Building Technician

Falmouth University
December 11, 2022
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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About The Role

We are looking for an experienced Building Technician with general building experience to join our Estates team on a full-time permanent basis.

Working closely with the Maintenance Supervisor and Estates helpdesk Team you will be required to carry out general non-complex preventative and reactive maintenance tasks within buildings and the external estate at our Penryn Campus. It's a varied role and represents a great opportunity to join a close- knit team.

The position will be primarily based from our Penryn Campus, however, there may be a requirement for you to work at our Falmouth Campus on occasion.

As an employer of choice we can offer the successful candidate for this role a range of benefits, including:

- Employer Pension Contribution up to 10%.

- 26 days + 8 days bank holiday.

- Life Assurance

- Subsidised Gym Membership

- Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Pay

- Perkbox

Alongside these benefits we offer a first class working environment across our campuses with all the facilities you would expect from working across two leading Universities.

About You

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who has completed an apprenticeship or hold an NVQ equivalent qualification in plumbing, carpentry or building works along with substantial post qualification experience in a similar role. The ideal candidate will be able to work on their own initiative, be able to assess and solve problems on site but be able to operate effectively as part of a great team.

We would like to hear from you if you have the following skills/experience:

  • A range of maintenance skills such as carpentry, plumbing, decorating and lighting.

  • Good communication & customer service skills.

  • Basic IT skills.

  • A current full driving license.

  • The working hours for this role will mainly be Monday to Friday each week, however, flexibility is key for this role as some weekend work may be required. You must be willing to participate in the Out of Hours Call out rota.

    For further details on the skills/experience required for this role, please see the full job description above.

    The closing date for this position is Sunday 11 December 2022.

    About Us

    Falmouth Exeter Plus is the service delivery partner of Falmouth University and the University of Exeter. We deliver shared services and facilities for both partners in Cornwall underpinned by close collaboration with Students Union, the combined students' union for Falmouth and UoE, to ensure that the interests of students and staff are at the heart of everything we do. Both institutions are expanding their teaching and research operations in Cornwall at a pace. It is, therefore, a fast-moving environment where agility and a positive approach to change and enhancement are critical, our purpose or mission is 'to deliver world-class shared professional services to help its university partners to achieve their global ambitions.

    Falmouth Exeter Plus welcomes and encourages job applications from people of all identities and backgrounds, particularly those under-represented and/or marginalised, as it is important we have a diverse range of candidates to consider.

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