Shift Associate | University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 21 June 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £22,816 - £24,336 pa pro rata ( +£3560.17 RPP)
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 July 2024
Location: Bristol, BS2 8HW
Company: University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 6416825/387-EF-0313-KM

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Do you have a good all round knowledge of building services? Do you have a Level 2 City and Guilds qualification in Mechanical Installation or equivalent? Would you like to work for an employer dedicated to your development and training?

With a starting salary of £26,376 pa pro rata, there isn't a better time to join UHBW and kickstart your career in the NHS!

The Estates Maintenance Team has a vacancy for a Shift Associate based at the Bristol Royal Infirmary. The successful applicant will carry out day-to-day maintenance and assist Shift Engineers with their reactive and PPM tasks.

You will work in all areas of the hospital - workshops, plant rooms, service ducts and equipment enclosures, as well as wards, theatres and laboratories. You will need to hold a current driving licence.

We are recruiting for 3 month fixed term post, with potential for this to be extended.

Your role will include:
• To assist the band 4 shift engineers on PPM’s and reactive works outside of core hours.
• Support the team leader to ensure efficient and safe working of all plant on site.
• Carry out planned preventative visual inspections as allocated by the estates maintenance system.
• Carry out reactive work following calls from the clinical staff.

In return for your hard work, we will offer you:-
• Further training opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge as a qualified tradesperson
• An attractive salary of £26,376.17 - £27,896.17 per annum basic + unsocial hours payments for evening and weekend working
• Access to overtime to boost your earnings
• Access to a multitude of national leading discounts in shopping, holidays & insurance
• 27 days + bank holidays annual leave, rising to 29 days and 33 days after long service.

University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, with a workforce of over 13,000 staff and 100+ different clinical services across 10 sites, serving a population of over 500,000 people across Bristol and Weston. UHBW has been rated by the CQC as ‘Good’ overall and our staff are proud to deliver excellent care to patients. As a forward-thinking multi-award winning Trust, committed to improving patient care, our world-leading research and innovations are having a positive local and global impact.

Join us and you can enjoy city living, be in the countryside or by the seaside, with easy access to all the South West offers. UHBW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

As an equal opportunities employer, actively working towards a diverse workforce, we aim to create a workforce that represents the diversity of our community and are committed to designing our services around the needs of patients and their loved ones. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

For a more detailed job description and main responsibilities, please refer to the job description attached to this vacancy.

This advert closes on Thursday 4 Jul 2024

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