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Mechanical and Electrical Assistant

£19,305 to £21,585
Please quote reference: 
VRF 14739
Closing Date: 
5 July, 2018 - 12:00

Estates are responsible for the management and development of the University’s premises in Milton Keynes and its National and Regional Centres.

With the ability to operate effectively as part of a multi-disciplined team, you will be assisting maintenance electricians and fitters with their work, carrying out semi-skilled, planned and reactive work on a range of mechanical and electrical engineering plant and equipment, cleaning plant rooms and maintenance workshops, providing general labouring and unskilled aspects of maintenance work.

You should be educated to GCSE level grade C or equivalent, with an NVQ at level 1 or equivalent in building services, plumbing, heating and ventilating, or electrical engineering being an advantage.

The nature of role is varied and highly demanding, coping with a constant pace of work. You must have a positive approach to customer care, the ability to communicate effectively and be able to work flexibly and adapt to changes in priorities. 

Optional information: 

Interview date: 12 July 2018

An application form and job related information are available from the links located below.  For detailed information and how to apply go to, call the 01908 655511 (24 hour answering service) or email quoting the reference number.

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community


Job related information: 
PDF icon VRF 14739 Job related information.pdf232.51 KB

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