Maintenance Operative (Handyman/Handyperson)

1 week ago(08/01/2018 15:37)
Job ID
# of Openings
Rydon Maintenance Ltd


Are you a handyman/handyperson with experience of working within the NHS or a commercial environment? If so, why not consider joining our Bristol based responsive repairs team? 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, predominantly within the healthcare sector, providing planned, preventative and reactive building maintenance.

Job Purpose

As part of our NHS planned, preventative and reactive maintenance division, Rydon is seeking a Handyman or Handyperson (Semi-Skilled Maintenance Operative) to join its South West based team at Blackberry Hill Hospital in Bristol.


Our team of maintenance operatives are responsible for carrying out general maintenance to include a range of tasks such as basic plumbing, changing of light fixtures/light bulbs, painting/decorating, general wear and tear maintenance (filling of holes/retouching, light plastering), carrying out regular operational checks and regular site walks to ensure that the site remains in good order. 


In addition to the above, there will also be some 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 work in a live secure healthcare environment and as such its important that proper protocols are followed at all times to ensure a safe and comfortable environment for staff and service users.


This is an exciting and varied role with an excellent training and development opportunities to develop and grow within our highly regarded team.

Experience Required

Previous relevant experience gained in undertaking building maintenance is essential, ideally gained within the NHS (or for a maintenance contractor providing services to the NHS). Alternatively, you will have worked for a maintenance contractor providing a planned/reactive maintenance service in a commercial setting (perhaps a hotel, schools, supermarkets etc).

You will have excellent customer service skills and be passionate about providing high quality repairs. 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.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.