical approach to work.
  • Flexibility - Willing to adapt thinking, behaviour and activities to suit the requirements of different situations.  Assists colleagues with their requests and is willing to work collaboratively to deliver results.
  • Teamwork - Shows the willingness to put the goals of the team before personal goals, and the ability to build effective co-operative relationships with others.

Skills

  • Experience within a commercial/industrial environment.
  • A basic understanding of Mechanical, Electrical or Public Health building services.
  • Basic IT literacy with the ability to compose emails (Outlook), schedule activities/equipment (Excel) and comprehend specialist applications/software to aid workflow (Windows).
  • An understanding of health and safety minimum standards with the ability to contribute to the continuing improvement of a safe system of work.
  • IPAF and PASMA qualifications for powered access equipment and scaffold access equipment.
  • Ability to use portable machine tools such as drills, grinders, reciprocating saws and crimpers.
  • IOSH or equivalent Health and Safety training.
  • Recognised First Aid training.
  • Other practical skills such as carpentry, joinery, plastering and decorating.

Desirable Skills

The following competencies are not essential but desirable from a candidate:

  • IPAF and PASMA qualifications for powered access equipment and scaffold access equipment.
  • Ability to use portable machine tools such as drills, grinders, reciprocating saws and crimpers.
  • IOSH or equivalent Health and Safety training.
  • Recognised First Aid training.
  • Other practical skills such as carpentry, joinery, plastering and decorating.

Benefits


  • Life assurance 
  • Performance related bonus 
  • Pension scheme 
  • Dyson machine discount 
  • Sports centre 
  • Subsidized cafe and restaurants

Posted: 03 January 2019