About The Role
Reporting to the Facilities team you will be responsible for ensuring that the Bolton and Manchester sites are maintained to a high standard and provide a safe, functional and happy place for our people.
You will be a point of contact on site for any facilities issues and queries, continually making sure that scheduled and reactive maintenance is carried out effectively and efficiently to support the continued operation of the business whilst meeting H&S requirements and all building related legislation. You will liaise with internal and external parties throughout, building strong relationships and working proactively to address potential obstacles
You will need to organise your workload in a fast-paced environment, travel to sites, carry out property inspections, resolve issues and make repairs as necessary.
Due to the nature of our business, as part of the maintenance team you will need to be flexible and available for on call duty.
Here's What You Can Expect To Be Doing
- All planned maintenance is on schedule
- Effectively plan own workload and ensure SLAs are hit across multiple sites
- Ensuring all reactive maintenance/jobs are completed in a timely manner
- Ensure sites decoration is in line with required standards and that programmes for titivation are adhered to.
- Ensure that the best and most relevant service is delivered in line with reasonable costs and budgets.
- Visit the sites daily or as frequently as required and support work at the outbases when necessary.
- Liaise with contractors and safely induct on site
- Ensure jobs are logged both proactively and reactively, and that all PPM schedules are completed.
- Ensure that we remain compliant will all legislation and building regulations
- Ensure on call rota’s are adhered to for the main sites, and where appropriate outbases or in the event of a site emergency.
- Ensure that building equipment is maintained as required to ensure the longevity of kit.
- Occasional overnight travel stays to UK based properties.
A Few Things About You
You will have experience working in all or most aspects of general maintenance such as basic plumbing, joinery, electrical, general first fix problem solving.
You will need a strong background in decorating.
You will have building maintenance experience
You will maintain up to date documentation
Minimum 2 years working in a multi tasked general maintenance role.
You will be pro-active in ensuring continuous improvement of our all of our sites, demonstrating the ability to identify and prioritise site requirements.
You will implement and work to existing guidelines, policies and procedures.
Remain compliant with all legislation and building regulations.
Ability to prioritise tasks accordingly
Ideally knowledge and/or experience of Portable Appliance Testing and Legionella checks.
Basic IT skills (excel, outlook etc).
UK Driving license.
A Bit About Us
At AO, we’re in the business of better tomorrows for our customers, and we do whatever it takes to make sure they’re the happiest they can be. We may sell everything from washing machines to PlayStations, but putting smiles on our customers’ faces is at the heart of everything we do.
We’re big believers in making sure every job is done properly, which is why we do everything the AO way. Our award-winning teams work their magic behind the scenes to make sure every customer’s experience is totally effortless. We do our bit for the environment too, with our very own recycling plant to make sure we’re as green as we look. We’re always looking for ways to make our customers as happy as can be, wherever possible.
Why Choose AO?
We believe that in order for you to do your best, we need to support your other commitments. This means working in a way that offers you flexibility, whilst getting the job done. Feel free to have a chat with us about our flexible ways of working.
At AO we believe diversity will help us find a better way. We want our workforce to be as diverse as our customers by celebrating, valuing and respecting every individual. We achieve this by nurturing a culture of inclusion where every voice matters. We welcome applications from everyone and we can make adjustments to our interview process according to your needs.
We’re in the business of better tomorrows, for both our customers and our people. A better tomorrow means finding a place that’ll reward your curiosity. A place that encourages you to ask ‘why’. Somewhere that feeds your imagination and gives you the support to bring those ideas to life.
If you’re the kind of person who wants to learn and help others achieve, who always sees the glass half-full with an appetite for what’s next, you’ll fit right in with us.
In return, you’ll be an integral part of an award-winning team who are forward-thinking and innovative. You can also take up to 5 days out of the business a year to use for development in your role and we’ll cover the cost.
We’re about looking at the bigger picture - the better tomorrow. And no matter what that looks like to you, we’ll make sure you’ve got everything you need to make it happen.