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Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative UK NATIONAL LTD

UK National are looking for an apprentice property maintenance operative to support the continual development of their operations team, to enable the apprentice to learn new skills and become a valued member of the operations team.

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Closing date: 21 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,379.50

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    22 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000068219

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Support the team to carry out a wide range of repairs to commercial properties including:

  • Carpentry.
  • Plumbing.
  • Plastering & tiling.
  • Decorating.
  • Minor electrical work.

Other duties:

  • Appropriate health and safety training.
  • Working with external contractors and providing first response to fault finding.
  • To ensure that all service areas, plant rooms, inspection cupboards etc. are maintained in pristine condition at all times.
  • To prepare schedules of all defects on plant, services, building structure etc.
  • To be responsible for recording and scheduling, where applicable, all energy/fuel costs and consumption including temperature and humidity levels.
  • To organise and make easily accessible all service manuals, drawings, certificates and other documentation/records etc. relating to the building equipment and systems.
  • To ensure the accurate and timely completion of staff time/task sheets.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative at Stockton Riverside College.
  • Functional Skills Maths & English, if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

An opportunity for a full-time position at the end of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working, Ability to follow instruction, Be highly motivated, Enthusiastic, Positive work ethic, Awareness of health and safety

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

About the employer

The company has experienced steady growth allowing consistent re-investment in the business. UK National Ltd is well regarded & respected by clients for high-quality service. The company is large enough to provide a national coverage and yet small enough to care. Every client is important to us! We have over 20 years experience of undertaking maintenance of commercial properties throughout the UK for major clients and managing agents. References are available on request. Our well trained professional staff are fully uniformed and carry identification cards at all times.

Employer

UK NATIONAL LTD

Address

4 WASS WAY

DURHAM LANE INDUSTRIAL PARK

EAGLESCLIFFE

TS16 0RG

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Training

Training provider

THE EDUCATION TRAINING COLLECTIVE

Contact

Anna Harper

Anna.harper@the-etc.ac.uk

07436 795883

Apprenticeship standard

Property maintenance operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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