SGS is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. Trusted all over the world, SGS is a market leader because we put 100% passion, pride and innovation into everything we do. We encourage new ideas. We welcome people who challenge the way we do things. And we will be 100% committed to helping you reach your full potential.
At SGS, we have an open corporate and international culture, we offer a dynamic work environment in a leading global company. Our high professional standards and our sustainability approach guarantee you a future-oriented work environment. We invest in our employees for the long term and we are committed to supporting your development within the company.
As Facility Assistant you’ll be responsible for ensuring that the SGS Glasgow site is maintained to provide a work environment that meets Company and legislative requirements.
You’ll provide the support required to maintain the facility and essential plant in good order, including any required assistance to sub-contractor engineers when on site.
Perform facility cleaning and housekeeping duties, laboratories, stores and access corridors and maintain appropriate records as per Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
Perform laboratory temperature checks and record on SOP forms, and laboratory air pressure checks, changing of gas cylinders and any other ancillary work when required.
Carry out laboratory sink sanitising.
Provide back up support on fire detection tests as required and record dates and times of all activities. Reporting any faults, out of specification issues etc. to facility management.
Provide regular updates to relevant management, for example: on the general cleanliness within a department.
Perform a degree of basic electrical, plumbing and joinery maintenance within the facility, report repairs to management and, when required, log events in the Equipment database.
To be successful in this role, you’ll need strong communication and organisational skills, plus a willingness to partake in appropriate internal and external training to gain related skills.
The following attributes would be desirable, but not essential;
Experience of facility management, including health and safety and site security
Experience of working within a GMP/GLP laboratory
Basic electrical / plumbing / joinery skills
Good basic secondary education
Electrical, plumbing and joinery qualifications
As Facility Assistant, you’ll receive a competitive salary based on experience, plus you’ll benefit from a 10% performance bonus, retail discount scheme, private health cover after 1 years’ service, a contributory pension scheme and life cover.
Job Title: Facility Assistant
Job Type: Permanent
Hours: 35 per week
Job Location: Glasgow
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