• Maintenance Operative (Water Hygiene/Plumbing)

    Posted Date 5 months ago(01/11/2017 11:07)
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    Rydon Maintenance Ltd
  • Overview

    Rydon is a successful construction, development, maintenance, investment and management group operating throughout England, predominantly in London and the southern counties.


    Rydon Maintenance is an expanding division of the Rydon Group and is successfully providing facilities management services to a variety of clients within the health and housing association sectors.

    Job Purpose

    We are now seeking an experienced Maintenance Operative (Water Hygiene) to join our NHS Maintenance team in Sidcup, which delivers a first-class repairs service in partnership with a large Acute NHS Trust.


    As part of the role you will be providing planned preventative maintenance on hot and cold and closed water systems to HTM & ACOP L8 standards for effective legionella control. You will have experience of thermostatic mixer valves, be able to carry out tank inspections and disinfection of water, storage tanks and domestic services, water temperature monitoring, water sampling, system flushing, shower head descales, calorifier inspection and de-scaling and disinfection of Calorifiers. 


    In addition to the above, there will also be planned maintenance activities such as planned upgrade works, refurbishment as part of our ongoing efforts to ensure a safe environment for service users.


    You will be provided with excellent training/development as part of this varied and genuinely diverse opportunity.

    Experience Required

    Previous relevant experience in the maintenance of commercial buildings is essential, ideally within the NHS (or for a maintenance contractor providing services to the NHS). The successful candidate will ideally have a background in plumbing and it is required for you to have legionella ACOP L8 awareness.

    You will have excellent customer service skills and be passionate about providing high quality service. This is a genuinely diverse role with excellent scope for personal development. If you have the above skills and experience, we'd strongly encourage you to apply. 

    Additional Information

    As a well established, progressive company we are committed to attracting and retaining individuals by offering an excellent benefits package that includes a wide range of core and voluntary benefits.


    Rydon is an equal opportunities employer and promotes diversity in employment. Successful candidates will be selected solely on their ability to carry out the duties of the post.  


    To apply online, please use the 'apply for this job link' at the top of this page.


    Our application process is very straight forward allowing you to apply with a CV (from your Computer or Dropbox), LinkedIn, Facebook or Google+ and should take no more than a few short minutes. 


    For details on our rewards, recognition and benefits please click here.


    For more details on our culture and what it’s like to work at Rydon, please click here.


    Further information on how to apply can be found by clicking here.

    Position Subject To

    The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check as you will be working within a live healthcare environment.


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