Construction
Glasgow

Maintenance and Groundskeeper

Ref: 872| Posted: 21st Jul 2021

Our maritime client in Glasgow is looking for a Maintenance and Groundskeeper to join them on a FTC where they will be working as part of a team, responsible for proactively identifying a variety of maintenance and groundskeeping tasks and procedures within an agreed schedule.
 
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT
  • Clean, valid driving licence
  • Forklift Licence
  • Previous relevant experience of working as a caretaker and/or tradesperson
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety at Work
  • Ability to use hand tools
  • Good standard of general education
  • Good customer service skills
  • Ability to keep accurate records
  • Capable of working to a busy schedule
  • Flexible attitude
  • Ability to use initiative and work unsupervised
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Maintenance of the outside grounds around all properties – lawns, shrubs, and trees, weed spraying when required
  • General maintenance of office buildings including monthly safety checks of water supplies, fire extinguishers, fire doors, emergency lights, ladders, and mezzanine gate
  • Involved in office moves and reorganisation by moving furniture, floor boxes replacing carpet tiles and drilling cubby holes
  • Working at height clearing gutters and maintaining ceilings and roofs around properties using mobile elevated work platforms
  • Winter gritting and snow removal
  • Transport to/from airport, hotel drop offs/pickups, training course delegates, meetings etc.
  • Washing and general checks of Company cars
  • Visit to Cash and Carry for company supplies monthly
  • Watering, pruning and replacement of plant around offices
  • Deliveries to and from the Warehouse from outside sources, Uniforms, and internal office documentation. Requires use of Forklift
  • Prepare pallets for uplift, bottled water supplies and general office furniture storage
  • Stock control in warehouse including quarterly checks
  • Liaise with Business Facilities Officer rebuilding and maintenance contractors
  • Deal with defects, when possible, as advised by employees
  • Change/exchange company flags around properties
  • You may be occasionally asked to undertake additional tasks relevant to your position
 
REMUNERATION PACKAGE ON OFFER
 
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package