Estates Operative (Caretaker)

  • Job Reference: 00003464-1
  • Date Posted: 29 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Abingdon & Witney College
  • Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £17,658 to £18,802
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Estates Operative
£17,658 to £18,802 per annum
37 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum
Abingdon Campus

37 hours per week on a shift, 52 weeks per annum
Week 1 shift – 6am to 2.30pm
Week 2 shift – 2.30pm to 10.30pm.

This is an opportunity for a hard-working, honest, flexible, dependable, self-motivated person to join a successful College’s Estates department as an Estates Operative for Abingdon & Witney College for the Abingdon Campus. Reporting to the Estates Supervisor, the successful candidate will responsible for maintaining the safety, cleanliness and security of the site and dealing with enquiries from staff, students, contractors, external customers and the general public as necessary.

Duties are likely to include but not restricted to cleaning, unlocking/ securing buildings, assisting with minor repairs and maintenance of buildings, responding to Helpdesk calls, monitoring car park usage, and providing a porterage service around the College site. You will have a good understanding of health and safety and provide efficient and effective support to the College and its users including ensuring that the security and that the general appearance of the buildings surrounding areas is maintained to the required standards.

It is essential that you have a current driving licence as you may need to occasionally travel between sites. The ideal candidate will also have experience in a building trade, commercial cleaning and security of large sites.

Closing date: (midnight) 22nd April 2019
Interview date: TBC