Rydon Maintenance Operative (NHS Multi-Skilled) in Sidcup, United Kingdom

As part of our NHS planned, preventative and reactive maintenance division, Rydon is seeking an experienced Multi-Skilled Maintenance Operative to join its team, based at Queen Mary's Hospital, based in Sidcup, Kent. Rydon is a successful construction, development, maintenance, investment and management group operating throughout England, predominantly in London and the southern counties. We are a dynamic, multi talented organisation, working across a wide range of construction market sectors within the built environment.

Rydon Maintenance is an expanding division of the Rydon Group and is successfully providing facilities management services to a variety of clients, predominantly within the healthcare sector, providing planned, preventative and reactive maintenance.

We are now seeking an experienced Multi-Skilled Maintenance Operative to join our South East based NHS Healthcare team to provide reactive, planned and preventative maintenance. Our team of maintenance operatives are responsible for carrying out general maintenance on building fabric and mechanical plant including heating and ventilation plant and equipment, predominately within a healthcare setting. As part of this role, you will work in a 'multi-trade' role providing repairs with a particular emphasis on carpentry, joinery, ironmongery (ie replacing door furniture) and basic plumbing.

In addition to the above, there will also be some planned maintenance activities such as planned upgrade works, refurbishment as part of our ongoing efforts to ensure a safe environment for service users.

You will work as part of a live healthcare environment in a medium secure NHS Specialist centre for Mental Health Services and as such, you will play an active role in ensuring a safe and comfortable environment for staff, patients and service users. This is an exciting and varied role with an excellent opportunity to develop and grow within our highly regarded healthcare maintenance team.

You will be provided with excellent training/development as part of this varied and genuinely diverse opportunity.

Previous relevant experience in the maintenance of buildings is essential, ideally within the NHS (or for a maintenance contractor providing services to the NHS). You will have the ability to undertake carpentry/joinery and basic plumbing works. You will have excellent customer service skills and be passionate about providing high quality repairs. This is a genuinely diverse role with excellent scope for personal development. If you have the above skills and experience, we'd strongly encourage you to apply.

As a well established, progressive company we are committed to attracting and retaining individuals by offering an excellent benefits package that includes a wide range of core and voluntary benefits.

Rydon is an equal opportunities employer and promotes diversity in employment. Successful candidates will be selected solely on their ability to carry out the duties of the post.

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