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Are you an experienced Facility & Equipment Maintenance Operative looking for a new opportunity?
JMC are working with a leading MRO Organisation based in Prestwick, looking to recruit a Facility & Equipment Maintenance Operative to join their expanding team.
This is a Permanent Position based in Prestwick with an immediate start date.
The Facility & Equipment Maintenance Operative will be responsible for ensuring cleanliness, functionality and safety of our aircraft maintenance hangar environment. The ideal candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks including, general housekeeping, cleaning, waste management, general equipment maintenance and minor facilities repairs. This role plays a crucial part in maintaining a well-organised and efficient workspace that adheres to strict aviation standards.
The responsibilities of the Facility & Equipment Maintenance Operative will involve:
  • Performing general housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and organised aircraft hangar environment
  • Conducting routine cleaning and basic servicing of vehicles, hangar equipment, tools and hangar floors
  • Assisting in the maintenance and repair of minor facilities issues such as lighting fixtures, door handles and minor plumbing repairs
  • Reporting and addressing any larger maintenance issues that require professional intervention
  • Adhering to safety protocols and guidelines while working with cleaning chemicals, tools and equipment
  • Managing waste disposal procedures, segregating and disposing of waste materials according to established regulations and guidelines
  • Assisting in maintaining an inventory of cleaning supplies, tools and equipment
  • Notifying the Facilities Manager when restocking is needed
  • Communicating effectively with Hangar Management and Supervisors to ensure a seamless workflow and address any urgent cleaning or maintenance needs
  • Supporting in adhering to Health & Safety guidelines, ensuring a safe work environment for all hangar personnel
In order to be successful in this role, the Facility & Equipment Maintenance Operative will need to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
  • High school diploma or equivalent education
  • Previous experience in facilities management, cleaning or maintenance roles is preferred
  • Basic knowledge of cleaning techniques, equipment handling and waste disposal practices
  • Ability to use basic hand tools for minor repairs and maintenance tasks
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to maintain high cleanliness and safety standards
  • Willingness to work in a physically demanding environment and perform tasks that involve standing, bending, lifting and reaching
  • Knowledge of safety protocols when handling cleaning chemicals and equipment
  • Flexibility to work in shifts, including evenings and weekends as required
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Right to live and work in the UK
If you think this is the role for you and you have the necessary skills and attributes, please apply today or contact JMC Aviation for more details.
Please note that due to the high level of applicants we will only be contacting shortlisted candidates regarding this role.
For this opportunity JMC Aviation Ltd is acting as an employment agency.

Job details

Ref: SAV/SF/HQ00015198

Type: Permanent

Location: Prestwick

Hiring Consultant: Samuel Fawkes

Job Type: Permanent

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