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Maintenance Assistant – Water Flusher

Requisition ID: 52594

Domain: Trades & Maintenance/General Maintenance

Contract type: Zero Hours

Schedule: Full-Time

Equans is a renowned energies & services contractor and a proud member of the Bouygues global industrial group. Our expertise spans the design, construction, and maintenance of buildings and critical infrastructure worldwide.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a casual Maintenance Assistant to join our Facilities Management team carrying out water flushing at the Royal Hospital for Children & Young People based in Little France, Edinburgh.  This is a casual zero hours position working on an as required basis.

The role:

  • Reporting to the Engineering Supervisor
  • To deliver routine maintenance predominantly water flushing and general duties as allocated by management 
  • Carry out routine maintenance, repair, and cleaning activity across the site, this will also include Grounds and Gardens work and manual labouring tasks.
  • Carry out PAT testing following training completion
  • Carry out general duties including relocations and moves, tidying and cleaning Estates areas and Plant rooms
  • To cover for other team members when needed
  • Working on an as required basis

The person:

  • Must have previous building services maintenance experience
  • Good understanding of installation and maintenance techniques with excellent working knowledge of carpentry and plumbing.
  • Ability to manage workload and plan day effectively
  • Desirable to have previous experience in a healthcare environment
  • A team player with strong customer service and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • IT literate, and ambition for personal development
  • Valid driving licence essential for driving company vehicles
  • Able to work on own initiative with a proactive, flexible, can-do attitude.

Who are we?

EQUANS is a world leader in energy services with nearly 100,000 employees working in more than 50 countries, with an annual turnover of over 17 billion euros.  

In the UK & Ireland, EQUANS is a provider of technical, FM, regeneration and energy services – with specialist capabilities in smart buildings, green mobility, district & embedded energy and decentralised renewables.

EQUANS’ 13,500 UK & Ireland employees combine these activities to help businesses, public sector organisations and government to embrace the energy transition towards net zero, and also the digital & industrial transitions that are redesigning the way we move, work and live.

EQUANS is a Bouygues group company.

What’s next?

If this role is of interest to you, please click below to register, apply, and track your progress! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.

At Equans we’re committed to delivering a culture where everyone’s voice is heard and supported. We know the value a diverse workforce creates, delivering better results for our people, customers, and stakeholders. Diversity and inclusion is at the core of what we do, should you join Equans you’ll find a welcoming and open workplace where you’re supported and encouraged to be your true self at work. You’ll also have access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in Equans), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Professionals Network) and our Disability Network. 

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer a re-location package with this job role.  Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements.

The EQUANS Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to EQUANS Managers.

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EQUANS is a multi-technical expert that offers a comprehensive range of services across facilities management, energy management and construction.

As an international market leader, we help our customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.