Robertson

Caretaker

UK-Hull | UK-Hull
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-2528
# of Openings
1
Category
Janitorial/Caretaking/Portering

Overview

Robertson is one of the largest independently owned construction, infrastructure and support services companies in the UK. We have reached our 50th year of trading in better shape than ever, with a strong confirmed order book, diverse income streams and a dedicated, expert workforce.

Covering the entire built environment life-cycle, we operate throughout the UK, with offices across Scotland and the North and Midlands of England.

Robertson comprises 22 businesses, directly employing over 2200 people. A strong entrepreneurial culture – built on the foundations of innovation, productivity and sustainability – permeates the group.

Although we encompass a variety of separate businesses and capabilities, we are one group with a common goal: working together to transform communities.

 

This role will be working for Robertson Facilities Management based at Winifred Holtby and Tweendykes Academy in Hull. 

Your new role

The post holder will ensure the school is provided with a clean, safe and secure environment through the provision of a responsive and efficient care-taking and site management services. They will also work as part of a flexible team providing a professional, comprehensive and high quality service to the client’s site. 

Key holding and security, maintenance and repairs to plant and equipment, lettings/after school activities, site cleaning, porterageIt is the responsibility of the individual to work in compliance with all current health and safety legislation and RFM’s Safety Policy and to attend any training requirements both statutory and mandatory in line with RFM’s responsibility to comply with the Health & Safety and Welfare at Work Act 1974.

The shift pattern for this post requires the post holder to be flexible in order to accommodate the requirements of the school.
The post holder will be required to maintain an awareness of all RFM’s policies, procedures and objectives related to the successful delivery of the domestic services.
The above duties may involve having access to information of a confidential nature, which may be covered by the Data Protection Act. Confidentiality must be maintained at all times.
The post holder must be flexible to ensure the operational needs of the business are met. This includes the undertaking of duties of a similar nature and responsibility as and when required, throughout the various work places on site.
The post holder is to show, at all times, a personal commitment to treating all customers and colleagues in a fair and respectful way, which gives positive regard to people’s differences and individuality (for example, their age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability or religion). They must also assist in ensuring equal access to services and employment opportunities for everyone.
Carry out Ad-hoc duties as required by the business.

What's in it for me

  • Previous Caretaking experience would be beneficial
  • Good practical DIY skills are essential 
  • Experience of site security work and working within an educational establishment
  • An understanding of Health & Safety in the workplace
  • Awareness of COSHH regulations
  • A knowledge and commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
  • Good customer care skills/focused
  • Able to carry out, coordinate and negotiate a range of practical trades
  • Able to respond efficiently to and prioritise duties accordingly
  • Able to work to a high standard against agreed timescales with limited supervision
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to exercise initiative  

Please note an enhanced DBS is required for this position and all applicants will be required to complete an application form as part of the recruitment process - the application form will be forwarded to you via the email provided when applying for this position.   

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week (Early/Middle/Late shift in rotating shift pattern)

 

LOCATION:  Winifred Holtby and Tweendykes Academy in Hull

 

Robertson Safeguarding Accountabilities

Knowledge: A knowledge and commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups.

Communication Skills: The ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children, young people and vulnerable groups.

Skills: The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the qualities and behaviours required to support the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable groups.  

 

Robertson is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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