Building Services Operative

Birmingham, West Midlands
£22,214 to £24,285 per annum (plus 10% shift allowance)
07 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Estates & Capital Development Department supporting the University to achieve its core business objectives in education and research.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced M&E Operative to join a busy Maintenance & Engineering Team within the Estates and Capital Development Department

Reporting to the M&E Supervisor, you will have a mechanical/ pipefitting bias and will join the shift team, undertaking planned maintenance, reactive repairs and minor installation of pipework, plumbing and ventilation systems at the Aston University Birmingham City Centre campus, and Recreation Centre in Walsall.

A formal qualification as a commercial plumber/pipefitter is required as well demonstrable experience in this role. You will have substantial experience of screwed steel pipework.

You must have good written and spoken communication skills, and are able to work accurately with attention to detail and with a high level of organisation. A strong customer service focus is essential, along with the ability to work as part of a team and communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders.

For an informal discussions please contact; Steve Horton, Maintenance Officer, 0121 204 4089 or Adam Reilly, Estates Engineering Manager, 0121 204 4330

Further particulars and application forms are available in alternative formats on request i.e. large print, Braille, tape or CD Rom.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact HR via

Aston University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.