GET INVOLVED – WORK FOR US – BE DRIVEN BY THE GOOD WE DO
Are you looking for your next exciting challenge?
Would you like to work for a growing local charity?
Do you want to improve the lives of others?
Then join the Cheltenham YMCA staff team – It’s exciting, challenging and has many rewards.
We are looking for a Maintenance Technician with a sense of purpose to help improve the lives of others and who will help to keep driving the organisation forward. As an organisation, we strive to be an excellent employer of choice, value all our staff, and recognise their commitment to our objectives.
In return, you will receive generous holiday entitlement, healthcare benefits, training, and 2 additional well-being days a year. You will also receive a generous pension, life assurance and be part of the YMCA Cheltenham family – including free gym membership and being invited to our fun and annual events just for you.
Salary up to £27,809 per annum based on 37.5 hours depending on relevant skills and qualifications.
YMCA Cheltenham, founded in 1855, is a registered charity and has become a leading provider of supported housing in Cheltenham and Gloucester, alongside other works including the provision of sports facilities, affordable housing and other charitable activities.
Since 2014 we have grown from having just one supported housing project of 50 beds to being able to offer more than 250 beds every night, including long-term affordable accommodation, low to high-level supported accommodation, and emergency homeless provision.
YMCA Cheltenham is an organisation founded on Christian values and, as such, employees may encounter behaviours or vestiges particular to, or representative of, the Christian faith in the workplace. Employees are not required to adhere to the Christian faith or any faith, and no such consideration is taken into account by the organisation when making employment choices or in delivering its services.
About the Role
The Maintenance Technician is part of a busy team often working to a number of different tight deadlines. It is an opportunity for a highly motivated person to support the Senior Manager- Property and Maintenance to ensure the Charity’s buildings, physical spaces, equipment, vehicles and other property owned or employed by the organisation are maintained to a high quality.
The Maintenance Technician will assist the Senior Manager- Property and Maintenance to ensure compliance with Health & Safety regulations in all areas relating to the physical work environment.
The Maintenance Technician will assist the Senior Manager- Property and Maintenance to ensure regulatory and legal compliance in all matters relating to the Charity’s buildings, physical spaces, equipment, vehicles and other property owned or employed by the organisation.
The Maintenance Technician will be an excellent team member, who is able to learn and help manage a team of people effectively with a ‘hands-on’ approach.
You will be expected to exercise initiative and be a self-starter – understanding and identifying where your work can make the greatest impact in achieving the Charity’s aims and objectives.
What we offer
We offer a salary for this position up to £27,809 per annum based on 37.5 hours depending on relevant skills and qualifications. We provide a contributory pension, paid overtime, 28 days holiday inclusive of Public Holidays (increasing after 2 years with an additional extra day of holiday, up to a maximum of an additional 5 days) and up to 20 days sick pay per annum.
The organisation also offers non-contractual benefits such as life assurance, a health plan (such as money off dentistry and opticians), a bike-to-work scheme and free use of the organisation’s sports facilities.
We provide a comprehensive training programme for all staff across the organisation and have a commitment to helping staff progress and develop.
We are committed to creating a dynamic and diverse workforce and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their age, gender, disability, race or ethnicity, sexual orientation or faith. We have procedures in place to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly and consistently at every stage of the recruitment process.
YMCA Cheltenham is wholly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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