Multiskilled Technician (Handyperson)

HVAC Recruitment
West Lothian
01 Nov 2018
02 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Working for one of the world's leading Mechanical and Electrical / Facilities Management maintenance companies. Based in the UK they have a turnover of over £3.5 billion and employ a workforce in excess of 80,(Apply online only) worldwide. With a presence in the FTSE 250. The company can offer excellent levels of job security, real and attainable career development and the chance to work on large blue chip clients buildings.

Position Overview

Our client are currently hiring a number of Multi Technicians across the UK to support with the delivery of facilities support services across client sites on a government facilities management contract.

The role will be responsible for carrying out a range of general maintenance tasks, fabric maintenance tasks, business support tasks and janitorial tasks and will report to and support the lead mobile engineer and assist mobile engineers as required in the delivery of planned, reactive and ad hoc maintenance tasks.

You will be required to work a 40 hour week. You will be entitled to 33 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays.


The role will include a variety of tasks including the following:

Weekly & monthly planned maintenance tasks as scheduled (fire alarm tests, water temperature recording, emergency lighting tests, etc)
Monthly utilities meter readings
First line response to reactive repairs
Relamping of defective luminaries
Minor building fabric repairs
Minor decorating tasks
Minor plumbing repairs
General office cleaning as scheduled for remote sites
Cleaning of toilet facilities and replenishment of consumables for remote sites
Other general cleaning or janitorial duties as requested
Supporting external landscaping and cleaning as required
Adhoc porterage duties (Moves & changes, furniture management & moves, etc)
Maintain accurate documentation of all assigned work orders
Comply fully with Health, Safety & Environmental policies.
Provide excellent customer service to building occupants, ensuring they are made aware of work order progress in a timely manner
Proactively walk the floors, reporting any maintenance or H&S issues to the helpdesk and appropriate manager.

What we are looking for

Qualifications, Experience & Knowledge:

NVQ in Carpentry/Plumbing/Painting and Decorating/Building etc
Experience of building maintenance, handyperson or janitorial duties
Good understanding of health and safety requirements within a building environment
Have a proactive approach to maintenance and building management
Keyboard skills and basic computer literacy


Salary: £18K - £26K
Company vehicle, fuel card, PDA etc.
Paid Travel Time
23 Days Holiday plus statutory
Overtime opportunities

If you are interested in the position please apply with your CV or call and ask for Jamie on (Apply online only)

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