General Maintenance and Repairs Person Required - Job Vacancy in Newton Abbot
6th March 2014
Dainton Group Services are seeking an experienced maintenance person for general repairs and minor development across its sites in the South West.
The successful candidate must have a general understanding of Health & Safety site rules, be able to work on their own and as part of a team, be flexible when circumstances dictate and possess a can do attitude to problem solving.
Your skill set may include, but not limited to:
- Concreting & kerbing.
- Ground works.
- Hanging signs.
- Painting & decorating and external paint spraying.
You will be required to work across the nine operational sites in the South West and shortly our two new acquisitions, one in South Wales and one in Bristol.
Preferably the ideal candidate may hold any or all of the following certificates: diesel forklift, dumper, sit on roller, baby swing shovel, chain saw.
The geographical area to be covered will include Barnstaple, Exeter, Torquay, Paignton, Plymouth and Newton Abbot in Devon and St Austell in Cornwall, however your base of operations will be Newton Abbot. We would expect the successful candidate to reside in or around the immediate Newton Abbot/Heathfield area.
We will require the successful applicant to work a standard 40 hour week, normally between the hours of 8.30 am – 5.30 pm Monday to Friday. However, exceptional circumstances may require additional hours to be worked which may include the occasional Saturday or Sunday (this would not be the norm). A company works vehicle will be provided. The ideal candidate would have experience towing a trailer.
The hourly rate is £10.00, with 28 days paid holiday including bank holidays.
Please email your cv/work experience to firstname.lastname@example.org.