Artisan (B&C) - York Property Maintenance Depot

Job Type:Full Time


York, GB

Department Name

Eastern Region

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Brief Description

The purpose of this role is to undertake inspection, faulting, maintenance and renewal work as allocated. When required direct, organise and motivate the team so that work is undertaken safely, efficiently and to the relevant standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

    Establish and maintain appropriate safety arrangements for staff under your control including Contractors.

      Carry out work safely and in accordance with the safe systems of work procedures, method statements or other relevant instructions with minimum disruption to customers and stakeholders.

        Undertake work and associated duties for which you are trained and competent.

          Undertake and direct work activities in a safe and efficient manner and in accordance with all relevant standards.

            Prepare site specific risk assessment in conjunction with risk control manuals. Review safe system of work documentation where required.

              Deliver and maintain an effective service to customers and key stakeholders.

                Control and check the quality of work undertaken and confirm assets are compliant to standards.

                  Check that the staff under your control have the appropriate and valid competencies.

                    Check that vehicles, plant, tools, equipment and materials under your control are fit for use and are used/stored and disposed of correctly.

                      Accurately report all work completed/not completed and produce/maintain records as required.

                        Contribute to your own development and that of others.

                          Adhere to company policies and procedures.

                          About the role (External)

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                          How to apply (External)

                          Closing date: 30th March 2020. Late applications will not be accepted.
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