General Maintenance Assistant - Retail

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Construction and Property - Facilities Management
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 25000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Our client is a prestigious British clothing brand with Offices based in Covent Garden, reknowned for it's bold prints and predominantly Menswear pieces, the business has expanded into Womenswear and Home and is iconic in the world of Fashion. We are actively seeking a General Maintenance Assistant to join the team on a permanent basis.

The primary function of this role is to assist the Maintenance Team in carrying out general repairs, maintenance and PPM works, statutory testing requirements and general improvements to our UK property portfolio.


* To assist and carry out general repairs, maintenance and any other reasonable requests to shops, offices and any other building / property within the company.

* Moving furniture, large items; maintenance supplies, equipment, and other miscellaneous items from site to site.

* Maintain the general upkeep of the departments dedicated vehicle.

* To complete PPM and Statutory testing requirements.

* Ensure the workshop spaces are kept in a tidy, organised, and well stocked condition. Essential Experience and Skills Required:

* To be educated to GCSE level with a minimum grade C in 5 subjects including Maths and English.

* Full, current driving licence.

* Proven experience in a role associated with maintenance or the building trade / general labouring including minor decorating as and when required.

About You:

* Work methodically with attention to detail.

* Able to plan, organise and prioritise to set deadlines.

* Excellent communication skills; able to liaise effectively and build relationships.

* The ability to work on own initiative; be flexible, hardworking and reliable.

* Good listener, able to take instruction and good interpersonal skills.

* Flexibility over working hours is essential for this role.

* Able to lift the Health & Safety requisite limits. Additional benefits for this role include:

* Breakfast allowance when on an early start (before 8am)

* A 'uniform' each season consisting of 2 pairs of brand jeans and 3 brand T-Shirts.

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