Date Posted: 10/05/2019

Department: Building Managememt

Company: Canary Wharf Management Ltd

Reporting to: Engineering Supervisor/Building Services Manager

Apprentice Maintenance Operator

Job Summary: To undertake prescribed maintenance tasks under supervision as directed by the Building Services Manager or Engineering Supervisor.

The work involves undertaking tasks relating to maintenance of electrical/electronic, mechanical and HVAC systems.  The training will take place at both Canary Wharf and a suitable college and will be managed by the Recruitment and Personnel Advisor, in partnership with the selected college.  The apprentice will work towards a national Vocational Qualification and a City & Guilds qualification.

To be eligible for the course, applicants will need to have GCSE grade C or above in English, Maths, Science and ideally one other subject.

The continuation of training is dependent upon the results achieved at College and through on site assessment.

Day release will be given for college attendance.

Main Responsibilities

  1. To carry out general maintenance tasks as instructed.
  2. To carry out, under supervision, reactive/planned preventative maintenance tasks in an efficient and timely manner.
  3. To assist with the cleanliness of all plant rooms and mechanical areas.
  4. To be thoroughly familiar and comply with the Company’s “Health & Safety” policy and procedures and to immediately report any hazards or infringements to either the Building Services Manager or Engineering Supervisor.
  5. To action and complete time/task sheets as required in accordance with agreed procedures.
  6. To undertake other reasonable duties as requested by the Building Services Manager or Engineering Supervisor.
Health Safety & Welfare, Environmental and Quality Management Responsibilities
Health Safety and Welfare Responsibilities
All staff are required to fulfil their legal duty to take reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and others who may be affected by their acts and omissions, and to follow all guidance and instructions given in this respect. Further details regarding Health & Safety responsibilities are set out in the Health & Safety Policy in the Administrative Rules and Procedures, and the Health, Safety & Welfare Manual.

Environmental Responsibilities
All Staff are required to follow the Canary Wharf Group plc (CWG) Environmental Policies for minimisation of waste and effective energy management as defined in the CWG Environmental Manual and associated documents.

Quality Management Responsibilities
All staff are required to comply with CWG Quality Management System requirements detailed within the Company Quality Manual & Policies, and to ensure that all Procedure; Plans and Forms within InfoBase are effectively implemented to meet the set ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard.

Person Specification
  1. The applicant must show a degree of manual dexterity and be able to follow basic technical instructions. Good communication skills are required in order to liaise effectively with tenants and other members of the Maintenance Team.
  2. The applicant must be self-motivated, approachable and demonstrate willingness to assist others.
  3. The applicant must be of smart appearance and bearing and punctual.
  4. The incumbent must have an appreciation of the importance of customer service and how this is applied in the context of Canary Wharf.
  5. The applicant must be willing to practice the skills learned at college to enable him/her to become an integrated member of the Maintenance Team.

If you are interested in joining our highly professional and skilled team for our next exciting phase of development, please complete the form on this page to apply online or send your cv and covering letter to: Personnel Department, Canary Wharf Group plc, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB.

Closing date for applications is Friday 24 May 2019.