Maintenance Assistant

33000 GBP


My client is a high-end, boutique serviced office provider, with locations in central London with new sites planned. Their properties are unique within the UK commercial property market, with 2,000-15,000 sq ft office buildings, unbranded, available to rent by single rooms. Thriving on building strong, long lasting relationships with their customers, leaving a strong lasting impression

Core responsibilities

The Maintenance Assistant provides a great opportunity for someone looking to develop their skill-set and help play a vital role within my clients growth by ensuring high standards are consistently maintained, along with compliance throughout the portfolio of buildings. Working within the operations team and reporting into the Head of Property, the position shall be responsible for routine building maintenance. Following initial on-boarding, the Maintenance Assistant will undergo continuous training and direction from the Head of Property to allow them to carry out scheduled and non-scheduled tasks.

Duties of the Maintenance Assistant

  • Carry out scheduled maintenance and testing (i.e. fire alarm call point testing, water flushing etc).
  • Carrying out reactive tasks assigned via our system to brand standards.
  • Ensure that all maintenance issues are carried out in a timely fashion and in line with our daily working procedures.
  • End of tenancy painting and decorating.
  • Follow policies and procedures dictated by the company.
  • Management of cleaning standards ensuring buildings are left clean and tidy following completion of works.
  • Organising and updating supplier information and supply/stock information
  • Ensuring stock levels are maintained
  • Decorating (painting, sanding, filling)
  • Moving furniture
  • Low voltage electrical works (i.e. changing light bulbs, PAT testing)
  • Basic carpentry
  • Fixing door handles, hinges, closers.
  • Minor plumbing work
  • Drywalling 

Qualification Requirements

  • 5 GCSEs grade C or above or similar international qualification (preferred but not essential)
  • Experience in DIY and maintenance
  • Willingness to learn on the job and develop practical skills
  • Be able to undertake basic plumbing, carpentry, minor electrical and painting/finishing trades.
  • Ability to work with smart phone applications
  • Written and verbal communication skills
We are an equal opportunity employer and operate as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency.
Job Overview
Location : Fitzrovia
Type : Permanent
Category : Maintenance
Salary : 33000 GBP