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Mitie General Assistant (Healthcare) in Watford, United Kingdom

Contract Type: Permanent Hours: 37.5 hours per week In your new role as a General Assistant (Healthcare), you will need to use products carefully, and in line with instruction and ensuring that all equipment is kept clean, well maintained and in safe working order. You will need to report any safety deficiencies, incidents, near misses, ill health and environmental incidents to your manager. You will be responsible for basic food preparation working alongside the chef team, ensuring that all times they comply with the NHS colour coding system and having an awareness of Food Safety Procedures and follow guidelines. You will have a full knowledge and understanding of the designated cleaning area, including the agreed work to be carried out and time allocated to their area. You will need to communicate effectively with all the teams to ensure there is a seamless way of working across the contract, and bring to life the Mitie values on a daily basis and demonstrate the exceptional everyday. What you'll get in return: In return we will offer you holiday entitlement, pension contributions, life cover, discount through MiDeals to over 850 high street retailers, cycle to work, options to buy extra holiday, save as you earn scheme, share incentive plan, recognition and wellbeing incentives such as Mitie Stars and many other benefits. In order to be successful in this role you will need have a basic level of English, (reading, writing), previous cleaning experience is desirable but not essential and have a flexible approach to the role. You will need to be a strong communicator, who can easily interact with customers and team members. You will need to be enthusiastic, conscientious, diligent and committed, with a flexible approach and a "can-do" attitude. You will need to maintain a good working relationship with Mitie employees, NHS trust employees and hospital patients. This role will involve some manual handling, with bending/stretching and heavy lifting required. Note This job description Is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role envisaged for this position and the range of duties undertaken. Specific tasks and objectives will be agreed with the post holder throughout the period of employment. The job description may be varied from time to time by the Company to reflect changes in the post holder’s role and/or the needs of the business.