Maintenance Operative (Shifts)

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  • Job Reference: TR/000075
  • Job Title: Maintenance Operative (Shifts)
  • Location: Central London
  • Basic Salary Range: Up to £32,582 + excellent package
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted 6 years ago
  • This position has been filled

Maxwell Stephens have an exciting opportunity available for a permanent role as a Maintenance Operative working direct for the client within the education sector. You will be part of a world renowned organisation. This organisation offers excellent benefits including annual leave (41 days: 27 days’ leave, 8 statutory days, 6 additional closed days) Pension contributions are 6% Employee and 16% Employer and an annual pay increment.

Day Shift: 07.00 to 19.00 / Night Shift: 19.00 to 07.00

4 days – 4 off – 4 nights – 4 off – repeating

Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Carry out a range of programmed, planned and reactive maintenance/repairs on building services, systems, infrastructure, plant and equipment, commensurate with trade discipline and competence, in line with relevant procedures and schedules
  • Investigate and diagnose faults using BMS, drawings, manuals etc
  • Ensure work is completed in compliance with all applicable procedures, safe working practices and statutory requirements
  • Maintain records and complete documentation as required to meet internal and statutory procedures; complete work/time recording as required.
  • Operate and interrogate computer based building maintenance and control systems


  • A recognised and relevant trade qualification with appropriate operational maintenance experience (electrical or mechanical bias)
  • Able to undertake fault finding using practical experience, diagnostic equipment, drawings, manuals and personal experience
  • Experience, understanding and ability to monitor plant status, interpret alarms etc.
  • Good knowledge of first line response to reactive calls and experience of working with help desk system
  • Experience of providing frontline customer service with an ability to communicate effectively
  • Willingness and ability to work flexibly across disciplines and sites/buildings
  • Demonstrate commitment to delivering excellent customer service


  • Knowledge and experience of the application of statutory safety regulations and legislation relating the Building Services & wider Operations
  • Experience of computer based information and reporting systems
  • Experience of installing plant, equipment and services
  • Experience of working flexibly across trade disciplines
  • Experience of shift working

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with the required experience. Apply now to