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Job Reference: 5857
Number of Positions: 1
Job Category: Other
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: £21,500
Location: Norwich
G4S Region: UK & Ireland
Country:United Kingdom

G4S Business Unit:UK Central Government Services
Closing Date: 08/05/2018

Job Introduction:

Role Responsibility:

Job Title: Repair and Maintenance Officer

Location: Norwich 

Full Time - 40 hours per week (including out of hours cover) 

£21,500 per annum 

Company Commercial Vehicle & Tools provided

As the world’s leading security solutions group with operations in over 120 countries and more than 625,000 employees worldwide, G4S is a truly unique company. We’re bigger, more diverse and involved in more fascinating, cutting-edge projects than many people would imagine.

The Home Office’s COMPASS (Commercial and Operational Managers Procuring Asylum Support Services) contracts provide accommodation and transport services to eligible asylum applicants in the UK. G4S manages contracts for these services in the Midlands and East of England and the North East, Yorkshire & Humberside. Services are delivered through a combination of direct delivery and a network of experienced partners from the private, public and voluntary sectors.

We now have an opportunity for a Repair and Maintenance Officer to join our team covering the Midlands Region.

Job Outline:

Deliver the day-to-day maintenance of service user accommodation in line with legislative and contractual standards.


  • Carry out Planned Preventative and Reactive Maintenance of Service User accommodation and furniture in accordance with contractual requirements and company systems.
  • Assist with furniture deliveries and installations in Service User accommodation
  • Deal effectively and safely with the rectification of breakdowns, defects and damage, ensuring timely responses are made and properties are safely and securely maintained.
  • Check that all tools or stores items including consumables are accounted for at all times so that security is maintained.
  • Monitor and complete documentation accurately for all work carried out in ensuring adherence with the company systems.
  • Adhering to safe systems of work procedures and practices and using appropriate safety devices, equipment and clothing provided by G4S
  • Reporting to the appropriate person all unsafe conditions, damage, near misses – whether or not there are any personal injuries, in order that remedial action can be taken
  • Update central management information system daily


The Ideal Candidate:

Essential Skills:

  • Experience in a general maintenance role
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Good customer care skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Qualifications in mechanical/electrical building services/plant installation and maintenance


  • Company pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Child care vouchers
  • Eye care vouchers - Free eye-tests/discounts for VDU users
  • Internal union – free membership
  • Discounts from major providers of services like: O2 Mobile phone packages, Dell laptops, Budget car hire, British Gas, Super Camps (Ofsted registered school holiday childcare)
  • Corporate perks - discounts on high street shops and brands Access to Hospital Saturday Fund (HSF)
  • Health Plan
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme
  • Employee Care Scheme
  • G4S Excellence Awards
  • Talent Management Programme

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Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.


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