Maintenance Assistants

Location: Woburn Forest Village - Bedfordshire

Hours of Work: Full and Part-time Hours Available

Salary/Hourly Rate: £7.95 - £8.88 per hour dependent upon qualification

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 25 September 2018

Maintenance Assistants

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.


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. 


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


We are now looking to recruit Maintenance Assistants to join the Technical Services Team.  Your responsibilities will include:

  • Attending call outs to guest accommodation as well as the on-site guest and staff facilities
  • Carrying out and completing tasks and resolving maintenance issues
  • Ensuring that any work not completed is communicated via a shift book and/or job sheet
  • Consulting with the Technical Services Management Team on work issues which may cause future problems
  • Carrying out general maintenance and planned preventative maintenance tasks as required
  • Rectifying any health and safety issues

Please note the part-time position will involve riding a bike (provided by Center Parcs).


We have both a full and part-time contract opportunity available:

  • 40 hours per 4 week period – Working every Monday and Friday 10am – 3pm
  • 160 hours per 4 week period – Working hours will fall between 8am and 6pm including some weekends

This means that your hours and days of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period. Public / bank holidays will be worked on a rota basis.


Essential requirements:

  • Practical working knowledge and experience in general maintenance
  • Attention to detail
  • Must hold a current UK Full driving licence (full-time applicants only)

Desirable requirements:

  • ISRM qualification (National Spa Pool Plant Operators certificate)
  • NVQ qualification or equivalent
  • PAT testing C&G 2377

Closing date:  25 September 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held:  Week commencing 1 October 2018

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

Apply now