Maintenance Technician

May 23, 2024

Job Description

Maintenance Technician

Location: Edinburgh, EH1 3QB Office Based
Salary: £25,000-£27,000 per annum + Benefits
Contract: Full-time, permanent
Hours: Monday to Friday 09:00-17:30


• Vitality healthcare & activity perks.
• Regular health checks and access to mental health and well-being resources.
• Bike-to-work-scheme.
• Quarterly performance-based bonuses.
• We encourage professional development and support training and upskilling.
• Great coffee, fresh fruit and snacks.
• Friday after-work drinks and regular socials

About Us

The Kingsford Group is a well-established property investment and development business based in Edinburgh.

We create and operate cutting edge space to call your home or your office offering technology enhanced client service and experience. Innovative and ahead of the curve.

Early creators of Flex- office service with our Kingsford office brand and Kingsford Residence one of our flagship developments, was one of the first Built to Rent developments (BTR) in Scotland -pioneering positive change to Scotland s rental landscape.

Kingsford is also developing a Net Zero affordable modular housing system as a company in growth mode.

Maintenance Technician The Role

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician to join the team!

This role involves minor general, joinery and plumbing maintenance on a reactive and proactive basis.

Delivering a first-class service, you will offer a discrete and highly professional maintenance service to residents, office tenants and the common parts of our buildings

Key Responsibilities:

• To coordinate and close all reactive maintenance jobs in a timely manner
• Provide informed and accurate information to clients where required
• Consistently deliver the Kingsford service standard to clients and all visitors to the
• Assist in organising and coordinating reactive and planned maintenance works for the
FMT division
• Provide onsite maintenance, communal parts including amenities and external areas
• Reactive and proactive maintenance tasks as directed by the Facilities Manager
• Minor joinery, plumbing and maintenance works, painting and touch ups
• Planned maintenance tasks including testing of systems and recording all tests
• Ensure health and safety on site including removing trip hazards and reporting all faults
• Furniture rotation, assembly and tracking
• Assistance with the reparation of apartments during the resident move in and out process
• Reporting and recording all maintenance tasks using systems
• Submitting material and supply requests to Facilities Manger
• Replenishing supplies and maintaining accurate records of equipment on site
• Carrying out trace and detect of reported maintenance during daily site walks

Maintenance Technician What you will need to be successful in this role


• A multi skilled tradesperson with experience in painting & decorating, minor joinery, plumbing and general maintenance
• Excellent customer relations skills, a sense of humour and plenty of energy and enthusiasm
• Must be pro-active and able to use initiative to enhance the reputation of our buildings
• Well organised, ability to problem solve and works under pressure with great decision-making skills
• Able to demonstrate an organised and professional approach and ability to prioritise
• Full UK drivers licence required

If you feel you have the skills to be successful within this role, we would welcome your application. Please click on apply today forwarding a recent copy of your CV along with a covering letter detailing why you are the right person for this role.

No agencies please.