Estates and Facilities Assistant

Organisation: Newbattle Abbey

Salary: £23,007 ( pay award pending)

Location: Newbattle Abbey College

Newbattle Abbey College is situated in Dalkeith, Midlothian. The college is set in 125 acres of beautiful parkland and ancient woodland. Our historic 16th century building and peaceful surroundings make Newbattle a unique place to learn and to plan for the future.

We are looking for an Estates and Facilities Assistant to join the college. The successful post holder would be responsible for the daily operational and maintenance duties in support of the college buildings, grounds, and business park.

We are looking for individual with:

• Experience in building services industry

• Experience of working in building industry

• Some knowledge/competency in electrical work, central heating systems, DIY skills

• High level of maintenance and repair skills

• Knowledge of Health & Safety Skills and Ability

• Excellent communication skills

• Ability to use own initiative and priorities workload to meet deadlines

• Excellent interpersonal skills

• A high level of adaptability to be able to cover unsociable hours including weekends, split shifts,early mornings, and evenings

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Closing Date: Monday 18 March, Midday

Application Deadline: Monday 18/03/2024