Who are we ?
Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile? Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – Our key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Site Maintenance and Stores Support opportunity.
How you will utilise your expertise:
This role is working with our Maintenance team looking after our Holwell site in Melton Mowbray. You will be busy fixing, repairing, and making good our workplace with your great practical skills, as well as helping make our stores the efficient service required to keep our maintenance engineers working without delays:
Setting up and carrying out a programme of general maintenance of site services (eg access doors, plumbing etc)
Developing and managing housekeeping standards in our site stores
Work closely with the site purchasing assistant to help reduce spend and improve availability of spare parts
React to site priorities as they come up and feedback to effected parties as to lead times and programmes of work
Be the go to person on site to get things done quickly and contribute to improving our site for everyone who works at or visits Holwell.
What kind of person are we looking for?
First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?
Proactive and confident using own initiative
A breadth of practical skills such as general plumbing, joinery, using tools and materials safely etc.
Competent using computers
A great communicator, you will be talking daily to different site teams, suppliers and contractors
Understanding of commercial practices and working within corporate policies and procedures in relation to buying, auditing etc
Experience reading engineering drawings would be an advantage
Who are Saint-Gobain?
Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.
You are applying to work with Saint Gobain PAM, this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.
Our Ambition as a business?
At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.
Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.
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