Maintenance Assistant

Job details
Posting date: 17 May 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: Competitive
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 16 June 2024
Location: Bromsgrove, B61 8DA
Company: City Facilities Management UK
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 1008059-3497297

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Job Purpose

  • To carry out minor planned, and reactive maintenance works at ASDA stores to pre-determined standards in an efficient and cost-effective manner, whilst complying with the Company Health and Safety policy.  

  • Work as part of the store team, communicating with site colleagues and management to provide general maintenance provision (plumbing, joinery and painting) 

  • Complete and close any Reactive Jobs & PPMs passed to you via Help Desk on your City supplied Device/Tablet 

  • Any jobs personally picked up or requested of you from a City or Asda colleague must be logged on your City Device/Tablet and processes followed until the job can be closed down  

  • Carry out any other reasonable request from your MST, Line Manager or Supervisor or passed by Asda colleagues, in line with this Job Description. 

  • All jobs must be logged for each request via agreed Asda/ City protocol 

Main Duties for this job (typical but not an exhaustive list):  

Planned Maintenance: 

  • Basic plant room housekeeping checks. 

  • Carry out in store case cleaning programme as per schedule 

  • Assist with weekly Sprinkler testing (if required) 

  • Carry Out weekly fire alarm call point testing 

  • Water temperature checks & low usage outlet flushing in line with L8 regulations 

  • Shower & Spray head Clean & Chlorination in line with L8 regulations 

  • Critical Store Validation (CSV Monthly checks) 

  • Hand Pallet Truck Monthly checks 

  • Any relevant PPMs assigned that you are qualified and authorised to complete 

Reactive Maintenance: 


  • Assist the General Maintenance Technician in completion of minor works 

  • PVC strip curtain replacement. 

  • Low level cladding and maintenance. 

  • Internal and external store walk round inspection 


  • Unblocking drains, urinals, toilets and sinks. 

  • Repair leaking taps and washers. 

  • Sinks, urinals, toilets and drains maintenance. 


  • Wall, floor and associated fittings repairs. 

  • Ironmongery and hardware repairs and replacement 


  • Banner, picture and notice board hanging. 

  • Moving furniture and equipment. 

  • Repair of furniture and fabric   

  • Ad hoc assigned works qualified and authorised to complete 

Painting and Decorating: 

  • Front of house - doors, door frames, skirting & trolley damaged pillars  

  • Shop Floors & Foyers (wooden surfaces, trolley damaged pillars)  

  • Car park (bollards, barriers, trolley bays, wooden surfaces 

Essential Criteria

  • Basic mechanical and / or 

  • Building trade skills. 

  • Ability to use small hand and power tools in connection with general maintenance work. 

  • Ability to work at heights. 

  • Ability to carry out a wide range of minor maintenance works 

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision. 

  • Ability to manage time and prioritise workload. 

  • Excellent time keeping. 

  • Ability to engage with Customer, colleagues and public in a professional and helpful manner.  

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills  

  • Basic PC skills e.g. Microsoft word, excel and in-house applications 

  • Ability to work required hours with some degree of flexibility.   

  • Motivated individual with a can do attitude. 

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience as a semi 

  • Skilled engineering or building operative. 

  • Knowledge of Health and Safety in connection with maintenance work. 

  • GCSE Standard

  • Current Full Driving Licence 

  • Flexibility  

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