Maintenance Assistant

Location: Whinfell Forest Village - Cumbria

Hours of Work: Full-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £7.95 per hour - £8.77 per hour dependent upon qualifications

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 24 July 2018

Maintenance Assistant

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.

ABOUT US

From fixing faults to replacing items, joining our Technical Services team means you can be a superhero for families during their break. The dedicated team provide a speedy response to any service breakdown while delivering excellent care, so our guests can relax knowing they’re being taken care of. 

ABOUT THE BENEFITS

  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are now looking to recruit Maintenance Assistants to look after the Hot Tubs on our Village.  The role involves responsibility for the efficient operation of the Hot Tubs located at our exclusive lodges, including water quality testing, monitoring chemical levels, replacing the water twice a week and cleaning and general / preventative planned maintenance repairs to the Hot Tubs as required.  

Other responsibilities will include replenishing stock, tidying company vehicles, providing assistance to the Stores Controller in unpacking goods and assisting the Maintenance Technicians to ensure efficient operation of all general buildings, lodges and other equipment.

The successful candidate will be naturally cheerful and enjoy working as part of a team.  You must be proactive, organised and have a methodical approach to work and possess a willingness to learn new skills.

HOURS OF WORK

You will be contracted to work 160 hours per 4 week period working on a flexible basis, your hours and days of work could vary each week but you will always receive your contracted hours each period.

Shifts are generally 8am – 4.30pm and will include weekends and some public / bank holidays on a rota basis.

ABOUT YOU

Essential requirements:

  • Practical working knowledge and experience in general maintenance
  • Attention to detail
  • Full UK driving Licence
  • Good level of written and spoken English
  • Good basic DIY skills and willingness to learn new skills

Desirable requirements:

  • SPA Pool Plant Course Qualified
  • Previous experience of working with Hot Tubs would be advantageous

Closing date: 24 July 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held:  31 July 2018

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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