Facilities Officer

Posted 17 June 2024
Salary £25,000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameSonny Butfoy

Job description

Our client, based in the West Midlands, is currently recruiting for a Helpdesk Facilities Officer on a 12-month fixed-term contract.

The position is due to start on notice on a full-time basis. The salary is circa. £25,000 plus further benefits.

The ideal candidate will have experience with property repairs and be willing to have an enhanced DBS taken out.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Working on a busy helpdesk dealing with approximately 200 repairs requests per week
  • Ensuring requests are sent to correct teams and more urgent repairs are escalated appropriately
  • Providing accurate and value for money quotes of works
  • Always ensuring customer service is at the forefront of communication

Experience required:

  • Property repairs and maintenance
  • Helpdesk support

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Understanding of health & safety and statutory environmental requirements
  • Knowledge of management of asbestos, fire safety and legionella

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Flexible daily working hours
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Supportive team environment
  • Working hours:

    • 37.5 hours per week
    • Monday – Friday
    • 9am-5pm

    Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

    James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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