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School Caretaker with DBS

Apply2019-07-03 16:52:131970-01-01Eden Brown Built Environment

School Caretaker with DBS

Date posted: July 3, 2019
£9.15 - £10.15 per hour
Greater Manchester, England
Job description

We are recruiting for a School Caretaker for a position in Rochdale . Candidates will need a full enhanced DBS.
Working hours will be 8 hour shifts Monday to Friday alternating weekly from 06:00hrs to 14:00hrs and 14:00hrs to 22:00hrs to meet the needs of the school
You will be responsible for porterage and maintenance of standards within the contract
* The role covers all aspects of general site management including litter picking, planned and reactive building maintenance, porterage, security, reception and being a key link between the company and the school.
* To present a front facing customer service attitude to the customer always.
* To ensure security of the building at all times.
* To maintain the site visitor book including signing in of contractors.
* Carrying out work safely and efficiently as directed by the Technical Service Supervisor or other manager as well as using your own initiative.
* Ensuring all equipment used is in good repair and used to company / manufacturer's instructions.
* Maintain all company documentation in accordance with required contractual and legal standards.
* Carry out any reactive cleaning tasks that may be required during the school day.
* To lock and unlock the school building.
* Report any accidents, near misses, health and safety or environmental issues to the Accident Reporting Helpline or to the Senior Caretaker.
* Manage any external contractors on site to company and H&S guidelines and issue permits to access as required.
* To carry out temporary and permanent reactive repairs as required.
* Complete planned maintenance as directed including emergency light testing, fire alarm testing, L8 testing, biomass maintenance etc.
* Provide a customer focused presence to the site.
* To be vigilant to the security of the school by carrying out site security tours.
* Respond to school requests in a timely manner.
* Complete minor works as required including painting and putting up notice boards etc.
* Ensure COSHH guidelines are followed including safe storage of chemicals.
* Able to prioritise and work under pressure.
* Adhere to company policies.
* Manage the building when Community Use are present on site.
* Be responsible for dealing with the fire brigade upon fire alarm activations.
* To partake in relevant training as and when required.
* To complete overtime out of hours as and when required.
* To present themselves in a public environment and be able to communicate in a customer friendly manner.
* To wear company uniform at all times and be clean, presentable, courteous and professional at all times.
* Able to work under pressure.
* The role will require someone who is good at multitasking and has excellent customer service skills.
Qualifications or Required Experience:
* Experience required in a trade or similar role.
* H&S experience in terms of manual handling and working at height preferred.
* To have an excellent customer service skills.
* To understand COSHH guidelines and colour coding.

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 260697_1562169132