Bristol
£24,457 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
Senior Estates Officer (Station Site)
Bristol

Creative Youth Network is a charity that enables young people to reach their full potential and lead fulfilling lives, no matter what their background or circumstances. 

We offer a broad range of services, including four youth centres, advice and support, creative courses and alternative education and support. Primarily, we work with young people who are hard to reach and on the margins of society.

We are looking for a dedicated Senior Estates Officer to join our Estates team at The Station – Bristol’s central youth hub. The Station is the place to go in Bristol to receive support, skills training and even just relax with friends. 

Reporting to the Estates Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that our buildings and grounds of our Station site are safe and maintained in accordance with the required standards an optimum efficiency. 

You will be expected to observe safe working practices in carrying out your duties which will include building and maintenance repairs and improvements. You will also be required to liaise with and co-ordinate contractors, technical consultants and manufacturing suppliers, ensuring that Creative Youth Network building systems and equipment are maintained to the required standard. 

You’ll be an organised person who is able to manage their own time effectively whilst providing direction and guidance to the Estates Officers in your team. The post requires frequent evening and weekend work, so it is important that you are flexible for this type of work.

You will have significant experience of working in building and grounds maintenance and liaising with subcontractors. You’ll also have a competent understanding of Health and Safety legislation relevant to buildings and maintenance work. You’ll be a flexible and organised individual with excellent DIY skills. It is crucial that you are an excellent communicator with fantastic team working skills and the drive to follow through tasks to its full completion. A PASMA qualification and/or PAT qualification is desirable, but not essential, as there will be an expectation to undertake further training and continue with your professional development.

In return we can offer 33 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays) per year, a generous pension scheme, cycle to work scheme, opportunities for flexible working, paid breaks and fantastic development opportunities.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to ensuring that underrepresented communities are represented in our organisation. We particularly welcome applications from the BAME community.

This role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Salary: £24,457 per annum, grade 2.5

Hours: 40 hours per week

Application deadline: 19th June 2020, 09:00

Interviews: TBC

Start date: TBC

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Creative Youth Network is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity.

Other organisations may call this role Facilities Officer, Facilities Technician, Maintenance Technician, Building Maintenance Technician, Facilities & Maintenance Technician, or Site Facilities Officer. 

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Refreshed on: 03 June 2020
Closed date: 17 June 2020
Job ref: HKWHE1906/CC-MI-CC
Tags: Vocational/Services