Cleaner/Caretaker

Closing Date
Job Ref CTAKER-PT-0224
Term Part Time
Other Info 16 – 24 hours per week

About FAST

FAST is an advanced manufacturing company, specialising in bespoke machine build, automation, robotics, and software solutions for companies globally.

With 25 years’ experience in industrial automation, FAST provides best in class automation solutions with a proven track record in the application of automation across all sectors and industries.  We develop bespoke technical solutions for a global client base, focusing on state-of-the-art automation technologies that are developed and can be deployed into manufacturing facilities with immediate effect.

We partner with industry leaders across the world and can provide a comprehensive portfolio comprising individual robots and robotic cells for automated production steps, all the way to large-scale customised systems.

We help our customers automate so they can focus on their core business.

 

What does this role contribute to the Company?

We are seeking a diligent and proactive caretaker to oversee the maintenance and security of our manufacturing facility to include equipment and vehicles.  The successful candidate will be ensuring the cleanliness, safety and functionality of the premises and vehicles.  This role requires attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and the ability to work independently to maintain a productive and secure environment.

 

What we will ask of you:

  • Conduct routine inspections of the manufacturing facility and vehicles to identify and address any maintenance or safety issues.
  • Perform minor repairs and maintenance tasked as needed.
  • Monitor and maintain cleanliness standards throughout the facility, including production areas, offices areas, break rooms, reception, and toilets.
  • Responsible for ordering cleaning consumables and proper storage and handling of hazardous materials.
  • Responsible for ensuring all bins are emptied and waste/materials disposed of as per regulations.
  • Conduct regular inspections of fire extinguishers, emergency exits and other safety equipment to ensure functionality and compliance.
  • Maintain records of maintenance activities on equipment and vehicles, inspections, and provide reports to management as needed.
  • Uphold the company standards for cleanliness, safety, and professionalism.
  • Working with office manager to organise outside contractors for the removal or recyclable materials.
  • An advantage to those applicants who have previous forklift driving experience to carryout forklift duties on a reach truck.

 

What we are looking for:

Essential:

  • Previous experience in facility maintenance or a similar role within a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and perform basic repairs on equipment, vehicles and building.
  • Physical ability to lift and move heavy objects, climb ladders, and perform tasks requiring manual dexterity.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and best practice for manufacturing environment.
  • Proficiency in using basic computer applications for record-keeping and communication purposes.
  • Full UK Driving License.

 

Desirable

  • Valid Reach Forklift Truck License

 

What will we do for you?

In return we offer you the opportunity to work in a progressive innovative organisation, with ongoing rapid business growth, with opportunities for development. Our client base includes some of the world’s most successful technology-based companies and world leaders in manufacturing.  You will have autonomy to manage your own workload, with a friendly and supportive team to work with.

 

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