About The Role
As Facilities Maintenance Technician you will be expected to react to issues reported on the facilities helpdesk, take ownership of compliance-based tasks including weekly fire alarm testing and emergency light testing. You will also work on various maintenance and project jobs around the company and will be responsible for helping to schedule the repair and maintenance of all site equipment and facilities. CDP UK is currently based over multiple sites with our Head Office based in Toft. You will be required to travel between local sites to carry out various maintenance tasks and duties.

Reporting to the Assistant Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for identifying issues on site including site repairs, electrical systems, machines, furniture etc. that is considered important for the functioning of the facility. You will be responsible for purchasing and maintaining stocks for tube lights, bulbs, switches, electric cables, taps, stationery, or any other requirements.

The health and safety, and security of the site(s) and its facilities is another responsibility of the facilities department. As part of the team, you will actively promote safety standards, and where appropriate conduct tests to ensure that the safety systems, alarms, etc., are working. 

This is an excellent opportunity to enhance or gain practical hands-on experience and expand your mechanical, electronics, and facilities skills. 

About You
  • Take pride in your work both in terms of accuracy and quality 
  • Previous experience in a repair, support and/or technician role is essential
  • Be a self-motivated and pro-active individual 
  • Experience in Health and Safety, Fire Safety and First Aid is highly desirable
  • Experience in regular Safety Site checks would be desirable
  • Able to manage your own workload and work with tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high standard of output
  • Be an efficient planner who understands the importance of each process and prioritizes it according to degree of importance
  • Desire to learn new methods and skills/techniques
  • Be an excellent communicator who can maintain a clear flow of information across the organisation and concerned parties
  • You will need a clean driving licence as you will need to travel between sites
About Us
Cambridge Design Partnership (CDP) is an end-to-end innovation partner, propelling global brands and ambitious start-ups to success. We build breakthrough products and services – from insight to ideas, prototypes to production – bringing innovation to life. Our teams are multi-disciplinary, uniting scientific rigor, design ingenuity, and engineering excellence for consumer, healthcare, and industrial clients. People-centred, deeply collaborative, and – above all – expert, we’re uniquely positioned to shape the future for consumers, patients, and industry. Even our ownership model is innovative: We’re 100% owned by our employees, ensuring an open culture and a total commitment to our projects’ success. As part of our benefits package we offer:
  • flexible working 
  • a discretionary bonus
  • excellent learning and development opportunities
  • a 12% non-contributory pension
  • private healthcare
  • electric vehicle lease salary sacrifice scheme
  • share incentive plan
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays