Facilities Management (FM) services, is the term used for a group of staff who provide a range of non-clinical functions to ensure that the maintenance and operation of the site runs smoothly for the clinical staff and patients.
Under the Governments PFI, (Private Finance Initiative), Contractors were awarded the contract to build and provide the FM services for a period of 30 years.
Car Parking Service: This is an ISO 2000 accredited service which provides the management and policing of all car parks on site.
Catering – Non-Patient: B Level Restaurant serves a range of hot foods, snacks and drinks to staff and visitors.
Catering – Patient: All dietary requirements of patients are catered for; this includes information on food allergens.
Security: A 24 hour, 7 day presence is provided to deal with security emergencies and scheduled issues.
Domestics: The cleanliness in all areas is paramount. We pride ourselves on aiding clinical staff in keeping hospital infection rates low.
Telecoms: A dedicated switchboard team take over 1.3 millions calls each year. This service includes the repair and maintenance of the telecommunications systems.
Pest Control: An effective service is provided to control a variety pests in the grounds and buildings.
Grounds Maintenance: A professional horticultural service is provided keeping the grounds in a pristine condition.
Maintenance: A full reactive and planned maintenance service is provided ensuring hospital plant and equipment is running in an efficient and effective manner.
Portering: This service provides a proficient means of transferring patients to various departments within the hospital.
Postal: A postal service that deals with all incoming & outgoing mail. All incoming mail is delivered to the ward/department within 24 hours.
Receipt and Distribution: Controls the incoming and outgoing movement of goods for all parties.
Laundry and Linen: This includes the collection of dirty and supply of clean linen to agreed schedules. It includes: bed linen, towels, patient nightwear, theatre gowns (patient and staff).
Please apply online using the NHS website
Web Address www.jobs.nhs.uk
In the Location or Postcode box on the left hand side of this web page entry Portsmouth and this will bring up all jobs in a 10 mile radius of Portsmouth.
Scroll through the list to find vacancies for Patient Services Assistants or Housekeepers
If you require any assistance or information about how to apply please contact:
FM Offices B Level or Ground Floor of the FM Building QAH
Tel no 02392 286000 Ex 5811, E-Mail Helen.Harris@engie.com
Tel no 02392 286000 Ex 5336. E-Mail Carolin.Smith@engie.com
Written complaints should be addressed to:
Queen Alexandra Hospital
Southwick Hill Road
For more information please visit Making a Complaint