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Facilities Maintenance Officer Jobs, Alternate Doors Jobs

Job Description:

Our client in the Real Estate Industry is looking to fill the position of a facilities maintenance officer who is required to have at least 2 years experience performing the same role. Carefully read through our requirements before submitting your application.

Qualifications:

  • Methods, practices and equipment used in facilities management and activities including a variety of building trades work.
  • Basic theory of electricity.
  • Tools and equipment used in building maintenance, reconstruction, and repair work.
  • Occupational hazards and necessary precautions applicable to building and mechanical maintenance work.
  • Preventive maintenance requirements and practices.
  • Basic knowledge of computer and internet operations
  • Safe work practices

Responsibilities:

  • Run the daily maintenance operations of the property and buildings under supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor and Facilities Manager
  • Inspect property and buildings for life/safety issues and take immediate corrective action.
  • Identify building maintenance needs, prioritize work and take corrective actions.
  • Be a self-starter and work independently in the absence of supervision.
  • Perform a full range of skilled building maintenance for extended periods of time
  • Repair and maintain a variety of mechanical equipment.
  • Read and interpret sketches, drawings, diagrams and blueprints.
  • Lift up to 20kgs above the waist and carry heavy objects.
  • Use a personal computer and appropriate computer software.
  • Operate with a high level of personal organization
  • Maintain a clean work area and shop
  • Establish and maintain professional and cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
  • Process work orders in a timely fashion, to the satisfaction of the Facilities Manager
  • Receive general supervision from Maintenance Supervisor and Facilities Manager

DUTIES:

Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform preventative maintenance on buildings including but not limited to: skilled carpentry, electrical, painting, plastering, dry walling, plumbing, heating, limited air conditioning and mechanical repair work, door hardware, keying, exit and emergency lighting.
  • Repair electrical switches, outlets, lighting systems and fixtures.
  • Perform advanced level plumbing work including the installation, repair and replacement of plumbing
  • Fixtures including sinks, toilets, faucets, water heaters and pipes; clear obstructions from water and sewer lines.
  • Perform adequate level of carpentry work including the repair of porches (stairs, decking, jousting, handrails, trim), walls, windows, siding, doors and other carpentry work.
  • Inspect building facilities to identify building maintenance needs; complete inspection and preventive
  • Maintenance reports, recommend, prioritize, and perform corrective maintenance as required.
  • Carry 24-hour on-call maintenance cell phone on rotation with other team members.

How to Apply:

Send CV and any other relevant certificates to jobs@alternatedoors.co.ke , only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.