Facilities Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00003758-1
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: University for the Creative Arts
  • Location: Canterbury
  • Salary: £23,700 to £25,138
  • Sector: Construction & Building Services, Education & Childcare, Real Estate & Property
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The University for the Creative Arts is seeking an experienced Facilities Assistants to assist our busy
Estates and Facilities department based at the Canterbury campus (with occasional travel to our
other campuses). The post is an important and responsible position, and your main duties will
include opening and locking of the premises, security, fire prevention, goods in/out, basic
maintenance, and support to the University and its departments.

You will be expected to work as part of a team on a regular shift pattern (morning and afternoon) as well as being part of the
emergency / out of hours on call duties on a rota basis with a paid ‘out of hours’ allowance.

You will have good interpersonal skills as there will be daily contact with staff, students, and the

You will also be able to work on your own initiative and be flexible in your approach to work.

A good awareness of IT is essential as is the willingness to become a trained first aid member of

This role requires for you to have an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check where if
you were successful the University will arrange.

For an informal conversation regarding the role please contact Andrei Vasile, Facilities Supervisor
(Canterbury) at andrei.vasile2@uca.ac.uk or 01227 817302

For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website https://jobs.ucreative.ac.uk
Closing date: Wednesday, 29 th May 2024

The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) aims to be a welcoming and inclusive University that is
truly representative of all sections of society. We particularly encourage applications from people
from minoritised ethnic groups and people with disabilities who are currently under-represented
within the University.
Please note UCA may close a vacancy early in the event of high numbers of applications being