Sodexo Careers Near Me – Maintenance Technician

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To undertake a full range of domestic plumbing, heating and engineering work to the buildings and equipment within the scope determined by our contract of services. Provides support and assistance to other trades within the facilities team on a daily basis.

The post holder comes into contact with customer/clients on a daily basis, exercising discretion and excels in customer service.

1. Carries out fault-finding, repairs, maintenance and PPM on plumbing, heating, and domestic installations within the buildings at Storthes Hall Park.

2. Inspects and tests equipment to verify system performance, generating appropriate paperwork to maintain compliance with current codes of practice.

3. Recommends, develops, and performs preventative general maintenance procedures such as visual inspections, cleaning, vacuuming equipment, oiling parts, and changing filters.

4. Attends to emergencies and urgent works promptly.

5. Installs, alters, and extends plumbing, heating, and water systems.

6. Maintains records as required.

7. Assists in the daily management of the private water supply to Storthes Hall Park.

8. Undertakes minor repairs to student accommodation as requested by Help Desk Operatives, this may involve minor repetitive maintenance tasks, joinery tasks, building tasks and unskilled DIY tasks.

9. Assists team in carrying out regular monthly tasks, such as fire alarm testing, emergency light testing as required.

10. Liaises with Facilities Technician (electrical) regarding electrical installations.

11. Maintains an awareness of Health and Safety associated with maintenance work, and works with the facilities team to promote a culture of Safety and Health.

The working days are primarily Monday to Friday however the facilities team offers an out of hours service across weekends and evenings. The postholder will make themselves available on a rota basis for emergency out of hours service as part of a team of maintenance technicians. Sodexo will provide the means of communication and reimburse the individual at an agreed enhanced rate. Example of shifts pattern: weeks 1 and 2 07:00 – 15:00, weeks 3 and 4 09:00 – 17:00, weeks 5 and 6 11:00 – 19:00 to include being on call. The 6 weeks shift pattern will then start from week 1 again.

The post holder may be required to undertake any other duties which may reasonably be required within the scope of the facilities team responsibilities subject to the proviso that normally any changes of a permanent nature shall be incorporated into the job description.

The post holder should have 2 years experience, be able to and have good trouble shooting skills, have repair and installation experience, be a good communicator, have good listening skills, and be able to obtain security clearance with DBS standard disclosure.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £22,000.00-£22,500.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Gym membership
  • On-site parking


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Huddersfield, HD8 0WA: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Maintenance: 2 years (required)

Expected start date: 24/10/2022

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