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DBS - Maintenance Assistant - Leeds

Job title: DBS - Maintenance Assistant - Leeds
Contract type: Contract
Location: Leeds
Industry: Facilities Management Trades & Labour
Salary: £9 per hour
Reference: JO-2102-241674
Contact name: Karen Chatfield
Contact email:

Job description

We are seeking to recruit a contract cover Maintenance Assistant based in Leeds - Paying £9.00 per hour.

This role is a contract role running to 25th April 2021.

Based on working Monday to Friday - 8am - 5pm

General Overview: 

To provide a customer facing highly responsive maintenance service to the client. 

To undertake a range of minor repairs, cleaning and planned maintenance tasks and carry these out quickly and efficiently to a high standard

To work with and assist other members of the maintenance team as required

To maintain a clean, comfortable, visually pleasing environment including the external + internal areas, courtyards, car park whilst also competent to carry out fire and smoke damper maintenance. 


Carry out a range of minor maintenance, cleaning and repairs in accordance with relevant standards and operational procedures, for example ;

Fabric repairs, painting, patch plastering, ceiling repairs, wall protection, glazing replacement, flooring repairs

Electrical maintenance and repairs, fitting new flexes and plug tops to equipment, lamp cleaning and replacement, minor electrical repairs within the capability of the individual, portable appliance testing

Mechanical repairs tap re-washering, drain unblocking, pre-planned maintenance, water checks, minor steam system repairs

FFE work, furniture repairs, fitting shelves

Grounds and gardens, tidying, cleaning, pruning etc

Other works as commensurate with the grade and personal abilities and experience

Carry out duties in accordance with safe working practices.

Have an awareness of the operational procedures and safe working practices applicable to the work in hand

Maintain records and complete service reports as appropriate.

Assist other members of staff in carrying out maintenance, repairs, testing, inspection and installation work.

Undertake training to maintain and develop the requirements of the service.

Carry out any other duties as required commensurate with grade.

Adjust working patterns or undertake overtime work as required to maintain the service or provide cover for absent colleagues

Minimise penalty deductions by responding in a timely manner to all maintenance job requests in accordance within the requirements of the Concession / Project Agreement. 

Maintain a clean and visually pleasing internal and external appearance.

Ensuring relevant compliance with the fire and smoke damper maintenance system.

PRS are a leading specialist recruitment and search & selection consultancy within the Building Services, FM and Support Sectors. To request further information on our active vacancies please visit our website

Please note if you have not heard from us within 5 days, then your application has not been successful.

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