Building Maintenance Assistant

Job Title: Building Maintenance Assistant

Location: Willow Place Shopping Centre, Corby, NN17 1NU

Job Type: Permanent – 40 hours a week – 8.00am-4.30pm – Monday to Friday

Annual Salary: Up to £25,000 (depending on experience)

Reports to: Technical Manager

An excellent opportunity to join one of the UK’s most dynamic and fastest growing FM Companies. With seven regional offices throughout the UK, our client are looking to recruit for a Building Maintenance Technician / Assistant for the Willow Place Shopping Centre in Corby.

All applicants should have previous experience in a similar role and should be able to demonstrate a minimum of 5 years’ experience.

The role will quite a varied role, some of the regular tasks you will be doing will be lifting up paving stones outside of the shopping centre and re-setting them, patch repairs on the roof, removing graffiti, so our client are looking for some who can work at heights and can do heavy lifting.


Perform routine and unplanned maintenance as required

· Maintain Shopping Centre buildings by undertaking general maintenance tasks.

· Perform scheduled maintenance, where required

· Assist Trades staff when required

· Guide and support Sub-contractors when on site.

· Participate in all maintenance and improvement work as required.

Ensure safe work practices are followed

· Ensure that safe working standards are maintained

· Provide a safe working environment for Centre staff and visitors.

Work as part of a cohesive team

· Observe appropriate standards of behaviour

· Motivate and encourage other Services staff

· Communicate effectively with colleagues and other staff within the Centre.

· Contribute to the aims and objectives of the Centre.

· Participate as a member of the Facilities Maintenance and Services team.

Skills and Abilities Required:

· Previous experience in a similar environment would be beneficial

· Trade qualifications are not a pre-requisite, however some exposure to plumbing, electrical, carpentry or related trades would be seen as advantageous.

· Strong communication skills will be required to liaise with staff and engineers.

· Be physically fit as some heavy lifting will be required

· Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team

· Ability and willingness to be an effective member of the Facilities Maintenance department and provide excellent support to the site engineer.

An immediate start is available.

To apply for this role please submit your full CV to Jonathan Sweasey at PDA Search and Selection

Up to £25,000 depending on exp