Maintenance / Shop-Fit Operative

Location Glasgow
Discipline: Maintenance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000 - £26000 per annum
Contact name: Conor Winchle

Contact email:
Job ref: SHMO_1676628460
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Maintenance Operative

- Glasgow

- Full time, Permanent

- £26,000 per annum

The primary role of a Property Maintenance / Shop fit Operative is to optimise property condition and quality and to ensure the building is kept in a safe working condition. The need to maintain a high level of quality, providing maximum customer satisfaction whilst delivering the works in a cost effective way and where possible resolving the issue in a timely manner. Whilst carrying out repair works onsite conduct a site inspection to ensure that unreported works are captured via the maintenance help desk. Undertake larger scale planned maintenance works and shop fitting / refurbishment works working with other trades and contractors.

Main Responsibilities

  • Understanding the mechanism of buildings including electrical, plumbing, plant, safety systems and equipment.
  • Providing first and immediate response to fault finding whilst maximising quality and ensuring cost effectiveness.
  • Reporting and rectifying any property H&S issue whilst on site where possible.
  • Completing work orders and recording materials that are used on the job.
  • Emergency works required to make safe buildings in response to hazardous events e.g.: floods / fire damage / security breaches.
  • Complete trade disrupting works out of hours where identified.
  • Respond to the helpdesk requests, providing a professional and timely service.
  • Advising the company's management when additional planned works are required due to aging structure and fabric issues.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Apprenticeship or Craft Equivalent and with experience or have come from a City & Guilds/NVQ Level 2 equivalent. Ideally with previous experience in equivalent role.
  • IPAF (International Powered Access Federation).
  • PASMA (tower scaffolding trained).
  • Annual asbestos awareness certification in accordance with UKAS accreditation.
  • Health and Safety awareness together with basic First Aid and rescue skills.
  • Good general construction knowledge with up to date working practices and standards.
  • IT competence with the ability to work with email and maintenance software packages.
  • Excellent personal organisational skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Competent in problem solving, planning and decision making.
  • Ability to be able to react to none planned / emergency works when required.


  • Pension
  • 15% Card Factory colleague discount in-store and online
  • Save As You Earn scheme
  • Financial Wellbeing Support
  • Financial Education Tools
  • Salary Advance
  • Seasonal incentive schemes
  • Retail Management Apprenticeship Programmes with local providers with access to a virtual internal network for learning together
  • Discounted gym membership, mobile phone contracts, and car leasing
  • Discounts across 100's of UK retailers
  • Employee Assistance Programme - access to tools to support mental, physical, and financial wellbeing
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, and Adoption leave

If you believe you are suitable for this position, please apply now, interviews are taking place immediately!