Facilities Maintenance Technician

Website DiamondLightSou Diamond Light Source

Business Area: Technical/Engineering
Full Time Salary: £25,881 to £30,449 per annum (Discretionary range to £35,016)
Closing Date: 28/07/2019
Ref No: 10230


Diamond light Source is seeking a permanent member of staff to work within the Building Fabric team of the Installation & Facilities Group, to carry out maintenance, repairs and upgrades to various parts of the building structure.

As a Facilities Maintenance Technician you will report directly to the Senior Facilities Technician. The role is very much hands on and your tasks will include carrying out the maintenance, repairs, surveys, inspections, fault diagnosis and upgrades to the building fabric of all buildings within the Diamond site. Including but not restricted to the following: Gutters, solar protection screens, multiple types of flooring, suspended ceilings, steelwork, roofing systems, rain screen cladding, fire/smoke protection solutions, decoration and handrails.

Some liaison with external contractors may be required from time to time so experience of supervising specialist contractors would be beneficial. You will be a key member of the building fabric team so considerable previous experience of building fabric maintenance is essential as is suitable experience/training with regard working at height. Sound knowledge of health and safety procedures would be advantageous. We are looking for a good team player who is very versatile and flexible in their approach to any challenge presented.

Other information

Where relevant, and possible for the role, we will consider flexible working arrangements and secondment opportunities.

Diamond attract talented individuals from around the world and currently employ 39 different nationalities.  Reflecting trends in our sector we employ more men than women (78% men and 22% women as at 5 April 2019). Therefore, in accordance with law and good practice, we particularly welcome applications from suitably qualified women.

If you are disabled and would like to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme, please let us know via the online application process.

Diamond are members of the Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion and we have achieved the Athena SWAN Bronze award and Disability Confident Level One.

To apply for this job please visit vacancies.diamond.ac.uk.