Small Building Works Technician / Joiner

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Salary: 25,000 + van, medical, pension
Location: Glasgow

Job ref. no.: Small Building Works Tech - Glasgow

Job Title: Small Building Works Technician / Joiner

Location: Covering the Glasgow and surrounding Areas

Salary: £25,000 plus Company Van, BUPA Medical, Pension

40 hour week

Our Client is one of the UK’s leaders in providing innovative construction and engineering solutions for clients within a variety of sectors including Retail, Health, Education and Commercial.

Due to recent expansion, they are currently recruiting self motivated and experienced Building Works Technicians for a new retail facilities management contract based throughout the Glasgow and surrounding areas.

Suitable candidates should be able to demonstrate previous experience of providing a planned and reactive multi-discipline maintenance service within a multi-site retail environment and should be able to complete 1st fix for flooring and drainage works.

Candidates should hold a recognised City & Guilds or S/NVQ Carpentry & Joinery qualification

Job Function:

To provide a proactive and multi-discipline maintenance service to stores whilst complying with company policy & procedure.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Represent the company in a professional manner at all times and develop a good working relationship with colleagues.
  • Ensure all necessary paperwork is completed accurately and to the laid-down procedures.
  • Assess the requirements of the job and carry out repairs as and where necessary.
  • Prioritise maintenance and repair work to achieve agreed timescales and response times.
  • Order spares as per the required procedure.
  • Identify non-repairable issues and promptly advise the Regional Supervisor of findings, with recommendations regarding suitable alternatives.
  • Advise the store manager of any repair and maintenance issues that are likely to affect the running of the store.
  • Carry out minor alterations and installations in accordance with current specifications.
  • Complete general repairs and maintenance to store sites as designated by the Contract Manager, e.g. repairs to the building fabric, shelving or point-of-sale signage.
  • Ensure all tools and equipment necessary (as per company tool list) to complete maintenance and repairs are available and serviceable at all times.
  • Maintain accurate time sheets and mileage logs as required.
  • Attend training courses as and where necessary and to ensure personal job skills keep pace with technical developments.
  • Comply with the company Health and Safety Policy at all times.
  • Work with company and colleagues to ensure laid-down standards of quality are maintained at all times.
  • Ensure company vehicle is kept clean, well maintained and serviced as required.
  • Comply with any other reasonable request or instruction from the Regional Supervisor/FM Contracts Manager.


  • Quality of repairs and maintenance
  • Speed and efficiency of work
  • Response to service call requests within reasonable response time
  • Compliance with Health and Safety policy
  • Customer/colleague relationships and feedback.

Candidates must have a full and valid driving licence and be prepared to travel on a daily basis.

To apply for this role please submit a full and up to date CV to Gary Russell at PDA Search and Selection

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Contact Name Gary Russell
Telephone 07771741899
Address Stephenson House
Horsley Business Centre
NE15 0NT

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