Mechanical Assistant

Job ID: 662487
Location: Springfield University Hospital, Tooting
Category: Health
Salary: 16,800 - 19,655 + HCA negotiable
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Job Reference: 294-COR-0124-D

Employer:South West London and St Georges Mental Health NHS TrustDepartment:Springfield Estates CoreLocation:Springfield University Hospital, TootingSalary:16,800 - 19,655 + HCA

The Trust is committed to providing high quality integrated health and social care for local people with mental health problems in South West London and more specialist mental health services for people throughout the UK.

The Facilities Maintenance Department is looking for highly motivated, reliable and enthusiastic individuals who work well under pressure to carry out planned preventative maintenance and day to day repairs within a Mental Hospital environment based at Springfield Hospital, Tooting, but covering all Trust premises.

The individuals will work as a member of a multi tasking maintenance team providing professional and technical expertise within an effective and efficient customer focused maintenance service to provide a fit for purpose estate and environment to all Trust owned, leased and rented properties.

The individuals will be conversant with all aspects of plumbing and fitting work and require City & Guilds, NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualifications, a full and clean driving licence and evidence of an apprenticeship or continuing professional and personal development. Candidates will also be required to participate on the Maintenance emergency on-call rota.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Paul Jones, Head of Maintenance, on 020 3513 6538

South West London and St George's Mental Health Trust are committed to equal opportunity for all staff and prospective employees.
Staff benefits include; staff accommodation, childcare, health and fitness services and season ticket loans. For further information on benefits available please visit our website.
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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:Full Time 37.5 hours per weekPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:3Staff Group:Administrative & ClericalSpecialty/Function:Springfield Estates Core

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Apply for this jobClosing Date:31/03/2017

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