Monarch Healthcare are recruiting for a dedicated Maintenance Worker to join our team at Parkside Nursing Home, and carry out day to day maintenance on the fabric of the building, its services, and grounds to ensure the Care Centre is maintained in a safe and efficient functional order.
This is a full-time role, working on a rota basis and can include some weekends and bank holidays. The hours are expected to be 09:00-17:00, however, due to the nature of the role, work outside of these hours will be required alongside on call duties, therefore we are looking for someone with flexibility to shift times.
The main duties of the role will include, but are not limited to:
- Carry out repairs and decoration to the home as required.
- Ensure the maintenance of the care homes exterior.
- Ensure any known defects to appliances, furniture, equipment, and other potential hazards are reported to the Manager and actioned as required.
- Monitor the fire panel daily, reporting any faults showing whilst testing the fire system on a weekly basis, recording in the fire log.
- Ensure all fire exits remain tidy and free from clutter, and complete visual checks of all fire safety equipment, as specified in the company policies and procedures.
- Liaise with and support visiting contractors.
- Ensure all ventilation units and lights are kept clean and well maintained, test all appliances and equipment as required.
- Test and record water temperatures on a weekly basis.
- Ensure all products are stored correctly and in line with regulations.
- Provide on call support as agreed with the Manager.
We value all employees and actively encourage people to develop their knowledge and skills through opportunities for further learning as well as through mandatory training expectations. All roles are subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references.
Please note that all people working in care homes in England are required to have had both doses of a covid-19 vaccination, unless medically exempt. Proof of vaccination status will be required to be shown on arrival for an interview.
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