New apprenticeships Property Maintenance Operative
Property Maintenance Operative Standard is designed for people starting to work as maintenance assistance, facilities assistants, maintenance engineers, multi-skilled technicians. The main role is to optimise property conditions and quality to ensure the building is kept in a safe working condition. This role requires good customer service skills and a commitment to customer satisfaction, an understanding of how building systems operate, including electrical, plumbing plant and safety systems. It includes the ability to identify and rectify faults in the building fabric which requires hands-on building maintenance skills and techniques.
In order to meet the apprenticeship standards, apprentices must:
- Complete a logbook/ portfolio of evidence*
- Complete a graded research assignment*
- Achieve Level 1 English
- Achieve Level 1 Maths