Maintenance Operative

Job Description

Labourer required to carry out general handyperson tasks on one of the largest and busiest Rail Depots in the UK.

With a flexible approach to work as no two days will be the same, you will be given an individual training plan in order to be able to turn your hand to electrical, mechanical and general labouring tasks, both working in a team and independently.


Wolverton, Milton Keynes

Role and Responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance and light repairs.
  • Perform routine landscaping on the grounds.
  • Paint and fill gaps or crevices (on walls, sidewalks etc.)
  • Undertake light installation and working from heights.
  • Repair equipment or appliances.
  • Carrying out plumbing related tasks including installation and maintenance of appliances and pipes across the site.

The Candidate

  • Happy working outside in all weather conditions.
  • Capable of working in a team


  • Can do attitude and willing to turn your hand to any task.
  • Hands on experience completing similar tasks.


  • Plumbing skills.

Likely Job Titles: 

Repair, Fixer, Handy Worker, Handyperson, Handyman, Handywomen, Maintenance Worker, Technician, Tradesman, Tradeswomen, 

About Ford & Stanley Group

Ford & Stanley Group are in the business of people and performance. Our mission is to create one million better workdays through facilitating great recruitment, leadership and occupational mental fitness.

Ford & Stanley Group Ltd is a Disability Confident Committed employer and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all opportunity seekers. We shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief or political beliefs and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.