Nottingham College

Estates Officer

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£17,711 - £20,500 per annum
26 Oct 2021
29 Oct 2021
Job Function
Estates and Facilities
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Kia Car Scheme
  • Annual Travel Passes Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to Additional Annual Leave
  • Discounts
  • Access to NUS/TOTUM Discount
  • Employee Assistance Helpline


City Hub
111 Canal Street, Nottingham, NG1 7HB

Nottingham College is extremely proud of its estate and want to ensure it is cared for by the best people.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable and dedicated Estates Officer to join the existing team. The role will include; maintenance of the buildings and site, health and safety checks, porterage, key holding, etc. The post holders will be responsible for ensuring that their designated campus building is prepared and made ready for teaching each morning.

You will be based at the City Hub but will be asked to travel to different campuses. An element of out of hours’ work might be required from time to time for events taking place beyond the normal academic day.

Previous experience of a site maintenance role is essential.

The successful candidate will need to have:

  • A knowledge and understanding of specific premises issues e.g. security systems, heating systems.
  • Ability to competently and safely carry out a range of everyday DIY jobs.
  • Ability to safely use basic power tools and other equipment to make minor repairs and improvements.
  • Ability to deal with emergencies and unexpected events in a calm, safe and systematic manner.
  • Ability to communicate effectively (both verbally and in writing) to an excellent standard.
  • Ability to maintain a record-keeping system for monitoring planned and statutory maintenance.
  • Understanding to take further training, where necessary, and apply it to current position.

The post will be shortlisted against the essential and desirable criteria at application stage from the person specification. Please ensure that you have a look at the specification attached to the Role Profile and complete your application directly from this, clearly demonstrating how you meet each of the criteria detailed as these specifications are an integral part of the selection process.

For further details on this post which the job description and person specification cannot answer for you, please contact Karen Zargarbashi

Interviews are planned for 4th November 2021

Our values mean we work together, as One Team. As One Team in our commitment to creating an inclusive environment, promoting inclusivity and respect with a culture that supports our college community of staff and students to achieve their full potential and celebrate all aspects of diversity. Achieving our aim to be an employer of choice will be through striving to lead an environment that is free from discrimination, harassment, bullying and victimisation.

We believe that a diverse workforce leads to an organisation that is more innovative, more creative and gets better results. We want our workforce to represent the diversity of the people and communities that we serve. We also want our workplace to be one where different experiences, expertise and perspectives are valued and where everyone is encouraged to grow and develop. We are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that successful candidates may need.

Nottingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of our students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including employer references and an enhanced DBS check will be required

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.

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