Maintenance Operative 

Fylde and Wyre Sites 

Up to Full time hours available 

£18,638.54 to £19,650.56 

If you are looking for a meaningful job, a caring, progressive work environment and an opportunity to reach your fullest potential, consider a career with the YMCA. We are seeking individuals who are inspired by playing an important role in changing people’s lives and therefore communities. 

We are all about creating inspirational pathways and opportunities, opening doors and welcoming all to get involved and make a positive difference. Working with us means helping children, youth, adults and seniors at all levels of ability, from all walks of life, to develop their self esteem and potential in new ways. 

On a daily basis you will be carrying out routine maintenance and reactive repairs on the buildings, including leisure centres, swimming pools and residential properties. 

You will be required to travel to our sites across Fylde & Wyre, so a full valid driving licence is essential. 

The main duties will include: 

– Carrying out general maintenance repairs across a multi – site business within a small maintenance team as directed by work order tracking system, and/or line manager 

– To work to a Planned Preventative maintenance system. 

– To undertake a range of maintenance works, including plumbing, joinery, minor building 

works, minor electrical works and minor decoration works. 

– Carrying out maintenance and repair works within a commercial swimming pool environment 

– Carry out periodic checks of all areas for items requiring attention, particularly light fittings, toilets/kitchens and all doors/barriers/shutters, ensuring all exits and walkways are kept free from obstructions 

– Report all proactive works via work order tracking system, as confirmation/receipt of request 

– Escalate any faults or issues outside of competence to line manager 

– Report daily activity to line manager and provide financial information on reactive spend 

– Be compliant with relevant health and safety legislation/guidelines and ensure compliance with these at all times. Escalate any breaches to line manager in an appropriate timeframe. 

– Liaise with contractors/sub-contractors as indicated by line manager and report job completion via work order tracking system. 

– Ad hoc requests from line manager as required 

– Some out of hours working may be required as requested by the business 

To the successful candidate we offer: 

  • 28 days annual leave (Pro rata) (including Bank Holidays) 
  • Flexible working environment 
  • Opportunities to apply for other internal roles 
  • An opportunity to work for a company who offer on-going development within your role 
  • Free gym membership 
  • The post holder must be aware of equal opportunity principles and comply with the Fylde Coast YMCA’s equal opportunity procedures. 
  • Job Share will also be considered 

For an application pack for the above role, please email [email protected] 

Closing date for the role is Thursday 20th December 2018 by 3:00pm. Applications submitted and/or received after this time will not be considered.