Multi Skilled Tradesman / Maintenance

  • Job Reference: 104795
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Easyweb
  • Location: Wakefield
  • Salary: £28,500
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Are you a multi-skilled tradesman who has experience in a wide range of general maintenance skills? Are you looking for a permanent role that gives you the opportunity to take responsibility for the day to day general repairs and upkeep on an industrial site and office. Do you enjoy being a part of a small team? Do you want to be part of a company that is passionate about recycling and sustainability?

We have an opportunity for a Multi Skilled Tradesman to provide the maintenance services to our site at Pontefract, Wakefield. This includes our Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC), Materials Recycling Facility (MRF), Composting Facility, Residual Waste Reception Hall, Waste Treatment Plant, Anaerobic Digestion Plant and supporting administration office.

You will be part of the Engineering Maintenance team (8am – 4pm) working closely with the Maintenance Planner to assist and undertake upkeep of repair tasks at the interior or exterior of the facility at South Kirkby. We will rely on you to keep our facilities in perfect condition by doing various odd jobs. Deft hands and technical knowledge are important parts of a right candidate’s arsenal. You must be well-organized with strong general repair skills and be able to organise additional support for larger jobs with the help of specialist tradesmen if required. Prior experience in the handyman and multi-trade industry is key to being a successful candidate.

Tooling will be provided by Renewi and a locker will be provided for the role so there is no requirement to bring your own tooling, unless of course you would prefer to!

Main responsibilities include:

- Maintenance and light repairs around the site and office
- Painting and Decorating
- Clearing or cleaning out general areas
- Plumbing Work (changing taps, replacing sinks, point of use water heaters)
- Basic brick and concrete works
- Undertake light installation or carpentry (assemble furniture, build cabinets, plaining doors)
- Repair equipment or appliances
- Basic grounds keeping / gardening skills
- If required, organise specialist tradespeople with electrical, plumbing or HVAC repairs
- Undertake duties as assigned or react to emergency tasks
- Identify and report the need for major repairs
- Flexible availability

Skills and Experience Required:

- Proven experience in a similar maintenance role or as a multi-skilled tradesmen
- Understanding of plumbing, brick and concrete works, decoration, carpentry, and basic electrics
- Pro-active in approach and with great attention to detail
- Full UK Driving License
- Ability to write job reports in line with our maintenance system.
- Able to work as part of a team
- Valid CSCS card preferred but not essential
- IOSH Certificate or other relevant Safety training preferable, although formal training can be provided

What Benefits do Renewi Offer?

- Monday to Friday days 8am - 4pm (flexibility required)
- 33 days holiday per annum (inc. Bank Holidays)
- Pension
- Life Assurance
- Enhanced Maternity Leave
- Option to join Sharesave scheme
- Retail discounts
- Wellbeing programme

About Renewi

Renewi PLC is a leading waste-to-product business ideally positioned to be part of the solution to some of the main environmental problems facing society today: reducing waste, avoiding pollution, and preventing the unnecessary use of finite natural resources.

The UK Services Division of Renewi PLC employs approximately 600 employees over 30 locations and collectively we handle more than 1.97 million tonnes of waste annually, achieving a 73% recycling and recovery rate.

As a Group, Renewi PLC employs approximately 6,500 employees over 162 locations in 6 countries in Europe. Collectively we handle more than 13 million tonnes of waste annually, achieve a 91% recycling and recovery rate and avoid 3 million tonnes of carbon pollution. We have the broadest range of waste-to-product services in the industry. Above all, our team is committed and passionate about our mission: waste no more.

Location: South Kirby, Wakefield

Contract Type:

Hours: Full Time

Salary: £28,500 per annum

You may have experience of the following: Mobile Plant Operator, Heavy Plant Operator, Lead Operator, Team Leader, Supervisor, Waste Management Services, Waste Services, Recycling Plant, Recycling Centre, etc.

Ref: 104 795