At IKEA, we like to do things a little differently and we like to have fun whilst we do it. We currently have a position available within Facilities for an FM Co-worker and we are looking for the right person who can work as part of a team or individually ensuring that our stores are maintained to a high standard, providing a great environment for our co-workers and customers. The ideal candidate will need to be self-motivated, have good organizational skills and be confident in communicating at all levels. Ideally, you will have a background in maintenance and hold a trade qualification either electrical, mechanical or plumbing, although this is not essential.
It is essential that the ideal candidate: • Has a good understanding of the Facilities function • Has an awareness of M&E and the FM Services • Is competent in completing facilities tasks and using tools • Is able to manage FM projects and work to deadlines • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Desirable knowledge/experience in: • Facilities experience in a retail environment • Facilities Management systems • COSHH,PASMA,HASAW Regulations • Site H&S regulations, understanding, reading, producing method statements, risk assessment and permits to work • Working at Height: MEWP/IPAF • BMS & CAFM systems knowledge • Knowledge and competence with contractor management as well as ensuring legal compliance.
The role of a facility co-worker is to deliver site-based facility management services to ensure a sustainable, safe, clean and functional environment for other co-workers, visitors, and customers. A key aspect of this role will be having a passion to maintain our property and equipment with the ability to learn and develop the site maintenance and management with support from the facility Management Specialist. General Building Maintenance Examples: • Minor plumbing / electrical repairs • Equipment maintenance • Toilet maintenance • Door repairs • Painting
ABOUT THIS WORK AREA
IKEA UK & Ireland is has a vibrant culture where ideas are heard, where there is an opportunity to learn new skills, and where the goal always is “to create a better everyday life for the many people”. We give down-to-earth, straightforward people the possibility to grow, both as individuals and in their professional roles. We make sure to secure, build, and maintain our physical locations - from stores to offices to factories – to meet the needs of the many people. Together we lead the way in delivering safe, compliant, sustainable, and innovative solutions for every property. And we feel a great sense of pride in seeing everything working smoothly!
This position is permanent and will be working Monday to Friday from 07:00 - 15:45pm with a 1 in 3-weekend shift rotation.
Internal Applications: We ask that you please include an up-to-date Talent Profile with your application. Talent Profile templated can be found via Inside.
External Applications: To enable us to get to know you in the best way, we ask you to attach an up-to-date copy of your CV with a cover letter outlining your motivation to join the IKEA Facilities Management Team.
Advertising Closing Date: June 2021
Successfully shortlisted candidates will be invited to a virtual interview with the hiring team.
If you have any questions regarding the role or around the recruitment experience please contact Cheryl Craig.