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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Facilities Assistant in Christchurch, United Kingdom

Facilities Assistant

Curtiss-Wright is looking for a Facilities Assistant to join our Facilities team at our state-of-the-art facility by Bournemouth Airport. This role will provide crucial support for our business ensuring the smooth running of the building, quick resolution of any issues and operating to comply with Health & Safety measures at all times. The Facilities Assistant will be responsible for a variety of facility maintenance functions to include general maintenance activities, hosting external contractors, supporting the business units as needed and a variety of ad-hoc duties.

Location : Christchurch, UK

Your Challenge:

  • Supporting maintenance mechanics and facilities staff by performing maintenance duties such as furniture moves, electrical projects, spot painting and/or cleaning, light construction and/or exterior cleanup.

  • Working outside with contractors on building and equipment repairs.

  • Operating site equipment as needed, using hand and power tools as necessary.

  • Performing other activities such as audio-visual (AV) set up for meetings or conferences, inter-office mail deliveries.

  • Responsible for recycling and associated duties.

  • Maintaining documentation such as power diagrams, network diagram, space usage, etc.

  • Supporting vendors/contractors such as security force, cafeteria etc.

  • Ensuring Health & Safety is followed at all times.

Your Expertise:

  • Proven maintenance skills ideally gained from a manufacturing environment.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Ability to work under own initiative and ability to prioritize tasks.

  • Flexibility to work ad-hoc hours to meet the needs of the role.

This position may require exposure to export-controlled information and subject to additional security screening. In the event information provided during the security screening reveals ineligibility to access export-controlled information, any offer of employment may be reconsidered or withdrawn.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition ( and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.