Apprenticeship Standard - Level 2 Property MaintenanceApply Now
Job roles include: Maintenance assistant, Property engineer, Facilities assistant, Maintenance engineer, Maintenance technician, Caretaker, Janitor and Multi-skilled technician,
The primary role of a Property Maintenance Operative is to optimise property condition and quality, and to ensure the building is kept in a safe working condition.
Property Maintenance Operatives need to maintain a high level of quality, whilst providing maximum satisfaction to customers, clients, guests and team. They will understand the mechanism of buildings including electrical, plumbing, plant, safety systems and equipment.
They will provide first and immediate response to fault finding, whilst maximising quality and ensuring cost effectiveness. They will ensure prevention of major damage that could result in extensive costs and minimise reactive intervention.
Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative Apprenticeship
Individual employers will identify any relevant entry requirements in terms of previous qualifications.
Initial assessment and diagnostic testing on English and maths will take place prior to commencement of the apprenticeship (Unless already achieved A-C, 4-9 GCSE or equivalent English & maths).
Apprentices without Level 1 English and Maths will need to achieve this prior to taking the end-point assessment.
THE PROPERTY MAINTENANCE APPRENTICESHIP PROVIDES THE OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN AND DEVELOP A RANGE OF KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND BEHAVIOURS INCLUDING:
Understand and demonstrate the importance of working safely at height
Understand and demonstrate the safe use of hand tools, for example screwdrivers, power drills, pliers, paper strippers and a variety other tools used in plumbing and carpentry
Understand and maintain plumbing and drainage systems, for example repairs to WC systems, leaking taps or water testing and unblocking drains
Carry out repairs to the fabric of a building, for example repairs to walls, doors, doorframes, skirting boards or plaster damage to internal
Demonstrate and understand the importance of the control of resources and stock
Record and report information accurately either internally or externally
Shows respect for all stakeholders
Take ownership of situations
Work independently and as part of a team
Completing this apprenticeship programme with its transferable skills will enable progression into roles such as a Technical Specialist e.g. Electrical or Plumbing and Supervisory and Management roles e.g. Facilities Management, across a wide range of sectors.