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Maintenance Craftsperson (Laundry)

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Main area
Estates
Grade
4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
185-A-19-76237
Town
Exeter,
Salary
£21,089 - £23,761 per annum
Closing
23/09/2019 23:59

Located near the centre of Exeter with easy access to public transport routes The Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital is one of the leading Foundation Trusts in the UK and is looking to for an experienced Multi-trade (mechanical & electrical) Craftsperson to join their dynamic Estates Team.

The successful applicant will be involved in the daily maintenance and repair of commercial laundry equipment and be expected to demonstrate a good working knowledge of associated mechanical and electrical systems on laundry equipment and machinery to help keep this integrated critical service operational.

Have the ability to undertake immediate and effective repairs to laundry plant and equipment with the minimum supervision. Works will be in compliance with all statutory requirements, good practice guidelines and working to specifications and drawings and manufacturers service & maintenance recommendations.

The successful applicant must be able to apply a high degree of attention to detail whilst working on such systems and equipment and also be precise in the recording of relevant results.

Having a thorough knowledge of commercial laundry equipment would be an advantage.

Participation in an out of hours on-call system is required and a willingness to work flexible hours when required would be expected

Salary:£21,089-£23,761 + £3,277 RRP

Hours: 37.5 per week, currently operating an Early (6am- 2pm) & Late (2pm-10pm) Mon-Fri Shift Pattern

The position comes with a competitive salary and a generous 27 days paid holiday plus 8 bank holidays. Additional benefits include amongst others contributory pension scheme, staff lottery, and access to NHS staff discounts with various services/retailers. On-site child care services are also available.

For further information, please contact Mrs Vicky Hayday, Estates Department on (01392) 403138.

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: 
Honesty, Openness & Integrity
Fairness
Inclusion & Collaboration
Respect & Dignity

***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***

DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.

Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Vicky Hayday vicky.hayday@nhs.net 01392403138

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758