Multi Skilled Operative - Handy Person-VIVO - Built

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Who we are

VIVO provides facilities management and accommodation maintenance for the UK military and its partners. VIVO embodies both experience and innovation.


What we do

We put our Customers and Families First. They are the driving force behind everything we do. We drive forward improvements for them to ensure the service they receive, whether reactive repairs or a major project, is completed safely and on time. In order to achieve this, we have 4 core values: open, caring, agile and collaborative. These are at the heart of everything we do.



Contract: Full Time, Permanent

Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Location: Based at RNAS Culdrose, with travel within its 7 mile perimeter


We are seeking a skilled and versatile Multi-Skilled Operative to join our team. As a Multi-Skilled Operative, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks, including repairs, maintenance, and refurbishment across various building services. Your ability to work independently, make informed decisions, and provide exceptional service will be crucial.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out repairs to building services, including minor plumbing, building work, and grounds maintenance.
  • Work independently and make informed decisions on repair solutions.
  • Provide exceptional service to high-profile clients.
  • Accurately record documentation for each job.
  • Attend training sessions and team briefs.


Essential Qualifications and Skills:

Full UK Driving Licence
Punctuality and reliability
Previous experience in a handyman/semi-skilled role in a commercial environment
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
Comfort working in all weather conditions
Proficiency with hand tools


What we offer  

  • Up to 6% contributory pension scheme  
  • 25 Days annual leave  
  • Volunteer leave  
  • Established reward and recognition scheme
  • One paid professional subscription  
  • Life Assurance Policy  
  • Employee discount and reward schemes  
  • Interesting, varied, and enjoyable work  
  • A company that recognises your contribution  
  • Training opportunities and qualifications within a supportive environment to ensure career progression   

VIVO Defence Services

The role you have applied for is with VIVO Defence Services, a joint venture between Serco and EQUANS. By applying for this role, please be aware that information contained within your CV may be shared between VIVO Defence Services, Serco and EQUANS during the recruitment process.


At VIVO, we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. Therefore, 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 and operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly a Disability Confident Leader. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. If candidates wish to request extra time to apply then they should contact 0345 010 4000 and ask to speak to a VIVO Recruiter.

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31/07/2024 01:17:00
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