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Maintenance Technician (Electrical)

Deadline for applications:15th September 2019

Job overview

Study Group in Brighton is looking for a maintenance technician to provide a committed approach to both proactive and reactive maintenance duties covering our college study centre, student accommodation buildings and Head Office location as outlined in the key responsibilities below. This role will focus on the electrical maintenance.

Contract: Full time, permanent
£26,000 FTE per annum

Key responsibilities

  • Carry out first line electrical, hot water and heating diagnostics and basic repairs.
  • Carry out basic building repairs including painting, basic carpentry, floor repairs etc.
  • Respond efficiently to maintenance fault calls with a committed approach through to their completion.
  • Assist in the completion of facilities planned preventative maintenance activities.
  • Supervise and monitor our sub-contractor engineers whilst on-site.
  • Assist in delivering our Health and safety management processes.
  • Deliver a clean working environment including basic gardening, jet washing and bailing.
  • Be proactive in setting up rooms for key events, examinations, meetings and student activity. 
  • Assist in site portage requirements, removals, supplier collections as and when required.
  • Assist in emergency situations as fire warden to ensure student, staff & contractor safety.

Qualifications and training

  • Basic commercial electrics
  • Basic Heating system
  • Fire Safety
  • Health & Safety
  • First-line heating and electrics diagnostics.
  • Painting & decorating
  • Have a keen eye for detail
  • Good PC skills including online portals and all Microsoft Office programmes
  • Have a proactive approach to a safe and clean working environment
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and follow specified procedures.

About Study Group

Study Group is a global leader in preparing students for international academic success and rewarding careers through a transformational learning experience. Our global recruitment teams enrolled over 30,000 students from 142 countries in 2018. The universities we work with trust us to increase their international footprint, access student diversity and provide assured progression, so they can continue to focus on academic excellence.

Organisational compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

Study Group processes your information in line with data protection regulations. Please see our Candidate Privacy Policy.

How to apply

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. If you are interested in finding out more then please submit a CV on our jobs board and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

What does a role at Study Group mean?


We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.


We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.


We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.


We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.