Job Title: Maintenance Operative Apprentice
Location: Coventry area
Office located: Serco AASC, Birkdale House, Kelvin Close, The Links , Warrington, WA3 7PB
Working Week: 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday, 7.5 hour shifts between 8 am - 6pm
Salary: £17,000 Per annum
Apprenticeship Qualification: Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative
Expected Apprenticeship Duration: 24 months
Looking to kickstart your career in property maintenance?
We, at Serco, are looking to recruit an Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative to support our AASC contract.
As an Maintenance Operative Apprentice for AASC you will provide building maintenance services and contribute towards the delivery of a safe and secure environment for people living on the property. You will carry out both planned and reactive maintenance tasks, whilst under supervision to ensure that all properties in the portfolio meet the required standards under the AASC contract.
Serco has a strong commitment to apprentices and training and as a successful Serco apprentice, you will be provided with unparalleled support throughout the duration of your programme. You will develop the skills you need for the job by working alongside your colleagues and getting hands on experience. You will be helped to build relationships with peers, allowing you to achieve your professional development objectives. Full training and support will be given for this role.
About the role
More about you
We are looking for somebody who is, enthusiastic, confident, determined and hardworking and who is happy to constantly learn and develop new skills with an interest in Property Maintenance. You will be proactive, resourceful and efficient with a can-do attitude and committed to Serco's Values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride. The ideal candidate will have GCSE'S grades A* to C (or 9 to 4 in the new grading system) in Maths and English or the acceptable equivalent.
A driver's license is required for the role, as you will be asked to drive within the region and occasionally within the UK, however the van is provided.
Things to consider
You will be subject to security screening before the final offer of employment is made
The role is physical and there will be a requirement to be mobile for most of the working period.
You will be subject to online assessments as part of the assessment process
This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all offers of employment are subject to security clearance checks and approval by the Home Office.
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.
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