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Maintenance Fitter

Are you a highly motivated Maintenance Fitter? Do you have excellent problem solving skills and a logical approach? Can you carry out a wide range of reactive repairs and planned preventative maintenance work?

You will have a recognised mechanical engineering qualification in Mechanical Engineering (Maintenance) or Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), with experience of working on-site, preferably within a similar large and complex environment. You will have a flexible approach to ensure the service being delivered is efficient and effective to meet the needs of a wide portfolio of clients.  You will join our Maintenance team that forms part of the Facilities Directorate, which is dedicated to providing a wide range of support services connected with the effective management, development and maintenance of the University

You will report in to the Mechanical Supervisor  who is responsible for the day to day delivery of reactive maintenance, where you will be central to delivering the student and staff experience for the University. You will have successfully completed a recognised Mechanical Engineering (Maintenance) or HVAC apprenticeship with extensive on-site experience. You will be able to work unsupervised, and on your own initiative, within a large and complex organisation, whilst maintaining a safe working environment for all our staff, students and visitors.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Tim Kellett (Maintenance Manager)
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 1165, email:

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Facilities Directorate
School/Institute:  Estates
Section:  Maintenance & Operations
Category:  Operational Support
Grade:  Grade 5
Salary:  £22,659 to £26,243 p.a.
Working Time:  35 hours per week
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Monday 01 July 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 14 July 2019
Reference:  FDEST1134
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  

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