In this important Caretaker role, your day-to-day activities will include taking deliveries, carrying emergency cleaning as required, conducting adjustments and maintenance, reporting building maintenance issues to the office team, locking and unlocking of grounds, managing site security, carrying out fire and safety precautions across the site, liaise with the facilities teams regarding work progress, and work closely with subcontractors.
The role will include general building maintenance duties to ensure the site meets the required standard such as : low level lamp changing, minor joinery repairs, minor plumbing repairs, grounds maintenance such as litter picking / snow clearing / gritting, portering duties, machine cleaning, and other tasks relative to the skill level of the role.
What do we need from you?
The ideal Caretaker candidate should have previous experience within a Maintenance, Caretaker or Porter role with a strong emphasis on delivering effective customer service.
You’ll engage with colleagues & the client in a positive manner and able to conduct any heavy lifting involved in line with the manual safety handling training, and also be able to produce paperwork and information to be used for reporting.
What will you receive?
You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes : free life assurance, access to our valuable pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement and many more! To find out more about the rewards and benefits at Kier, .
It’s worth remembering that if you are successful, we’ll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job.
This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.
Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case-by-case basis.
We do not discriminate based on an applicant’s criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.
Room to grow. Space to succeed. Join us today as a Caretaker.
Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused . We all have the potential to shape our world, and it’s through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.
Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.
Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all of our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply.
If you’d like to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion at Kier, you can contact the team by emailing .
If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these.