Facilities Assistant

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Competitive Salary
Competitive Salary
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Maintenance Assistant - Edinburgh - 40 hours

Do you have previous experience as a Maintenance Assistant, painter or joiner?

Are you looking for a hands on role?

Do you love all things luxury retail?

If so, then we would like to get to know you..

Luxury department store, Harvey Nichols are looking for a Maintenance Assistant to join our small team in our Edinburgh Department Store. Our culture is based on inclusivity; we embrace diversity. Whoever you are, Harvey Nichols has a place for you.

How we reward your hard work…

At Harvey Nichols, we champion career development and are passionate about our people. We will do all we can to support your journey and career path with us. Alongside this you will have access to a world of amazing benefits such as;

  • Up to 40% off fashion
  • Up to 40% off hospitality, foodmarket and hampers
  • 30% off beauty and perfumery, wine and spirits
  • Clothing allowance

You will also have access to charity days, a season ticket/bike loan; learning and development opportunities; to our Employee Assistance Program - Retail Trust and recognition schemes and the opportunity to join one of our employee groups – Wellbeing, Diversity & Inclusion and Sustainability. These are just some of the reasons people join and stay!

What you will be doing…

  • Carry out planned preventative maintenance, in conjunction with the Facilities Manager.
  • Work with regular contractors and ensure maintenance contracts are adhered to during their time in the store.
  • Monitor routine maintenance and ensure appropriate records are kept.
  • Ensure all mechanical and electrical faults are dealt with efficiently.
  • Plan and undertake any maintenance work needed for Store events or minor works, undertaking work outside of business hours where more appropriate.
  • Monitor maintenance requests ‘minor works’ book and ensure that emergency requests are dealt with quickly and efficiently.
  • Provide advice and guidance where appropriate on maintenance issues.
  • Comply with H&S and fire regulations.

A bit about you…

  • You have drive and energy
  • Building working relationships
  • A team player
  • Proactive at problem solving
  • You are a confident communicator, both written and verbal
  • You have a keen eye for detail

About your experience…

  • Experience in a trade is desirable
  • Experience working in a similar previous role

Where do I sign?

If you are already thinking of what you will wear on your first day (no we don’t have uniforms) and this role catches your eye, hit the “apply” button below to kick-start your journey with us.

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