Do you have working experience of general maintenance and repair work?
Can you display enthusiasm and a commitment to the delivery of a customer focused service?
If so, then Brockenhurst are looking for a Site Officer to assist with the maintenance and security of the buildings on the College’s sites. Ideally, we are looking for people who have some previous working experience of general maintenance and repair work. If you feel you have the necessary skills, then please apply for this Site office role today.
We are a high-achieving college who attract around 3,000 sixth form students across the region each year. We are based within the stunning New Forest National Park and offer our students a huge range of courses and superb facilities.
As the Site Officer, you will be carrying out a wide variety of duties on site that include; Security of Premises and Contents; Painting and decorating; Heating; Electrical; Energy Conservation; Emergencies; Maintenance Work; Outside Areas; Porterage; Administration; Health and Safety.
Duties include locking, unlocking and maintaining appropriate security for the main College sites as well as operating the heating and hot water plant. You will visually inspect electrical fittings regularly, logging any defects and advising the Assistant Estates Manager or raising a helpdesk when necessary. You will be expected to liaise with emergency services, including calling in emergency services if required and ensuring they have clear access to the site. Maintenance work may include general repairs and plumbing, as well as carrying out or assisting with gardening and grounds duties when required.
Additionally, you will ensure that other staff are made aware of their health and safety responsibilities, ensuring that mechanical aids, steps and other ‘care-taking’ equipment are in safe condition. You may also carry out reasonable overtime requirements and undertake any other duties that may be reasonably required.
Key responsibilities, skills and attitudes
- Good general standard of education
- Have some working experience of general maintenance and repair work
- Punctual and reliable
- Flexible and able to work unsupervised and as part of a small team.
- Fit and able to carry heavy loads and work in all weathers
- Able to relate to 16-19-year olds in a firm but friendly manner
- Poses a clean driving licence
- City & Guilds in a recognised building trade (desirable)
If this Site Officer role is something you are interested in, please apply today by clicking the link and completing an application through our careers portal.
There is a closing date of Sunday 21 October for all applications.
Safeguarding Recruitment Statement
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks which includes an enhanced DBS check as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.