Maintenance & Watch Officer

Created in the former regional headquarters of the National Bank of Belgium, the Mosa Ballet School comes to life in this emblematic building located on Place Saint-Paul in the centre of Liège (Belgium).  In total, more than 10,000 m² of infrastructure have been radically transformed into educational, cultural and sporting spaces in order to offer young dancers and teaching staff a living and working environment that makes them want to surpass themselves every day.

Under the supervision of the Infrastructure, Venues and Carbon Print Manager, you will be responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of the school's infrastructure and equipment, as well as for monitoring the building and ensuring compliance with safety regulations. 

Your main tasks are as follows: 

Management and maintenance of the infrastructure

Carrying out and monitoring regular maintenance operations or one-off interventions (repairs, compliance, etc.) of the installations for the smooth running of the school

Management of IT systems linked to the infrastructure (access control, fire, cameras, room reservation system, etc.)

Supporting regular (e.g. daily cleaning of the premises) and occasional (e.g. maintenance of equipment) contractors

Taking out and putting back garbage bins and/or containers, and bulky items

Participating in moving and/or handling work

Participating in ancillary tasks, in particular the maintenance of spaces before the opening to the public

Participate in maintaining the cleanliness of the site (waste collection, replacement of bin bags, daily replenishment of disinfectant products, etc.) and ensure the maintenance of the pavements and surroundings in all seasons (leaf collection, snow removal, etc.).


Security 

Opening and closing doors and access routes to the school

Checking emergency blocks, fire alarms and other safety-related devices

Regularly reviewing public areas, living, dancing and storage areas and facilities to ensure compliance and proper operation. Carrying out preventive diagnosis of any potential malfunctions

Ensuring the surveillance and access control functions of the spaces and enforcing the regulations 

Intervene in the event of an attack on people or property: break-ins, damage, theft, accidents, etc., by implementing the instructions provided for this purpose 

Removing doubts in the event of an intrusion alarm

Participating in the information/orientation of students and the public if necessary

Ensuring that movement and the use of common areas are carried out in a calm manner and in accordance with the rules of social life

Helping and assisting employees / workers with student hygiene and safety

Active participation in fire drills and evacuation measures  


Carbon footprint

Active participation in measures to reduce the carbon footprint of the Mosa 

Veille

In rotation with the other team members, accommodation in the building in order to ensure a permanent presence

Relay of the educational team in case of emergency to manage with the students (trip to the hospital etc.)

This function participates on an ad hoc basis in the Quand On Danse programme.  

This team work requires a high degree of availability and irregular working hours, with a variable amplitude depending on the events programmed.



Must Have

  • Good handyman with a great sense of practicality and observation

  • High level of professionalism, rigour and initiative

  • Self-control and quick reaction to unexpected situations

  • Knowledge and application of strict hygiene rules

  • Courtesy and quality of contact, available and willing to listen

  • Willingness to maintain a qualitative, welcoming and warm living space

  • Ability to be firm

  • Great ease of use of software

  • Knowledge of the Office Suite: Word, Excel and Powerpoint

  • Fluent in French and English

Nice to Have

  • First aid training

  • Interest in art and culture

  • Knowledge of building maintenance or security software

We Offer

  • An opportunity to participate in an exceptional project with global ambitions

  • A beautiful, historic and fully renovated working environment

  • A competitive salary

  • A permanent contract with a starting date on mid-August 2022