FM Services Officer

Kilmarnock | Other

FM Services Officer

HMP Kilmarnock

Full time, 40 hours (Monday- Friday)

£26,795- £28,402 Per annum

Plus, additional payment for working on the on-call rota

12 month fixed term contract


HMP Kilmarnock is situated approximately three miles south-east of Hurlford in East Ayrshire and housing a range of male prisoner types.


We have an opening for an FM Services Officer to join our team.

They key purpose of this role is to form part of a Works Service Team of multi skilled engineers.

It involves assisting other trades in their duties as may be required forming part of a multi skilled team.

A working knowledge of Plumbing/Electrics would be an advantage in this role however the key priorities for this person will be on painting and decorating.

The successful applicant must ensure that various pre planned maintenance schedules are kept up to date and maintained as may be required.

Other aspects of the role involve related routine maintenance and repairs but within the capabilities of his/her ability, experience, and training.

Furthermore, assisting other members of the maintenance team with their activities as may be required, on other plant and apparatus.


In return we can offer a supportive and collaborative environment that respects work/life balance and ultimately contributes to the delivery of vital public services in the UK.


What you need to do the job


This is an opportunity for an individual who is flexible and proactive with a commitment to customer satisfaction and continuous improvement to working approach.

They must have good interpersonal skills and be able to work well individually and as part of a team

It would be advantageous to have experience of working in a secure environment.

Additionally, the successful post holder must be able to pass an enhanced disclosure Scotland check.


Why Serco?


Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives

A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.

Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment. 


What we offer


  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days Holiday plus 8 bank holidays (33 days in total)
  • Up to 6% contributory pension scheme
  • An autonomous and supportive culture
  • Working in a tight knit, friendly team environment
  • Serco Benefits package
  • Employee Assistance Programme


About Serco
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 

Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 

At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.  For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.

At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.

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07/04/2023 02:55:00
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