Beach Retreats Maintenance Coordinator
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Coordinator to join the team at Beach Retreats. (6 month contract)
Beach Retreats is a self-catering holiday letting agency based in North Cornwall, providing a full changeover and property management service to a growing portfolio of over 100 properties. Due to expansion, Beach Retreats is looking to recruit a maintenance co-ordinator to assist in dealing with property maintenance work including plumbing, painting, electrics and other miscellaneous repairs to properties as well as communicate with guests and owners and outside contractors to resolve maintenance issues as they arise. The successful candidate will have a solid background within maintenance preferably gained form working in hotels or serviced apartments. You will have a positive ‘can do’ attitude with a presentable, helpful approach.
What you would be doing on a weekly basis
As Maintenance Co-ordinator it will be your job to ensure our guests receive an unforgettable experience by working hard to maintain the fixtures and fittings across the Beach Retreats portfolio. Your responsibilities will include:
Providing front line, hands-on repair, maintenance and support services to our properties.
Diagnosing and detecting first line building faults and failures and action repairs.
Delivering minor repair and maintenance works including joinery, decorating, plumbing, heating and electrical works.
Providing support and assistance to others to aid them in their job e.g. external contractors.
Ensuring that allocated maintenance/repair works are risk assessed and safely carried out, with site based records kept for inspection.
Ordering and monitoring stock levels of common spare items e.g. light bulbs, fuel, minor electrical and plumbing spares.
Ensuring equipment is efficiently and effectively operated.
General Admin and support.
Experience of repair and maintenance duties and tasks within a live operational building.
The ability to diagnose and repair day to day property repairs.
Effective at dealing with planned maintenance items such as re-decoration, changing filters etc.
An NVQ2 in Maintenance Operations or equivalent.
Competency in basic decoration skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
The ability to create bespoke risk assessments for unusual tasks.
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