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School Caretaker

  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Facilities Management
  • Position: Site Manager
  • Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: BHM 221_1504174833
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Job description

PSR Solutions are recruiting for a School Caretaker

Role: School Caretaker

Location: West Midlands

Salary: Competitive

My Client, a leading contractor is the UK is currently recruiting for an enthusiastic school caretaker to join the successful business. This is a well-established organisation which strives for excellence in everything they do. They are at the forefront of the construction and maintenance industry and employ over 5,000 people; the high profile and innovative projects ensure their employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

They are seeking a caretaker who is experienced and self-motivated and who will ensure the School premises are maintained to the highest standards. They ideally require someone who has a back ground in general trades and maintenance. This work involves general maintenance, repairs, health and safety compliance checks and to be responsible for the security of the school.

This role includes:
  • Responsible for opening school and checking buildings and grounds at start of day to ensure availability and where appropriate repair/report any faults needing urgent attention.
  • Check heating / lighting and water is functional and available as required.
  • Make safe areas of danger (broken windows and the like) and deal with any minor repairs the need for which may arise.
  • Liaise with any contractors on Site in respect of job required, safety on Site (e.g. with regard to vehicles/equipment) and the like.
  • Keep all outdoor areas, paths, steps, pathways, approaches and drain grids in a clean condition and litter free including the emptying of outside bins.
  • Clear pathways/stairs of snow and apply Grit/salt to ensure safe surfaces as required.
  • Carry out general portering-type duties including the movement of furniture, the receipt of and delivery of goods.
  • Report events and tasks to the Help Desk and follow through to completion.
  • Carry out minor Health and Safety checks (Fire Systems, Emergency Lighting, Fire Appliances, Water Systems) and the completion of associated paperwork for records.
  • Carry our Site Inductions for contractors employed by GTFM and liaise with contractors to ensure they operate in accordance with submitted Risk Assessments and Method Statements whilst carrying out works

Should this role be of interest to you, please give Ashley a call on 01785 715 505 or email me on