General Maintenance Technician

  • Full Time
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • You speak Dutch and French – knowledge of English is a plus

Company Details

Serco is among the leading Space Industry and Services Companies

Job Introduction

As one of the leading international companies providing quality public services, Serco’s United Kingdom – Europe region employs 31,700 women and men in 11 different countries, including Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, France and Italy. Serco combines commercial know-how with an eye for quality public services. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and ensure the delivery of essential services that will make a difference to ordinary civil society.

In Belgium, Serco provides technical support to the Commandant De Hemptinne barracks in Heverlee and to the military base of the Meerdaalwoud in Oud-Heverlee. Serco is a reliable partner for providing support services to British Armed Forces and Australian Defense Force military bases. We provide a wide range of quality services in sensitive areas around the world and provide daily support to more than 200,000 military personnel. Building on our deep and unparalleled understanding of the logistical needs of military organizations, we ensure that our offer matches the specific needs of the Belgian Defence. We use our extensive knowledge of military installations to make our presence unnoticeable to the operational military activities of Defense and also to provide an excellent service in terms of maintenance and facility management. Thanks to our experience in other geographic areas, we are able to offer a different perspective on local challenges and thus offer new solutions.

We are looking for a Handyman to join our team for one of our contracts in Sint-Truiden in the defense sector, a 45-minute drive from Leuven. It is therefore necessary to have a car for this position. 

We are also recruiting a concierge to join our teams for one of our contracts in Sint-Truiden in the defense sector, 45 minutes by car from Leuven. it is therefore essential for this position to own a car. 

Role Responsibility


Main responsibilities

You take care of the maintenance and minor repairs (interior and exterior) of the building complex. You ensure that the standards for quality, cleanliness, safety and security are respected.

What do we ask?

  • You are regularly responsible for painting and cleaning activities;
  • You oversee the HVAC system (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) and make configurations and minor adjustments to the rooms/furniture/etc. for optimal use of the spaces;
  • You continuously carry out visual inspections of the building and grounds;
  • You provide preventive maintenance;
  • You report on the necessary major repairs to the Administrator of the Site;
  • You provide support in other areas if necessary


Main responsibilities

You are responsible for the maintenance and small repairs (interior and exterior) of the building complex. In doing so, you will ensure that standards of quality, cleanliness, safety and security are met.

What will your missions be?

  • You are regularly responsible for painting and cleaning activities;
  • You oversee the HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) system and make minor setups and adjustments to rooms / furniture / etc. in order to optimize the use of space;
  • Permanent visual inspections of the building and grounds;
  • You ensure preventive maintenance;
  • Report major repairs to the site manager;
  • Provide support in other areas as required.

Successful Candidate

The Ideal Candidate

  • You already have some experience in a similar role;
  • You speak Dutch and French – knowledge of English is a plus;
  • You have an interest/basic knowledge of plumbing, painting, HVAC, electrical and/or other general repair skills;
  • You are able to comply with agreements, rules and procedures in a timely manner;
  • You are structured and you act with integrity


Any job offer is conditional on providing documents to verify your identity and eligibility for work as required by law.

Applicants are reminded that they will be asked to present such documentation during the recruitment process.

Contact a recruiter if you need more information about acceptable types of documentation required for identity and work permit verification.

Package Description

  • Serco is looking for 1 janitor/handyman (M/F)
  • Serco is looking for a concierge (M / F)

About the Company

Serco’s legacy over the past 40 years has placed us in the Top 50 for public business services.

What unites Serco’s ever-growing workforce is the passion for providing quality service. To stay ahead of the curve, we must constantly evolve and improve the way we deliver our services, and everyone at Serco can play a role in this.

Serco offers a conducive environment for the encouragement of ideas and an extensive network of best practice support to help them turn their ideas into action.

If you share our values, you can reach over 50,000 colleagues around the world who are just as passionate as you are about providing quality service.

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