Shrewsbury School

Estates Technician

Permanent, full-time

Shrewsbury School occupies a large estate, with a corresponding large number of buildings. There are various services installed within these buildings that require regular checks, particularly:

  • Water temperature
  • Emergency lighting operation
  • Portable appliances

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join our Estates Department at Shrewsbury School to assist with the undertaking of these checks.

In addition, the postholder will become involved with Site Warden and general caretaker duties and responsibilities under the direction of the Site Safety & Security Officer.

The ideal candidate will have knowledge of working in buildings, and be of a practical nature, they must be methodical in their work, and be capable of good record keeping. Some experience of the duties detailed above would be an advantage, but not necessary as full training will be provided.

This is an ideal role for a well organised, friendly and enthusiastic individual. You will be a good problem solver with the ability to liaise and communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders in a busy working environment.

We offer a competitive salary with an attractive employment and further details can be found in the job description.

Closing date for completed application forms:  12pm (noon), Friday 29 November 2019.  Interviews to be held:  Monday 9 December 2019

Please find available to download below, all relevant documents to apply:


Job Description & Person Specification

Recruitment Guidance Notes

Application Form (word document) or (pdf)

Alternatively please email or telephone 01743 280 834.

Applicants will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service.

You must have the right to work in the UK to apply for this position.

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