Site Services Assistant

Okehampton, Devon
£18841 - £20807
06 Oct 2017
16 Oct 2017

Salary Details: £18841 - £20807
Location: North Wyke
Work Area: Facilities
Closing Date: 22 Oct 2017

Overview Of Role
We are currently seeking a conscientious and experienced general maintenance person to join our Site Services team at North Wyke. Reporting to the Site Services Manager and working as part of a team of 3, you will be responsible for the general upkeep of buildings, grounds, gardens and services on the 350ha estate, which comprises listed buildings, laboratories, offices, residential accommodation and farm buildings.
Ideally, you will be a physically fit individual with a natural aptitude for DIY and maintenance work. You will be a good team player,committed to delivering an excellent service. In addition, you will have:
    •    Previous experience in a maintenance role
    •    A good working knowledge of relevant health and safety policy and procedures
    •    A natural aptitude for providing practical solutions to a wide range of issues
    •    Basic computing skills
    •    A full UK driving licence
    •    The confidence to liaise with third party organisations to resolve technical issues
Hours of work would be: Monday to Thursday 8:00 to 4:30, Friday 8:00 to 4:00. 

About The Company
Established in 1843, Rothamsted Research is one of the UK's leading Research Institutes delivering world class agricultural science.  Our commitment to learning and development, equality and diversity as well as creating a positive work life balance,  enable a welcoming environment for all prospective employees.  We have an attractive benefits package including 25 days annual leave, a generous pension scheme and an attractive campus offering cultural and recreational activities.