Site Technician

Job Code KB/ST/SB
Job Title Site Technician
Location Sandbach
Salary £16,640.00
Type of contract Temporary/Permanent
Job Description

Job Description

The Site Technician will assist in the day to day running of the school site. Responding to staff requirements as appropriate and providing a flexible and responsive service. Maintaining the security of the premises and contents. Carrying out the cleaning of designated areas. Undertaking repair and porterage duties

Job Description for Site Technician

Responsible to: Site Officer / Site Operations Manager

Core purpose: To assist in the day to day running of the site.

Salary: £16,640

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, full year, plus 20 additional shift hours

Rotating Shifts: 06:30 to 14:30 / 07:00 – 15:00 / 14:00 – 22:00

Main Responsibilities:

·Carry out Caretaking duties operating a shift system as detailed by the Site Officer/Site Operations Manager.

·Be conversant with the control of the  heating system.

·Be conversant with emergency procedures in the event of water, gas leaks and electrical faults.

·Receive delivery of supplies, furniture and parcels into the school; ensure correct distribution to the appropriate department

·Liaise with contractors and monitor work being carried out by them.

·Monitor cleaning of building and ensure work is carried out in accordance with the specification.

·Undertake designated maintenance, cleaning duties during term time and carry out maintenance, cleaning operations during school closure periods. Maintain the grounds in a clean and tidy condition; remove accumulated internal and external waste, sweep the grounds using mechanical or other means.

·Maintain a vigilant attitude to jobs that need doing, prioritising those with Health and Safety implications and report to the Site Operations Manager for further actions.

·Monitor the conditions of the school’s sanitary provisions for both staff and end users. Maintain supplies of materials and respond to problems arising from the improper use of facilities. Ensure safe storage and use of cleaning materials, in accordance with the requirements of COSHH.

·Maintain a strong awareness of Health & Safety requirements reporting any matters to the Site Manager which you consider contains potential hazards. Observe safe working practices at all times.

·Monitor and ensure the most economic use of water, gas, and electricity.

·Maintain a vigilant attitude to all aspects of security and be prepared to challenge and report those persons who have no bonafide reason to be on property.

·Be conversant with the daily operation of the alarm and CCTV system and know the correct procedure for dealing with activations and reporting of faults.

·Undertake general fire precautions and security tasks at the school; unlocking and locking the school premises, setting and disarming security and fire alarm systems and other security measures, etc.

·Be conversant with the operation of the fire alarm system.

·Be aware of the correct response in the event of an emergency.

·Undertake maintenance tasks – e.g., cleaning out rainwater gullies and drains, minor repairs to fixtures and fittings, replacement of light bulbs and fluorescent tubes, basic maintenance of central heating system and other heating equipment, etc -as necessary.

·Any such work as determined by the Site Operations Manager / Director of Finance & Resources.

·As an employee of this organisation you may be asked to carry out duties at any of its establishments, at any time throughout the duration of your contract.

  • You will also be required to carry out any other duties which may reasonably be required of you.


·Be prepared to undergo any “On the Job Training” or receive any instructions that are required to enable you to carry out your duties efficiently and safely.


Person Specification

Site Technician



Relevant NVQ or BTEC equivalent


Ability to conduct routine maintenance, carry out jobs requiring a more technical expertise.

Ability to conduct more advanced maintenance such as electrical and plumbing, painting & decorating

Knowledge and Skills

Ability to carry our routine maintenance of equipment, fixtures and fittings

Ability to provide training to individuals

Tags: Site Technician / Sandbach / Up to £20000  /Temporary/Permanent / Commercial, Industrial.


Agent's Name Karen Blondel
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