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About the role

Based in the heart of the city centre and as one of the largest employers in Leicester, we are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff.

As part of our Portering and Cleaning Services team, you will play a vital role in supporting the day-to-day operations of our Estates Division by completing a wide variety of tasks. This will include minor repairs, grounds maintenance, setting up of teaching and conference rooms, safety equipment compliance testing and supporting University events.

You will receive full training and the equipment required to enable you to complete your work to the highest standards and you’ll enjoy a supportive working environment that offers both job security and the chance to progress your career. 
About you

As an excellent communicator, you’ll be comfortable interacting with a range of staff, students and visitors in a variety of different settings. You will be a hard-working team player who takes a genuine pride in your work, is happy working independently and as part of a larger team and supports colleagues when the need arises. A full UK driving licence is essential


You will work 35 hours a week on a rota basis (5 days out of 7) with a shift pattern of either 7am – 3pm or 3pm – 11pm so flexibility with working patterns is essential.
4-week shift pattern as follows: 3 earlies and 1 late ( 5 from 7).
Additional information

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome and should be made to Fredy Caballero, Facilities Manager, on fdjcf1@leicester.ac.uk

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located in the heart of the UK, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in a supportive and varied environment that values hard work and recognises individual achievement. 

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here